"Imperial War Museum" Imperial War Museum Tip by DrexelDragon

Imperial War Museum, London: 59 reviews and 120 photos

  Inside the museum.
by DrexelDragon

This should definitely be on your London to-do list. It's fantastic. There is a lot of military armament, weapons, and vehicles. There are e x t e n s i v e exhibitions on just about everything. They have highlight exhibitions that change monthly, if I'm not mistaken, or it might be qtrly.

While we were there, the highlight exhibitions were for trench warfare, D-Day, and the holocaust. The D-Day exhibition was mainly artifacts, uniforms, weapons, video, letters, and display items. The trench warfare exhibit had a walkthrough trench display which was interesting. The holocaust exhibit was not gruesome as one might expect, and to an extent, understated.

In any case, there's plenty to see, and well worth the admission.

Address: Lambeth Road London SE1 6HZ
Directions: Nearest Tube, lambeth North. Near Kennington Rd.
Phone: +44 20 7416 5000
Website: http://www.iwm.org.uk/

Was this review helpful?

  • Written Nov 22, 2004
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse



“You don't realize how green the grass is until you've been to the other side...”

Online Now


Top 5,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 2 2 5 1

Have you been to London?

  Share Your Travels