Friday Lates

Explore the museum after hours at one of our Friday Late events. We keep the doors open until 10pm, and often give you a sneak peak of our newest exhibition. With music, bars, hot food, talks, quizzes, and craft activities, the Friday Late is great way to discover the Museum.

Please note that our Friday Lates are adult events only suitable for those aged 18 and over. 

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Sounds of the City

Date: Friday 19 May 2017
Location: Covent Garden
Time: 18:45 - 22:00
Tickets: Adults £15; Concessions and LTM Friends £12* Please note that our Friday Lates are adult events only suitable for those aged 18 and over.

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Join us for the late night launch of our latest exhibition ‘Sounds of the City’ – a celebration of the urban sounds, music and noises found in our vibrant UK cities. Discover the many different visual interpretations of this exciting theme in the artworks; from quiet places of solitude to iconic music venues and the science of linguistics to radio broadcasting.

Listen to talks about the lost sounds of London past, the history and significance of street ‘cryers’ and the use of sound to influence design. A range of interactive workshops and activities will also be on offer, including free form painting to music, mini tours of our new exhibition, and a music themed quiz.

All this, with music and drink, and our collection of vintage vehicles and transport ephemera for your perusal after dark. Guests can also enjoy a complimentary cocktail at Be at One after the event.

Full programme coming soon.

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Come out to Play

Date: Friday 14 July 2017
Location: Covent Garden
Time: 19:00 - 22:00
Tickets: Adults £15; Concessions and LTM Friends £12* Please note that our Friday Lates are adult events only suitable for those aged 18 and over.

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Let us be your guide to London’s iconic entertainment scene, from the bright lights of Theatreland to innovative underground gems. Drawing inspiration from the illustrated posters in our exhibition Sounds of the City, we’re examining the secrets, scandals and history of this ever-changing industry.

Listen to a selection of curated immersive performances by opera ensemble workshOPERA in partnership with Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Join Lucinda Gosling as she aims the spotlight at Theatreland’s most notorious characters and daring productions uncovering the seedy side of our capitals nightlife. Craft an elegant masquerade mask, and get made up in theatre style with Urban Decay. 

Enjoy all of this, alongside exploring our vintage vehicles, workshops, exhibitions, themed quiz and music, as well as a complimentary cocktail at Be at One afterwards.

Full programme coming soon.