Museum Of Water

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 29TH JUNE 2014

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Installations and displays exploring our relationship with the world's most important liquid, inviting the audience to add to the collection. Discover hundreds of bottles of publicly donated water, each with an accompanying story, in this live artwork by Amy Sharrocks. Part of LIFT Festival.

 

About Somerset House

Somerset House, once the site of a spectacular Tudor palace, now includes a magnificent 18th century art gallery housing celebrated collections belonging to the Courtauld Institute Gallery, as well as the Embankment Galleries (which replaced the Hermitage Rooms and The Gilbert Collection - the latter re-opened at the Victoria and Albert Museum in June 2009). More about Somerset House

LondonTown.com - Museum Of Water Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Temple Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Embankment Underground Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Blackfriars Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Drury Lane NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
St Martins Lane NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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    Wild Life Drawing: Birds Of A Feather: WorkshopWild Life Drawing: Birds Of A Feather: WorkshopThe aim of the drawing classes is to inspire a sense of appreciation and understanding for animals.2015-05-30T11:00:00+01002015-05-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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    Going SouthGoing South2015-06-04T11:00:00+01002015-06-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
    Category: event
    Free EventOn Soon
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    The National Art & Design Saturday Club Summer ShowThe National Art & Design Saturday Club Summer ShowA showcase of work produced by over 1,200 talented young Club members in a range of disciplines ranging from drawing and painting to print-making, ceramics, photography, film and digital animation.2015-06-05T10:00:00+01002015-06-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
    Category: event
    Free EventOn Soon
    The National Art & Design Saturday Club Summer Show
    Bird's Eye ViewBird's Eye ViewMake flying machines with artist Gareth Owen.2015-06-06T12:00:00+01002015-06-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
    Category: event
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    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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    Free EventOn Soon
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    BBC Radio 4 Four Thought: TalkBBC Radio 4 Four Thought: TalkAn evening of talks debating the top topics that matter to us today.2015-06-11T18:00:00+01002015-06-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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    Free EventOn Soon
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    Unseen Waterloo: The Conflict RevisitedUnseen Waterloo: The Conflict RevisitedPhotographer Sam Faulkner presents a series of imagined portraits meant to depict soldiers who served at the Battle of Waterloo.2015-06-12T10:00:00+01002015-08-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
    Category: event
    Free EventOn Soon
    Unseen Waterloo: The Conflict Revisited
    Unseen Waterloo: The Conflict Revisited Spotlight ToursUnseen Waterloo: The Conflict Revisited Spotlight ToursLearn about the effects of the famous conflict.2015-06-17T13:30:00+01002015-06-17T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
    Category: event
    Free EventOn Soon
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    Unseen Waterloo: The Conflict Revisited Stendhal And The Battle Of Waterloo: TalkUnseen Waterloo: The Conflict Revisited Stendhal And The Battle Of Waterloo: TalkAn informative talk.2015-06-18T19:00:00+01002015-06-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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