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Museum of London Docklands
Museum of London Docklands

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, venues and exhibitions are closed until further notice. We recommend checking with the venues' own websites for up-to-date information. From Roman settlement to the development of Canary Wharf, this 200-year-old warehouse reveals the long history of the capital as a port, through stories of trade, migration and commerce. Discover a wealth of objects in state of the art galleries, including 'Sailortown', an atmospheric recreation of 19th-century London; and 'London, Sugar & Slavery', which reveals the city’s involvement in the transatlantic slave trade. With ancient finds, unusual objects and fascinating tours, the Museum of London Docklands is one of London’s hidden treasures.

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Museum of London Docklands

West India Quay, London, Greater London E14 4AL England

020 7001 9844

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  • 02 December 2020

    These fused pieces of pottery were discovered from a shop on Pudding Lane which fell victim to the Great Fire. As these pieces of pottery were found melted together, we can surmise that the temperature of the fire rose up to 1250 degrees celsius! Discover