Imperial War Museum - Opening hours, Address, Tickets, What's On

About the Imperial War Museum

Based in an imposing former hospital, this museum museum tells the stories of people's experiences of modern war from WW1 to conflicts today.

Often has a major exhibition on to compliment the main displays which feature everything from classic armaments to modern UN vehicles.

A large collection of medals and the stories of the bravery that lead to them is in the upper floors.


Imperial War Museum,
Lambeth Road,

Admission Charges

Entry is FREE

Link to Imperial War Museum's website


Exhibitions Open Now

This exhibition explores a century of refugee experiences, from Nazi Germany’s persecution of Jews and the Kindertransport, to the Calais Jungle and the treacherous Mediterranean crossings
(Open 17th May 2020 to 24th May 2021)
Imperial War Museum
LondonSE1 6HZ

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