Museum exhibitions in London August 2017

Museums in London in August

Our guide to museum exhibitions in London during August 2017.

Museum exhibition in London at Science Museum

Free 

to Science Museum The Science Museum's 'Wounded: Conflict, Casualties and Care' exhibition will look at medicine during the Battle of the Somme.
Museum exhibition in London at Imperial War Museum

Free

to Imperial War Museum The Imperial War Museum will be putting on an exhibition by Edmund Clark, exploring State control and the War on Terror.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Natural History Museum

to Natural History Museum "Wildlife Photographer of the Year" returns to the Natural History Museum, with an exhibition of the the top 100 nature photos.
Museum exhibition in London at Star Wars at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena 'Star Wars Identities' is a huge new exhibition at The O2 with 200 props, models, costumes and artworks from the movies.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Churchill War Rooms

 

Churchill War Rooms Enjoy a private tour of the Churchill War Rooms, and experience Winston Churchill's wartime bunker from behind the glass.
Museum exhibition in London at Sir John Soane’s Museum

PickFree

Sir John Soane’s Museum On the first Tuesday of each month they open Sir John Soane's Museum in the evening, bathed in atmospheric candlelight.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Old Operating Theatre

Cheap

Old Operating Theatre Enjoy a demonstration of 19th-century surgery, held in the confines of the Old Operating Theatre at St. Thomas's Hospital.
Museum exhibition in London at Science Museum

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to Science Museum The Science Museum will be exploring the last 500 years of robots, with over 100 robots on display, plus 12 working models.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Victoria & Albert Museum

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to V&A 'Their Mortal Remains' is a huge new exhibition at the V&A about one of the most influential bands in rock: Pink Floyd.
Museum exhibition in London at British Museum

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to British Museum The British Museum will be putting on an exhibition of works by Japanese artist Hokusai, most famous for his 'Great Wave'.
 

We don’t have any more museum exhibitions, but how about these other days out in August?

Exclusive guided tour around Clarence HouseAugust 2017Enjoy a guided tour around Prince Charles and Camilla’s Clarence House, and be treated to a glass of champagne at the end.

Clarence House — Tour around Prince Charles’ homeAugust 2017Have a tour around Clarence House, home to Prince Charles and Camilla, which used to be home to the Queen Mother.

Buckingham Palace Tour, and garden highlightsAugust 2017Why not combine a visit to the Buckingham Palace Summer Opening with a tour of the Queen’s gardens as well?

Buckingham Palace Summer Opening 2017August 2017Step inside Buckingham Palace and see the State Rooms, lavishly decorated with treasures from the Royal Collection.

The Encounter: From Leonardo to RembrandtAugust 2017‘The Encounter’ is a major new portrait exhibition featuring works by Leonardo da Vinci, Holbein, Rubens and Rembrandt.

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black PowerAugust 2017The Tate Modern’s ‘Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power’ exhibition will showcase American during the 1960s-80s.

Guided walk around Charles Dickens’ LondonAugust 2017This guided walk will take you around some of the streets and locations that Charles Dickens used within his novels.

Drop-in Drawing at the National Portrait GalleryAugust 2017Enjoy a free drop-in drawing session at the National Portrait Gallery, amongst some of the gallery’s great works of art.

Free street performers at Covent GardenAugust 2017Enjoy some free street entertainment in Covent Garden — everything from buskers, acrobats and clowns to opera singers.

 
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