Purpose-built to tell the powerful stories of over a century of war, IWM North delivers an award-winning immersive experience.

Explore the timeline from the First World War to the present day in the Main Exhibition Space, or immerse yourself in the Big Picture Show, a series of 360 surround sound projections, including footage from Peter Jackson’s They Shall Not Grow Old.   

Discover the forgotten histories of service personnel and civilians who came to Britain during the Second World War in Mixing It: The Changing Faces of Wartime Britain, or see conflict through the eyes of artists in Reactions.

Orbits 53 stops close to the museum, just a few steps away.

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