Museum of London Group

The Museum of London Group is a public body based in the City of London. Since 1 April 2008 it has been funded jointly by the Greater London Authority and the City of London Corporation. Prior to this date is was jointly controlled by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport and the City Corporation.

It comprises:

  • the Museum of London at London Wall in the City of London;
  • the Museum in Docklands on West India Quay, near Canary Wharf;
  • the Museum of London Archaeology Service (MoLAS);
  • the London Archaeological Archive and Research Centre, (LAARC) located in Mortimer Wheeler House in Hackney.

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    Freda Adler (b. 1934)

    To look at and properly appreciate the British Museum is the work of a lifetime.
    M. E. W. Sherwood (1826–1903)

    Unreal City,
    Under the brown fog of a winter dawn,
    A crowd flowed over London Bridge, so many,
    I had not thought death had undone so many.
    —T.S. (Thomas Stearns)