Museum exhibitions in London today

Museums in London today

Our guide to museum exhibitions in London today on Thursday 8th December.

Museum exhibition in London today at Geffrye Museum

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(Today) to Geffrye Museum Museum exhibition in London at the Geffrye Museum. The Geffrye's "Christmas Past" exhibition explores the origins and meanings behind 400 years of Christmas traditions.
Museum exhibition in London today at Star Wars at O2 Arena

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(Today) 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 today at National Maritime Museum

(Today) to National Maritime Museum The National Maritime Museum's new exhibition will tell the story of Admiral Nelson's controversial lover, Emma Hamilton.
Museum exhibition in London today at British Museum

(Today) to British Museum Explore the history of South Africa through its art, from early rock art to cutting-edge contemporary pieces.
 
Museum exhibition in London today at Natural History Museum

(Today) 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 today at Imperial War Museum

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(Today) to Imperial War Museum Mahwish Chishty's exhibition of art at the Imperial War Museum combines Pakistani folk art with unmanned spy drones.
 
Museum exhibition in London today at Museum of Childhood

(Today) to Museum of Childhood The Museum of Childhood's new exhibition and explore the history of more than 100 board games, both old and new.
Museum exhibition in London today at Victoria & Albert Museum

(Today) to V&A Museum exhibition in London at the V&A. The Victoria & Albert Museum's 'Opus Anglicanum' exhibition will show some masterpieces of English medieval embroidery.
 
Museum exhibition in London today at Victoria & Albert Museum

(Today) to V&A The Victoria & Albert Museum's new exhibition will explore the cultural and political revolutions at the tail end of the 1960s.
Museum exhibition in London today at Imperial War Museum

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(Today) 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 today at Museum of London

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(Today) to Museum of London This year is the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London, and the Museum of London will be putting on a special exhibition.
Museum exhibition in London today at Imperial War Museum

 

(Today) to Imperial War Museum "Real to Reel: A Century of War Movies" will show how real events inspired film-makers to make some classic war movies.
 
Museum exhibition in London today at Science Museum

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(Today) 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 today at Victoria & Albert Museum

(Today) to V&A The Victoria & Albert Museum's 'Undressed' exhibition will explore the history of underwear from the 18th-century to today.
Museum exhibition in London today 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 today at National Maritime Museum

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(Today) to National Maritime Museum "Forgotten Fighters" will tell the story of the people who fought the First World War at sea, both above and below the waves.
 
Museum exhibition in London today at London Film Museum

(Today) to London Film Museum "Bond in Motion" is a huge collection of original cars, bikes and boats used during filming in the 007 James Bond movies.

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

Evensong Mass at St. Paul’s Cathedral8 DecemberIf you attend a choral Evensong service at St. Paul’s Cathedral, you can wander around and see part of the Cathedral for free.

Christmas lights in Bond Street8 DecemberBond Street is one of the poshest shopping streets in in London, and they always have some of the poshest decorations too!

Catch “The Gruffalo” — at the Lyric Theatre8 December“The Gruffalo” is a musical adaptation of the award winning picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

Skate! — Christmas ice rink at Somerset House8 DecemberSomerset House has got the prettiest rink in London, with a Christmas shopping arcade and decorated with a huge Christmas tree.

“The Lion King” — music by Elton John8 DecemberBased on the Oscar-winning Disney movie, “The Lion King” tells the story of Simba and his adventures in the jungle.

The Shard — for fantastic views of London8 DecemberEnjoy the stunning views from the top of The Shard — London’s tallest skyscraper — more than 1000-feet above the city.

“Dreamgirls” at the Savoy Theatre — with Amber Riley8 DecemberAmber Riley will be starring in the Tony Award winning musical “Dreamgirls”, at the Savoy Theatre.

Meet Santa at the Harrods Christmas Grotto8 DecemberTake you kids to see the toy factory at Harrods, and then meet Santa in his Winter Cabin inside the Christmas Grotto.

Walk in the footsteps of Jack the Ripper8 DecemberWalk the streets of Whitechapel and try and discover the identity of the Victorian murderer Jack the Ripper… if you dare!

 
 
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