Museums: South London

Bromley Museum
The museum offers education service for borough schools, variety of temporary exhibitions and family events. The Priory, Church Hill, Orpington, Bromley, BR6 0HH.
Horniman Museum and Gardens
The museums showing the collection of anthropology and musical instruments, aquarium and natural history. 100 London Road, Forest Hill, Lewisham, SE23 3PQ.
Horniman Museum
Show a display of various specimens and artefacts from around the world. Collections, exhibitions and events. Open daily from 10:30-17:30. 100 London Road, Forest Hill London, SE23 3PQ.
The Heritage Centre
Offers information about the history of Greenwich. Available are administrative and church records dating back to the 1600s. Artillery Square, Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, SE18 6ST.
Westminster Abbey Museum
East Cloister, London, SW1P 3PA .The museum exhibits include a unique collection of royal and other funeral effigies, together with other treasures. The Museum is usually open daily, including Saturday from 10:30-16:00
Alexandra Galleries
Showcases of the work of Black Artists. 17 Hayes Ln, Beckenham, Kent, Bromley, BR3 6QS.
The Fire Brigage Museum
Collections of firefighting equipment and memorabilia. 169 Union Street, Southwark, SE1 0LL.
Gerald Moore Gallery
Offers modern and contemporary art. Mottingham Lane, Bromley, SE9 4RW.
South London Gallery
A gallery of contemporary art. Presents live art events and film screenings. Opening times: Tuesday to Sunday 11:00-18:00. 65-67 Peckham Road, Southwark SE5 8UH.
The Friends of Whitehall
Provides activities for children including dressing-up clothes and traditional toys. Opening Timing: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 14:00-17:00 and Saturday 10:00-17:00. 1 Malden Road, Cheam, Sutton, SM3 8QD.
The Goethe Institut London
The Goethe-Institut is the cultural institute of Germany promoting knowledge of the German language abroad. A picture of Germany by providing information on Germanys cultural, social and political life. 50, Princes Gate, Exhibition Road London SW7
RWDP Museum
Specializes in the creation of museums, permanent and temporary exhibitions. Royal Victoria Patriotic Building, John Archer Way, Wandsworth, SW18 3SX.
Crofton Roman Villa
Provides roman history of community. Crofton Road, Orpington, Bromley, BR6 8AF.
National Maritime Museum
Find out all about Britain and her history at sea. Events, exhibitions on offer. Opens 10:00-17:00 daily. Romney Road, Greenwich, SE10 9NF.
Clink Prison Museum
Museum on the site of and about Englands oldest prison. Open every day 10:00-21:00 from July to September; 10:00-18:00 from October to June, 10:00-19:30 at weekends. The Clink, 1 Clink Street, Southwark, London, SE1 9DG.
Museum of Croydon
Explore history of Croydon and its people. Croydon Clocktower, Katharine Street, Croydon, CR9 1ET.
The Crystal Palace Museum
The museum tells the story of the Hyde Park and Sydenham Crystal Palaces with photographs and displays of original documents and ceramics, housed in the only surviving building constructed by the Crystal Palace Company built circa 1880.
Cuming Museum
100 years of collecting by father and son Richard and Henry Cuming. Including archaeology, ethnography, social history, and natural history. 151 Walworth Road, London SE1 1RY
The Type Museum
The museums offers typographic collections. 100 Hackford Road, Lambeth, SW9 0QU.
Tower Bridge Exhibition Centre
Tower Bridge, Tower Bridge Rd, London, SE1 2UP. Tower Bridge Exhibition is inside the actual bridge. Summer Opening Hours April-September 10:00-18:30 (last admission 17:30) Winter Opening Hours October-March 09:30-18:00 (last admission 17
Pumphouse Educational Museum
Museum tells the story of Rotherhithe and its people through the artefacts. Lavender Rd, Southwark, SE16 5DZ.
The Old Operating Theatre Museum
The Museum offers a number of trails around the museum. 9a St. Thomas St, Southwark, SE1 9RY.
The Garden Museum
Lambeth Palace Road, London SE1 7LB The Garden Museum is a national venue for exhibitions and debate on gardens and garden design. Also has a cafe and shop. Opening times are: Sunday-Friday 10:30-17:00 and Saturdays 10:30-16:00
London Sewing Machine Museum
Collection of machines and accessories. 308 Balham High Road, Wandsworth, SW17 7AA.
The Florence Nightingale Museum
Provides events and learning program, research in the history of nursing and unique collections. Opening Timing: Monday to Sunday 10:00-17:00. 2 Lambeth Palace Road, South Bank, SE1 7EW.
The Cinema Museum
The collection includes original plans and artwork for cinema architecture and interiors. 2 Dugard Way, Lambeth, SE11 4TH.
Museum of Richmond
The museum provides exhibition and education program. Old Town Hall, Whittaker Avenue, Richmond upon Thames, TW9 1TP.
The London Film Museum
1st Floor, Riverside Building, County Hall, London SE1 7PB. The museum displays and runs exhibitions promoting everything to do with films and the film industry. See website for Opening Times and Prices
Museum of Wimbledon
Exploring the nineteenth century history by the exhibition. 22 Ridgway, Wimbledon, Merton, SW19 4QN.
Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum
Church Road, Wimbledon, London SW19 5AE. The museum features exhibits and artefacts never seen before, as well as audio guides in eight different languages. Open Daily: 10:00–1700 It is only open to ticket holders during The Championships.
The Tate Modern
Bankside, London SE1 9TG. Britain’s national museum of modern and contemporary art from around the world in the former Bankside Power Station on the banks of the Thames.
Royal Pharmaceutical Society Museum
Provides a wide range of services and activities for history of British pharmacy. 1 Lambeth High Street, Lambeth, SE1 7JN.
Lambeth Palace Library
Showcases collections of printed books, prints and periodicals. Opening Timing: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 10:00-17:00 and Thursday 10:00-19:30. Lambeth Palace Road, Lambeth, SE1 7JU.
Pump House Gallery
Explores the different ways of art in this gallery. Battersea Park, Wandsworth, SW11 4NJ.
The Cabinet War Rooms
The Cabinet War Rooms were at the heart of British military and government command throughout the Second World War, before being sealed in August 1945. Open daily 09:30-18:00. Clive Steps, King Charles Street, London SW1A 2AQ.
Dorich House Museum
The Russian art collection includes icons, paintings, ceramics, glassware, metalwork, folk art and furniture dating from the early 18th century to the early 20th century. 67 Kingston Vale, Kingston upon Thames, SW15 3RN.
Teddy Bear Museum
Selection of bears toys for children. 240 The Broadway, Merton, SW19 1SB.
Dulwich Picture Gallery
An art gallery houses a collections of Old Masters. Closed on Monday. Gallery Road, South London SE21 7AD.
The Wandle Industrial Museum
Displays showing the history of the River Wandle and the industries. 14 Zeal House, 8 Deer Park Road, Merton, SW19 3GY.
The Science Museum
Discover our new gallery and learn all about yourself, from the brain to genetics. Exhibition Road, Kensington SW7 2DD. Opens everyday from 10:00-18:00. Free entry.
Bethlem Museum of the Mind
Offer an unparalleled resource for the history of mental healthcare and treatment. Bethlem Royal Hospital, Monks Orchard Road, Beckenham, Bromley, BR3 3BX.
Bramah Museum of Tea and Coffee
The museum tells the history of tea and coffee. 40 Southwark Street, Southwark, SE1 1UN.
Florence Nightingale Museum
Artefacts and displays about "the lady with the lamp" who nursed thousands of soldiers during the Crimean War. Open every day 10:00-17:00. St Thomas Hospital, 2 Lambeth Palace Road, Lambeth, London, SE1 7EW.
World Rugby Museum
Collection of artefacts and explore history of the sport. Twickenham Stadium, Rugby Road, Middlesex, TW1 1DZ.
Bexley Museum
Collections of natural history, geology and archaeology to costume, painting and furniture. Hall Place & Gardens, Bourne Road, Bexley, DA5 1PQ.
Honeywood Museum
Collection of Edwardian toys on display. Honeywood Walk, Carshalton, Sutton, SM5 3NX.
Croydon Museum
Display of the Chinese ceramics in this museum. Opening Timing: Monday to Saturday 10:30-17:00. Croydon Clocktower, Katharine Street, Croydon, CR9 1ET.
Natural History Museum
One of the largest natural history collections in the world featuring regular temporary exhibitions, kids events and school trips. Entry is free and they are open every day from 10.00-17.50. Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD
The Royal Artillery Museum
Explores the collection of artillery in the UK. Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, Greenwich, SE18 6ST.

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