London Pass BlogBack to Blog
Things to do in London: Explore 'political intrigue' at Museum of Brands
Published: Thursday 29th of April 2010
People looking for things to do in London that are truly unique should get themselves down to the Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising.
And with election fever spreading across the country, now is an especially apt time to pay a visit, with a special exhibition of political mugs running until November 28th.
Political intrigue of the past two centuries is highlighted by the exhibition, with a large number of quirky souvenir mugs, jugs, contemporary toys and tins on show.
The Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising entices visitors with its fascinating collection of items spanning the history of consumer culture.
As the museum's official website explains: "It's all here … the brands and packs, posters and adverts, fads and fashions, toys and games. Evocative and inspiring, it's a kaleidoscope of images and iconic brands."
Located in trendy Notting Hill, the Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising is easily accessible from the nearby Notting Hill, Westbourne Park and Ladbroke Grove Tube stations.
Posted by Samantha Reed
Follow The London Pass blog to learn about the latest news with attractions, sights and sightseeing events in the city. As well as useful tips, hints and advice for visitors to the city and how to make the most of your sightseeing time in London. We hope you enjoy…
Tuesday 26th of March 2013 Things to do in London: Take a tour of Southwark Cathedral this Easter
Monday 25th of March 2013 If you are an art lover who is hoping to see some of the most famous collections in the world then...
London attractions: Unravel the history of your favourite products at the Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising
Friday 22nd of March 2013 London attraction: Unravel the history of your favourite products at the Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising
Thursday 21st of March 2013 Things to do in London: Take an exclusive, behind the scenes tour of Chelsea FC Stadium
Wednesday 20th of March 2013 Pollock’s Toy Museum provides kids with fun things to do in London
Tuesday 19th of March 2013 London attractions: Enjoy a family day out in Apsley House
Monday 18th of March 2013 Things to do in London: Visit Kensington Palace for a fun, family day out
Sunday 17th of March 2013 London Attractions: Come and see a play at the National Theatre
Saturday 16th of March 2013 London attractions: Visit the Banqueting House for a fun, family day out
Friday 15th of March 2013 Did Shakespeare really write his own plays?
Thursday 14th of March 2013 London attractions: Dance to the tune of the British Music Experience