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Roman DeadNew exhibition Roman Dead at the Museum of London Docklands will showcase a rare Roman sarcophagus. Excavated in 2017 from Harper Road in Southwark, the rare find will be on display for the first time in this major new exhibition. The event will investigate the Roman cemeteries of London, showing how historical findings can provide an insight into Romans' religious beliefs and their treatment of the dead. Among the 200 objects on display, there will we exotic grave goods from across the Roman Empire, including an expensive multi-coloured glass dish found with cremated remains and a jet pendant in the form of Medusa?s head.

 

About Museum of London Docklands

In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames and the lives that have ebbed and flowed with it. The building in which the museum is housed is pertinent, too. More about Museum of London Docklands

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Roman Dead  Four to five skulls of men showing signs of violent death © Museum of London  

   
Roman Dead - Four to five skulls of men showing signs of violent death © Museum of London

Roman Dead Four to five skulls of men showing signs of violent death © Museum of London 


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Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £170  40% off
46 Westferry Circus, E14 | 4 minutes from Roman Dead
The Canary Riverside Plaza Hotel contains spacious, luxurious rooms and suites with every comfort available, including a giant marble bath, two-line speaker phones and stunning walnut ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Docklands Riverside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  40% off
265 Rotherhithe Street, SE16 | 9 minutes from Roman Dead
The only hotel in London with its own pier, the DoubleTree by Hilton London Docklands Riverside offers views across London's iconic River Thames. Taking inspiration from ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Canary Wharf Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  30% off
South Quay, E14 | 11 minutes from Roman Dead
Perched on the waterfront, just 15 minutes from London's City Airport, the Hilton London Canary Wharf combines convenience with comfort. Stroll across the hotel's private bridge ... More
 
 
 
 
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 25th May to 28th October 2018
Roman Dead, No 1 Warehouse, West India Quay, E14 | Same location as Roman Dead
New exhibition Roman Dead at the Museum of London Docklands will showcase a rare Roman sarcophagus. Excavated in 2017 from Harper Road in Southwark, the rare ...More
 
 
 
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Roman Dead: discovering the Harper Road Sarcophagus
London > Events > Tours  Dates: Tuesday 25th September 2018 - 6.30pm-9pm
Roman Dead, No 1 Warehouse, West India Quay, E14 | Same location as Roman Dead
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Londinium Mortuum: Walking The Western Cemetery
London > Events > Tours  Dates: Saturday 13th October 2018 - 11am-1pm
Roman Dead, No 1 Warehouse, West India Quay, E14 | Same location as Roman Dead
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Everyman Canary Wharf
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Crossrail Place Level 2, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 5 minutes from Roman Dead
The Everyman Cinema on level 2 of Crossrail Place - the brand's fifth cinema in the capital - sits within the six storey Canary Wharf Crossrail ... More
 
 
 
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Spiegeltent at Canary Wharf
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Canada Square Park, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 5 minutes from Roman Dead
The Spiegeltent at Canary Wharf comes to Canada Square Park in September for 11 days of comedy, music, kids activities, dance, cabaret, acrobatics and kids theatre. ... More
 
 
 
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Troxy
London > Entertainment > Live Music
490 Commercial Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 18 minutes from Roman Dead
This splendid 1930s art deco Grade II listed East End dance hall has a capacity of over 2,600 and prides itself as "London's most versatile venue". ... More
 
 
 
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Museum of London Docklands
London > Attractions > Museums
No 1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | Same location as Roman Dead
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
 
 
 
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West India Quay
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 1 minute from Roman Dead
A stone's throw from Canary Wharf and Poplar, West India Quay is a dockside area with a 19th ... More
 
 
 
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Canada Square Park
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Canada Square, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 5 minutes from Roman Dead
Open space in the centre of Canary Wharf, Canada Square Park is a popular outdoor area for concerts and screenings of sporting events in the ... More
 
 
 
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Charbonnel et Walker
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Cabot Place West, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 4 minutes from Roman Dead
This long-established chocolatier, set up in 1875 at the behest of Edward VII, has been making the finest chocolate in traditional French style for 130 years. ... More
 
 
 
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Billingsgate Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Trafalgar Way, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 8 minutes from Roman Dead
Originally a general market for corn, coal, iron, wine, salt, pottery, fish and other goods, Billingsgate is now the only London-based market dedicated to fish. From ... More
 
 
 
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Jubilee Place Mall
London > Shopping >
Bank Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 8 minutes from Roman Dead
Jubilee Place Mall, an underground shopping mall on the south side of Canary Wharf, offers shoppers a choice of fashion, pharmacies, cafes and restaurants. In November ... More
 
 
 
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Browns Restaurant & Bar
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
Hertsmere Road, West India Quay, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 1 minute from Roman Dead
Brasserie ... More
 
 
 
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Dockmasters House
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
1 Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 1 minute from Roman Dead
This listed Georgian building has had many past incarnations; it's been an excise office, a pub called the Jamaica Tavern, and even the offices for the ... More
 
 
 
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Pizza Pilgrims, West India Quay
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
12 Hertsmere Road, E14 | 1 minute from Roman Dead
The largest pizzeria from Pizza Pilgrims James and Thom Elliot, opposite Canary Wharf, includes a fun loving Pizza Playground as well ... More
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2.6 miles from Roman Dead
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
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University of Greenwich
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 35 minutes from Roman Dead
The main University of Greenwich campus boasts a picturesque setting on a World Heritage Site on the banks of the River Thames within three baroque buildings ... More
 
 
 
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 35 minutes from Roman Dead
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
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HotTugs West India Quay
London > Leisure >
E14 | 1 minute from Roman Dead
Taking the hot tub to the next level, HotTugs puts the humble hot tub on water. Yes, that's right, you'll be floating ... More
 
 
 
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Crossrail Place Roof Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
West India Quay, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 5 minutes from Roman Dead
With its semi open-air timber lattice roof the Crossrail Place Roof Garden on top of the Crossrail station in Canary Wharf provides a welcoming public space, ... More
 
 
 
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The Paintball Centre
London > Leisure > Activities
Unit 4, Wood Wharf, Preston Road, Canary Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 10 minutes from Roman Dead
This fab game emerged in 1980 and has taken the world by storm. Popular with adrenalin junkies, paintballing is an action-packed, mission-driven past-time that is ... More
 
 
 
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The Narrow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Narrow Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 12 minutes from Roman Dead
Having been such a huge influence on British gastropub fare, it was only a matter of time before Gordon Ramsay opened one himself. As is so ... More
 
 
 
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The Gun
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
27 Coldharbour, Docklands, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 15 minutes from Roman Dead
This 250-year-old pub was a sailor's favourite, home to smugglers and site of secret trysts between Lord Nelson and Emma Hamilton. Closed down by ... More
 
 
 
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Wibbley Wobbley
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Greenland Dock, off Rope Street, Southwark, London SE16 | 20 minutes from Roman Dead
Cute, unpretentious bar housed on a boat docked in the Thames. A world away from the bustling, brash mainstream bars, pubs and clubs of central London, is ... More
 
 
 
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G&Tea Lounge, London Marriott West India Quay
London > Nightlife > Bars
22 Hertsmere Road, E14 | 2 minutes from Roman Dead
Located in London Marriott West India Quay, the G&Tea Lounge specialises in two of Britain's favourite tipples - gin and tea. Handsomely decorated with dark wood, ... More
 
 
 
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Davy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
31 Fisherman's Walk, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 3 minutes from Roman Dead
At ground floor level on Fisherman’s Walk at Canary Wharf, tables, chairs and merry-makers spill out of doors on to the riverside during the summer months. ... More
 
 
 
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Eighteen Sky Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
InterContinental London - The O2, 1 Waterview Drive, Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 21 minutes from Roman Dead
Boasting spectacular views across the Thames and Canary Wharf, the Eighteen Sky Bar is a sophisticated spot to enjoy ... More
 
 
 
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Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | Same location as Roman Dead
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
 
 
 
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The O2
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 24 minutes from Roman Dead
The second most embarrassing legacy of Tony Blair's time in government struggled for years to find a role after the millennium show shut up shop. It's ... More
 
 
 
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Old Royal Naval College
London > Business > Venue Hire
Greenwich Foundation for the Old Royal Naval College, 2, Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich, SE10 | 35 minutes from Roman Dead
The Old Royal Naval College was built on the site of the Tudor Palace in Greenwich in which Henry VIII and Elizabeth I were born. William ... More
 
 
 

Museum of London Docklands events

 
Roman DeadRoman DeadRoman DeadNew exhibition Roman Dead at the Museum of London Docklands will showcase a rare Roman sarcophagus. Excavated in 2017 from Harper Road in Southwark, the rare find will be on display for the first time in this major new exhibition. The event will investigate the Roman cemeteries of London, showing how historical findings can provide an insight into 2018-09-22T00:00:00+01002018-10-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Museum of London Docklands,   No 1 Warehouse  West India Quay    E14 4AL
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event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Museums | PRICING  Free  
DATES  25th May to 28th October 2018
VENUE  Museum of London Docklands 
New exhibition Roman Dead at the Museum of London Docklands will showcase a rare Roman sarcophagus. Excavated in 2017 from Harper Road in Southwark, the rare find will be on display for the first time in this major new exhibition. The event will investigate the Roman cemeteries of London, showing how historical findings can provide an insight into ... More about this event
 
Roman Dead: discovering the Harper Road SarcophagusRoman Dead: discovering the Harper Road Sarcophagus2018-09-25T18:30:00+01002018-09-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Museum of London Docklands,   No 1 Warehouse  West India Quay    E14 4AL
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Londinium Mortuum: Walking The Western CemeteryLondinium Mortuum: Walking The Western CemeteryAttractions & Museums, Guided Tour.2018-10-13T11:00:00+01002018-10-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Museum of London Docklands,   No 1 Warehouse  West India Quay    E14 4AL
Category: event
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Big Fish Little FIsh Family Rave at Museum of London DocklandsBig Fish Little FIsh Family Rave at Museum of London DocklandsCommunity & Lifestyle, Family Event.2018-11-17T14:00:00+00002018-11-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Museum of London Docklands,   No 1 Warehouse  West India Quay    E14 4AL
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Big Fish Little FIsh Family Rave at Museum of London Docklands
 
 

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