Imperial War Museum

Harrowing Details From Battle Of The Somme Revealed For First Time In New Collection

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 18.11.2016 | UK

A collection of more than 500 first-hand accounts, some of which have never been seen before, have revealed graphic details from the bloody Battle of ...

9 Intriguing Details From Churchill's Underground Bunker Revealed

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 29.10.2016 | UK

A new book is set to reveal some of the intriguing details and stories which have emerged from the Churchill War Rooms, the bunkers hidden below White...

Assault Rifle Used In Seven Unsolved Murders Has Been Discovered On Display In A Museum

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK

A weapon used in a number of unsolved murders has been discovered on display in the Imperial War Museum. A VX58 assault rifle on show in a cabinet ...

Why Will I Be Remembering W.D. Fishlock?

Luke Smith | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK
Luke Smith

Lives of the First World, the permanent digital memorial, is part of the story of Imperial War Museums. It is how we are fulfilling a central part of ...

Critic on Stage: Why I'm Taking a Modern Dance Class

Clare Wiley | Posted 27.03.2013 | Home
Clare Wiley

For the past two years I've been an arts journalist, writing about everything from classical ballet to wildly abstract modern dance. But I've never had any actual hands-on dancing experience myself, and thought it was about time I got some.

Centenary Plans for The First World War, Also Known as The Chemists' War

Michael Freemantle | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK Politics
Michael Freemantle

The chemistry of the First World War proved to be a double-edged sword. It not only killed, maimed, and destroyed, it also helped to protect troops and heal the sick and wounded.

Museums From Your Armchair: Google Art Project Expands

PA | Posted 03.06.2012 | Home

Google Art Project launched in 2011 Google has expanded the art project that allows fans to take a peek inside museum walls from the comfort of t...

Pictures: The Faces Of First World War

PA | Posted 10.01.2012 | UK

Private Tickle was "one of the very best", according to a hand-written note on an old photograph by the mother of a young man killed during the Battle...