Museum exhibitions in London May 2017

Museums in London in May

Our guide to museum exhibitions in London during May 2017.

Museum exhibition in London at London Film Museum

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.
Museum exhibition in London at Science Museum

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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 Collect evidence around the Natural History Museum and become a CSI for a night, during "Crime Scene Live".
 
Museum exhibition in London at Natural History Museum

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to Natural History Museum Re-live the movie 'Night At The Museum' by spending a whole night inside the Natural History Museum!
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 Natural History Museum

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Natural History Museum Re-live Ben Stiller's "Night At The Museum" movie, with an adult-only sleep-over at the Natural History Museum.
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 British Library

to British Library The British Library will be celebrating Roald Dahl's 100th birthday with an exhibition of character portraits by Sir Quentin Blake.
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

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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 British Museum

 

to British Museum The British Museum will be exploring the American Dream, using prints from the likes of Andy Warhol and Jasper Johns.
 
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 Charles Dickens Museum

Charles Dickens Museum Walk around Charles Dickens' Bloomsbury home after hours, lit with lamps and candles, and with a candlelight bar,
Museum exhibition in London at Benjamin Franklin House

Cheap

to Benjamin Franklin House Enjoy a candlelit tour of the Benjamin Franklin House after hours, home to one of America's Founding Fathers.
Museum exhibition in London at Bank of England Museum

Free

Bank of England Museum Spend an evening at the Bank of England Museum, when they take part in the London-wide 'Museums at Night' event.
 
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 May?

Walking in Charles Dickens’ footsteps around LondonMay 2017Explore some of the streets and locations that influenced Charles Dickens, in the company of Dickens expert Richard Jones.

Mark Thompson’s Spectacular Science ShowMay 2017Witness some exploding Pringle tubes and vortex generating dustbins at Mark Thompson’s Spectacular Science Show.

A night of science, with Professor Brian CoxMay 2017Join Professor Brian Cox for a science stage-show and interview, whisking us through time and space to the edges of the cosmos.

Playwright Alan Ayckbourn — talking about his careerMay 2017Alan Ayckbourn will be talking about his long and successful career as a playwright with the Sunday Times writer, Peter Kemp.

Sadiq Khan, at Mayor’s Question TimeMay 2017The London Assembly will be grilling Sadiq Khan at Mayor’s Question Time, in their monthly meeting at City Hall.

Strictly Speaking Out — An Evening With Ed BallsMay 2017World famous dancer Ed Balls will be ‘Strictly Speaking Out’ at Greenwich Theatre, talking about politics and the cha-cha.

Walk in the footsteps of Dr. Samuel JohnsonMay 2017Walk in the footsteps of Dr Samuel Johnson, exploring the area around Fleet Street where he used to live in a guided tour.

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeMay 2017As Christopher stands beside a dead dog his innocence comes under suspicion, so he decides to solve the crime himself.

Film Music Gala — Lights! Camera! Action!May 2017This concert will feature some of the best-loved film scores, including ‘Star Wars’, ‘Harry Potter’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings’.

 
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