museums + galleries in east london
V&A Museum of Childhood
Cambridge Heath Road, London E2 9PA
A branch of the V&A in SW London, the museum has lots of free fun things to do for all ages, from exhibitions and displays to activities for children, groups and schools.
Museum of London - 50 London Wall, London EC2Y 5HN
Museum of London docklands - No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, London E14 4AL
Telling the story of London from prehistoric to modern times, you can visit the London Wall or Docklands site and discover how London became the best city in the world. Worth a visit for the (mainly free) workshops alone.