Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 2ND APRIL 2013

ADDRESS
 
 
TELEPHONE
 
Dates:
  until 
 
OPENING TIMES
Mon & Wed-Fri 10am-6pm, last adm 5pm | Tue 10am-8pm, last adm 7pm | Sat 10am-5pm, last adm 4pm | Sun & Bank Hols 11am-5pm, last adm 4pm | closed Dec 24-26, Jan 1 & Mar 29-31,
 
PRICES
£9, OAP £7, NUS/disabled/unwaged £5, under 18s/mems/disabled carer free, National Art Pass £4.50, OAP £3.50
 

Nearby

 

Mughal India: Art, Culture And EmpireMore than 200 paintings and artefacts documenting the entire period of the Mughal Empire, which at its peak spread from Kabul in the northwest and covered most of the South Asian subcontinent, are displayed in this major exhibition. Taking place at the British Library, it will be the first ever exhibition to document the entire period, from the 16th to the 19th centuries. Among the 200 exquisite objects on display, Bahadur Shah II's crown, a page from the imperial manuscript Akbarnama and a portrait of Prince Dara Shikoh will feature.

 

About British Library

With over 150 million items, a copy of every publication produced in the UK and Ireland, artwork by artists such as Antony Gormley and Eduardo Paolozzi, and a host of historically momentous works - including the Magna Carta, the Gutenberg Bible, Shakespeare's First Folio and the Lindisfarne Gospels - a guided tour around the British Library is the best way to take it all in. More about British Library

Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire images

Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire   

   
Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire  


LondonTown.com - Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
King's Cross Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Euston Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arcade Car Parks
 
6 minutes walk
 
Judd Street NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire on LondonTown.com

 
November in London 2012

Bonfire Night lights up the sky of London, Stephen Fry stars in the Twelfth Night and Frankie Boyle brings his razor sharp tongue and...

 
 
What's on in London 2016

With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2016 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2016 London events.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

Near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
FIND YOUR PERFECT LONDON HOTEL
SALE
Check in
--
Check out
--

Booking multiple rooms?

Visit our group bookings page or call 020 7437 4370 for assistance

Room 1

2 Adults
ADULTS (12+)
-
2
+
CHILDREN (2 - 12 Years)
-
0
+
INFANTS (0 - 2 Years)
-
0
+
Okay
Maximum 4 to a room.
+ Add another room
Great Northern Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £141  35% off
King's Cross St Pancras Station, N1C | 3 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Originally designed by Lewis Cubitt and opened on 17th May 1854, The Great Northern Hotel in King's Cross, one of the first examples of the great ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Euston Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £78  33% off
17-18 Upper Woburn Place, WC1H | 5 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
The grand Victorian building that houses this hotel is surely one of the most impressive edifices in the Hilton chain. Located just a three-minute walk from ... More
 
 
 
Tune Hotel Kings Cross, London
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £37  26% off
324 Gray's Inn Rd, WC1X | 7 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Whether you have missed the last train home, heading on a business trip to Europe or spending a night in the capital for business or pleasure, ... More
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

Near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Railway Children
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 16th December 2014 to 30th October 2016
King's Cross Railway Station, Euston Road, N1 | 4 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of The Railway Children, staged at Waterloo three years ago, is now at King's Cross Theatre. E Nesbitt's classic tale is ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
The Guilty Feminist: With Ellie Taylor & Carrie Quinlan
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 25th July 2016 - 7.30pm
Kings Place, 90 York Way, N1 | 7 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
The comedians join Sofie Hagen and Deborah Frances-White for a lively discussion about how to be better at feminism....More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ongoing
This Is A Voice
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 14th April to 31st July 2016
Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, NW1 | 8 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Exploring the human voice and the reasoning behind the sounds we make, This Is A Voice at the Wellcome Collection looks inside the vocal tracts, restless ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

Near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Cross Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Cnr Of King's Boulevard And Goods Way, King's Cross, London N1C | 4 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
A purpose built 1,000-seat theatre, complete with a railway track and platforms, created especially for Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of E. Nesbit's 'The Railway Children'. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Platform Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
University Of The Arts London, Granary Building, 1 Granary Square, King's Cross, London N1C | 5 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Part of the University of the Arts London's award-winning campus for Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design, Platform Theatre has four performance spaces and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Scala
London > Entertainment > Live Music
275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 6 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Housed inside the old King's Cross Cinema, the Scala might be a bit tattered around the edges but this only adds to its battered charm. The ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
British Library
London > Attractions > Museums
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | Same location as Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
With over 150 million items, a copy of every publication produced in the UK and Ireland, artwork by artists such as Antony Gormley and Eduardo Paolozzi, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
John Ritblat Gallery - Treasures of British Library
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
The British Library, 96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | Same location as Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
The John Ritblat Gallery contains a permanent display of over 200 of the British Library's greatest treasures. It includes documents which made and recorded history, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Cross Foot Tunnel
London > Attractions >
1 Pancras Square, King's Boulevard, King's Cross, London N1C | 3 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
The 90 metre long pedestrian tunnel designed by Allies & Morrison, the architects who designed the masterplan for the entire King's Cross redevelopment, links St Pancras ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

The best shops and markets near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Foyles St Pancras International
London > Shopping > Books
St Pancras International, Pancras Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 1 minute from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Books on a broad range of subjects from fiction and poetry to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sourced Market
London > Shopping > Markets
St Pancras International, King's Cross, London NW1 | 1 minute from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Since opening in August 2009, the UK's first produce market to be located in a train station aims to bring the best from local and artisan ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Peyton & Byrne at St Pancras
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Unit 11, The Undercroft, St Pancras International, King's Cross, London NW1 | 1 minute from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Take a little piece of baked Britain with you when you travel from St Pancras by stocking up on cakes, tarts, biscuits and buns at Peyton ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

What are the best dining options near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
95 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | Same location as Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Pancras Renaissance Afternoon Tea: Hansom Lounge
London > Restaurants > Afternoon Tea
Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 1 minute from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
The Hansom Lounge at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel occupies the former cobbled driveway where Hansom cabs used to drop off and pick up their passengers. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Yo! Sushi
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
Unit 27, The Circle, St Pancras Station, King's Cross, London N1C | 1 minute from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
For anyone who needs a fast, healthy lunch Yo! Sushi is the place to go. Its conveyor belt service means you've always got plenty of choice, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

Near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Place
London > Education > Evening Classes
17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
London's specialist venue for contemporary dance, The Place plays a role in every aspect of this fast-growing art form. The London Contemporary Dance School offers degrees ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Granary Building, 1 Granary Square, Holborn, London N1C | 5 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
One of the premier arts colleges in the world, St Martins accepts only a few talented students each year, and is very well regarded in the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bartlett School of Architecture
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Wates House, 22 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 7 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
The Bartlett School of Architecture, on the corner of Huntley Street and Capper Street, is part of The Bartlett: UCL's global faculty of the built environment. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 1 minute from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
The lavishly restored St Pancras Renaissance Hotel has attracted a lot of attention since opening in 2011 as part of the grand Eurostar relocation. The Hotel's ... More
 
 
 
National College of Karate
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
Corner of Judd Street and Cromer Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 3 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Martial Arts ... More
 
 
 
London Contemporary Dance School
London > Leisure > Fitness
17 Dukes Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 4 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

The best pubs near London Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Betjeman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
Unit 53, St. Pancras International, King's Cross, London NW1 | 1 minute from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Harrison
London > Nightlife > Pubs
28 Harrison Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 6 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Originally built in the 1880s by Samuel Harrison to refresh the workers in his shoe factory, The Harrison pub's current building dates back to 1934. Owned ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquis Cornwallis
London > Nightlife > Pubs
31 Marchmont Street, WC1N | 7 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Always a popular choice for local workers and tourists taking in the delights of Bloomsbury, Marquis Cornwallis , located on Marchmont Street, close ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cosy Kettle
London > Nightlife > Bars
60 Chalton Street, King's Cross, London NW1 | 2 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Hidden below the bustling Somers Town Coffee House, Cosy Kettle offers an intimate sanctuary away from the pub crowd. Opened in late 2013, the bar is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
GNH Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Great Northern Hotel, King's Cross, London N1C | 3 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
The GNH Bar takes up almost the entire ground floor of the Great Northern Hotel and opens directly onto the western concourse of King's Cross Station. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
VOC
London > Nightlife > Bars
2 Varnishers Yard, Regents Quarter, King's Cross, London N1 | 5 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
VOC is a 17th Century-inspired Punch House from Fluid Movement, the people behind speakeasy bars The Whistling Shop and Purl. Taking its name from Vereenigde Oost-Indische ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
British Library Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | Same location as Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Friends House
London > Business > Venue Hire
173-177 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 7 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
The historic headquarters of Quakers in Britain, Friends House in Euston has 23 function rooms including a large Meeting Hall which seats up to 1,100 guests. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kings Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 7 minutes from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place offers conference organisers two auditoriums, two art galleries and a wide ... More
 
 
 

British Library events

 
Shakespeare in Ten ActsShakespeare in Ten ActsShakespeare in Ten Acts Telling the story of the changing nature of Shakespeare's reputation, Shakespeare in Ten Acts is the British Library's tribute to the Bard for to mark the 400th anniversary of the great playwright's death. This major exhibition includes manuscripts and diaries which provide first-hand accounts - on 13th March 1602, a law student noted how Shakespe2016-07-25T00:00:00+01002016-09-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
British Library, 96  Euston Road      NW1 2DB
Category: event
Ongoing

event > Exhibitions > Art Exhibitions - Ancient & Classical
DATES  15th April to 6th September 2016
VENUE  British Library 
Telling the story of the changing nature of Shakespeare's reputation, Shakespeare in Ten Acts is the British Library's tribute to the Bard for to mark the 400th anniversary of the great playwright's death. This major exhibition includes manuscripts and diaries which provide first-hand accounts - on 13th March 1602, a law student noted how Shakespe... More about this event
 
Searching For Theatrical AncestorsSearching For Theatrical AncestorsAn expert-led conference exploring ways of searching for theatrical ancestors.2016-07-29T10:00:00+01002016-07-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
British Library, 96  Euston Road      NW1 2DB
Category: event
On Soon
Searching For Theatrical Ancestors
 

Also in Euston Road

Our recommendations in the same street as Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

 
No.
Title
Category
 
 
 

Hotels Near

Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

 
 
Near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire
All London hotels
Check-in:
Check-out:
Number of rooms:
Room 1:

What's On Today

Near Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

 
 
 
The Bodyguard
The Bodyguard
Theatre | Until 7th January 2017 

Dominion Theatre 8 minutes walk from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

The Bodyguard returns to the West End for a limited six month run from summer 2016 with Beverley Knight playing ...More

 
Stories From The Sea
Kids Events | Until 30th August 2016 

British Museum 9 minutes walk from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

Interactive storytelling in the BP exhibition Sunken Cities: Egypt's Lost Worlds....More

Between Fascination And Horror: The Ancient Egyptian Animal Cult: Lecture
Exhibitions | On 25th July 2016 

British Museum 9 minutes walk from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

The British Museum's Daniela Rosenow explores animal worship in the Late and Ptolemaic periods....More

Sicily: Culture and Conquest
Sicily: Culture and Conquest
Exhibitions | Until 14th August 2016 

British Museum 9 minutes walk from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

In 2016, the British Museum hosts the first exhibition in the UK to explore over 4000 years of history on ...More

 
Sunken cities: Egypt's lost worlds
Sunken cities: Egypt's lost worlds
Exhibitions | Until 27th November 2016 

British Museum 9 minutes walk from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

The British Museum hosts its first large-scale exhibition of underwater discoveries in 2016, focusing on two ...More

 
Light, Time, Legacy: Francis Towne's Watercolours of Rome
Light, Time, Legacy: Francis Towne's Watercolours of Rome
Exhibitions | Until 14th August 2016 

British Museum 9 minutes walk from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

The British Museum marks the bicentenary of Francis Towne's death with ...More

 
Tai Chi: Beginners' Yang 32-Sword
Sporting Events | Until 1st August 2016 

The Drill Hall 13 minutes walk from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

Sports & Leisure, Fitness Session....More

Tai Chi: Beginners' Yang 24-Step
Sporting Events | Until 1st August 2016 

The Drill Hall 13 minutes walk from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

Sports & Leisure, Fitness Session....More

Unseen City: Photos by Martin Parr
Unseen City: Photos by Martin Parr
Exhibitions | Until 31st July 2016 

Guildhall Art Gallery 18 minutes walk from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

For two years acclaimed British photographer Martin Parr was the City of London's official photographer-in-residence. Between 2013 and 2015 ...More

 
Bar's Got Talent
Concerts | Until 5th September 2016 

The Piano Works 19 minutes walk from Mughal India: Art, Culture And Empire

...More

 
 
 
SALE
Hotels near British Library

From cheap budget accommodation to luxury 5 star suites see our discounts for British Library hotels, including Tune Hotel Kings Cross, London from 76% off.

 
 
Call now: hotel deals 0207 420 4960