Examines why Europeans are drawn to explore the Arctic and, in particular, the fabled Northwest Passage
To mark the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta we are holding a once-in-a-lifetime exhibition - book now!
Events at the Library
An evening of music and film about the Uyghur community in China's Xinjiang Province
Resurrecting the tradition of the spiritualist's salon, Historic Punch offers a Gothic soirée of cadavers, conversation and quaffing
Join us for a discussion on the fate of Franklin's expedition with marine archaeologist Ryan Harris