Activites run by the bbc and partners

Things To Do - Activities

TUE 4 NOV

First World War: Poems from the Front

IWM London (part of Imperial War Museums), London

Run by: IWM London (part of Imperial War Museums)

Part of the First World War centenary commemorations.

clock19:00–21:30

Suitable for 14+

World War One BBC Logo
  • Parking not available at this location
  • Toilets available at this location
  • Disabled toilets available at this location
  • Disabled access available at this location
  • Baby changing available at this location
  • Food available at this location
  • Picnic Area available at this location
  •  Dogs are not welcome at this location
Photograph of woman with a letter

© IWM Q9697

Add to calendar

Join John Simpson as he chairs a discussion that explores poems of the First World War including poetry readings by the relatives of Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon. Followed by Q and A session.

Disclaimer

Activities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.

Cost

Adults £12.00, Concessions/IWM Friends £10.00.

Information about this activity is provided by Culture24

Venue

+ Enlarge map - Shrink map

IWM London (part of Imperial War Museums)

Lambeth Road, London, SE1 6HZ

About this location

On 19 July 2014, for the Centenary of the First World War, a transformed IWM London reopened with ground-breaking new Show more… First World War Galleries and a newly configured atrium displaying our iconic large objects. To mark the First World War Centenary we also opened Truth and Memory - the largest exhibition of British First World War art for almost 100 years.

IWM is a member of the First World War Centenary Partnership, a network of organisations committed to the delivery of the First World War Centenary Programme: a global programme of events and activities inspiring young and old to remember the impact of the First World War on people and society today.

Find out more at www.1914.org
Show less…

On 19 July 2014, for the Centenary of the First World War, a transformed IWM London reopened with ground-breaking new First World War Galleries and a newly configured atrium displaying our iconic large objects. To mark the First World War Centenary we also opened Truth and Memory - the largest exhibition of British First World War art for almost 100 years.

IWM is a member of the First World War Centenary Partnership, a network of organisations committed to the delivery of the First World War Centenary Programme: a global programme of events and activities inspiring young and old to remember the impact of the First World War on people and society today.

Find out more at www.1914.org

Contact

This activity is organised and run by IWM London (part of Imperial War Museums).

Please register in advance.

Activities near here

More World War One related activities

Bringing the Great War to BBC audiences 100 years on...

Visit the BBC World War One website

Become a partner

Become a partner

Does your not-for-profit or publicly funded organisation run activities that could feature here?