Current Events

  1. The Courage for Peace curator-led tour

    10 December 2019

    12.30 pm, Special Exhibition Gallery
    Join a curator-led tour of the Memorial’s new exhibition, The courage for peace, exploring its themes and personal stories.

  2. Author talk: the lost boys

    11 December 2019

    Join the author as he discusses his new book and his personal journey in creating this powerful homage to youthful bravery.

  3. Laughter: A powerful ally

    12 December 2019

    12.30 pm, Research Centre Reading Room

    Join exhibition curators in the Research Centre to hear stories about humour, war, Christmas, and comedy performance.

  4. Pressed between the pages: Floral souvenirs from the war

    19 December 2019

    12.30 pm, Research Centre Reading Room
    Pressed flowers can be found among the records of generals and soldiers, nurses and gunners. Join a staff member to view some of these fragile mementoes, hidden away in the Research Centre archives.

  5. Women in war

    04 January 2020

    See actor Leith Arundel in two moving performances about the experiences of women in wartime, Last letters and Radio silence.

  6. Women in war

    05 January 2020

    See actor Leith Arundel in two moving performances about the experiences of women in wartime, Last letters and Radio silence.

  7. Family tours

    06 January 2020

    10.15 am, Meet at the entrance to the Second World War Galleries

    Discover some of the captivating stories behind the objects on display in this 30-minute tour designed for children and their families.

  8. Hands-on history

    06 January 2020

    11 am, Lower galleries

    What do servicemen and servicewomen wear? What do they eat? What jobs do they do? Come along with your family to find out.
     

  9. Family tours

    07 January 2020

    10.15 am, Meet at the entrance to the Second World War Galleries

    Discover some of the captivating stories behind the objects on display in this 30-minute tour designed for children and their families.