All exhibitions are FREE to borrow and display, although any damages will necessitate reimbursement. This is just a small selection of the exhibitions in our collection. Please contact us for a comprehensive list or to arrange borrowing any of them. 


 Activism & Campaigns


'Field of Dreams: Wanstead Flats'


'Ireland: What was that all about? 'Troops Out' & British Soldiers'


'Road to Freedom - Bicentennial of the Abolition of Slavery'


'Saving the Queens: Queens Market'


'Voices of Leytonstonia: M11 Link Road Protests' 


'Women in Protest in East London'


Health and Mental Health


'Black Angels from the Empire'


'Black Nurses' 


'Discovering Phoenix & St Clements'


'Three Score Years and Ten'


'Whipps Cross'



'30 Years of Living with HIV'


'Being Civil in Redbridge' 


'Changing Minds'


'Proud at Pride'


'Section 28'


'Stories from the Joiners' Arms'

Work, Trade & Industry:


'Appliance of Science'


'The A-Z of Women Inventors'


'Market Traders in Barking Market'


'North Woolwich'


'Snapshots Through Time'


'Working Lives of the Thames Gateway'


'Working with Disability'

World War I & II:


'Hidden Heroes: Soldiers from the Empire'


'Little Germany: The German Community in East London, 1914'


'Silvertown Explosion'


'They took the lead:


Clapton Orient and the great War'

Culture & Diaspora


'Chinese Lives'


'Cinema to Synagogue:

 Odeon Cinema in Gants Hill'


'East End to Essex'


'Kamal Chunchie and the 

Coloured Men's Institute'


'Living in Barking: The story of Dr Prasad'


'Luo Community in East London'


'My Roots, Our Heritage'


'Ugandan Asians in Redbridge'


'Refugee Picture Stories'





Leisure, Sports & Parks


'Black Footballers in East London' 


'Bow and the Olympic park:

People's stories' 


'Folk of Forest Gate'


'Memory Games'


'Ring Ramblers:


Bow and the Olympic Park' 


'Women and Football in East London'

Local Life:


'Bethnal Green Stories'


'Bridging the Gap'


'Growing up in Plaistow'


'Making Our Home in Canning Town'


'Newham People's History'


'Our Brick Lane'


'Redbridge: London or Essex?'


'Rediscovering Redbridge'


'Woodberry Down: The People's Story'



Arts and Culture:

'Black Writers, Black Voices'