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The art of persuasion: Wartime posters by Abram Games
Exhibition

6 April 2019 - 24 November 2019

£6.00

The art of persuasion: Wartime posters by Abram Games

This major exhibition explores the life and legacy of the iconic designer Abram Games, focusing on his time as ‘Official War Poster Artist’ during the Second World War.

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Rise of the Lionesses: 70 years of the Women's Royal Army Corps
Exhibition

28 June 2019 - 20 October 2019

FREE

Rise of the Lionesses: 70 years of the Women's Royal Army Corps

Explore the changing role of women in the British Army through the lens of the Women's Royal Army Corps.

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Fighting and suffering: Polish citizens during World War II
Exhibition

30 August 2019 - 11 October 2019

FREE

Fighting and suffering: Polish citizens during World War II

This pop-up exhibition marks the 80th anniversary of the invasion of Poland and the start of the Second World War.

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For valour
Talk

27 September 2019, 11.30am

FREE

For valour

Join David Callaghan as he charts the history of the Victoria Cross.

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Curator tour: The art of persuasion
Tour

2 October 2019, 6.30pm

£10.50

Curator tour: The art of persuasion

Join a curator on an hour-long guided tour of our special exhibition, 'The art of persuasion: Wartime posters by Abram Games'.

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The Price of Paradise: How the suicide bomber shaped the modern world
Talk

4 October 2019, 11.30am

FREE

The Price of Paradise: How the suicide bomber shaped the modern world

Investigative journalist Iain Overton explores the rise of suicide terrorism, revealing how it has shaped our world in unimaginable ways.

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Behind the scenes: Legacy of the Lionesses
Workshop

4 October 2019, 6.30pm

£5.00

Behind the scenes: Legacy of the Lionesses

Join curator Kirsty Parsons and Ali Brown, vice president of the Women’s Royal Army Corps Association, for a unique insight into the changing role of women in the Army.

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Government poster campaigns in the Second World War
Talk

11 October 2019, 11.30am

FREE

Government poster campaigns in the Second World War

As part of this year's Chelsea History Festival, David Bownes explores prominent government poster campaigns like 'Make Do and Mend' and 'Careless Talk Costs Lives'.

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Giant games for little soldiers: Second World War edition
Workshop

12 October 2019

FREE

Giant games for little soldiers: Second World War edition

Step inside our life-size board game at this year's Chelsea History Festival and battle it out to see who wins.

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Tiny Troopers: Animals
Workshop

14 October 2019

£5.00

Tiny Troopers: Animals

Bring your little ones to our monthly toddlers session, perfect for under-5s.

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Veteran State of Mind podcast live
In Conversation

17 October 2019, 6.00pm

£5.00

Veteran State of Mind podcast live

Author Geraint Jones and former Special Forces operator Dean Stott discuss life in the military, mental fitness and breaking world records in this live edition of the Veteran State of Mind podcast.

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Black Poppies
Talk

18 October 2019, 11.30am

FREE

Black Poppies

Historian Stephen Bourne explores the lives of black servicemen and Britain's black community during the First World War.

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