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Museum of London

  • Barbican
  • Indoor
  • Ages 0-12
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

The Museum of London is one of the world's largest urban history museums and cares for over two million objects in its collection! There are frequently changing temporary and special exhibitions ideal for keeping repeat visits interesting.

Family activity bags suitable for children aged 4 to 11 are available to borrow free of charge from the information desk. Additionally activity sheets are also available for children aged 5 and over.

Themed under 5s Explorer Bags are available for 2 to 5 year olds packed with fun activities to help you explore the galleries together. Choose from Toys, Crazy Clothes and Getting around. Explorer Bags are free every day from 10:00 to 16:30 from the Information desk.

Over 10s can borrow an iPad from the information desk and accompany characters Jasmine and Sam on an adventure through the galleries as they hunt for The Four 'Givens'.

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Opening hours

Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 18:00


Free admission

Travel & Contact Information


150 London Wall, Barbican, Greater London, EC2Y 5HN, England

Phone number

0870 444 3852



Click here to visit Museum of London's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant.

Yes, Museum of London is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

No, Museum of London have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Museum of London has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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