Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 19TH AUGUST 2018

ADDRESS
 
 
TELEPHONE
 
TWITTER
 
Dates:
  until 
 
OPENING TIMES
Daily 10am-11pm
 
PRICES
FREE
 
SITE
 

Nearby

 

Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018This summer, the Southbank Centre marks the centenary of Nelson Mandela's birthday with a brand-new exhibition. Taking place in the newly renovated Queen Elizabeth Hall, Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018 will explore the life and times of the iconic leader, from young freedom fighter to becoming the inspiration for an international movement against South Africa's violent apartheid system. Items on display include the famous Robben Island Bible, a pickaxe used by Mandela and his colleagues in the Robben Island Quarry, a letter of thanks written by Mandela to the British public, and the complete works of Shakespeare, which was studied by the leader during his time in prison.

 

About Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

Queen Elizabeth Hall is the second largest concert hall at Southbank Centre, presenting a diverse programme that covers the whole range of music and performing arts. The Royal Festival Hall's smaller sister venue Queen Elizabeth Hall ensures that even when there is a long-running show, the Southbank Centre can have almost nightly performances by world-class orchestras. More about Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

Seating plan for Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018 images

Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018  Photo credit: Pete Woodhead  

   
Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018 - Photo credit: Pete Woodhead

Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018 Photo credit: Pete Woodhead 


LondonTown.com - Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018 Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Waterloo Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Lambeth North Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Park
 
13 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
13 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018 on LondonTown.com

 
London Events 2018

Plan the perfect year in the capital with our pick of the best events in London 2018. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

Near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
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
Park Plaza County Hall Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £112  39% off
1 Addington Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Close to Waterloo, the 4 star Park Plaza is - as the name suggests - just behind County Hall. Near to the Thames, it's also convenient ... More
 
 
 
The Royal Horseguards - A Guoman Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £147  30% off
2 Whitehall Court, SW1A | 6 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Emulating the style of a French chateau, this grand Victorian residence, built in 1884, occupies a prime location within Westminster. It's worth staying at the Grade ... More
 
 
 
Corinthia Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £244  39% off
Whitehall Place, SW1A | 6 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
With 294 bedrooms, multi-level penthouse suites and terraces offering spectacular views of the River Thames, Trafalgar Square and Whitehall - the £300 million restoration of the ... More
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

Near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Today Only
Bach And The Cosmos: Bach Remixed
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 16th October 2018 - 7.30pm
Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018, Belvedere Road, SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
JS Bach's work re-imagined by contemporary composers which includes guest director Roderick Williams and Nystedt, plus James Sparks....More
 
 
 
Today Only
Charlotte Bray: Chamber Music
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 16th October 2018 - 7.45pm
Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018, Belvedere Road, SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Mariani Piano Quartet and Huw Watkins perform the UK premiere of Bray's Beyond for violin; Invisible Cities for viola and piano and Oneiroi for piano, plus ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
War Horse
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 8th November 2018 to 5th January 2019
Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018, South Bank, Covent Garden, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse returns to the theatre where it all started, the National Theatre, eleven years after ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

Near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Southbank Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
London's hub of cultural arts, The Southbank Centre announced in March 2013 that it's set for a £100 million revamp that will see the 1960s design ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Southbank Centre: Purcell Room
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Housed in the same modernist block as the Royal Festival Hall and sandwiched between it and the Hayward Gallery, the Purcell Room has a 372-seat auditorium, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Located by the River Thames, with sweeping views of the capital from the London Eye to St Paul's Cathedral, the Southbank Centre is a unique metropolitan ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Poetry Library
London > Attractions > Museums
Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
The most comprehensive and accessible collection of poetry from 1914 in Britain, The Poetry Library within the Southbank Centre contains 90,000 items and is still growing. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
South Bank
London > Attractions >
South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
This stretch along the Thames is one of the cultural and social hubs of London with the Southbank Centre - which includes Royal Festival Hall, Queen ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Hayward Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
The Hayward Gallery has been the originator or host of influential exhibitions since 1968. It mounts temporary exhibitions of contemporary and historical art. The gallery, named ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

The best shops and markets near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Foyles Royal Festival Hall
London > Shopping > Books
Riverside, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Around 30,000 books are stocked at this branch on a broad range ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
22 Cornwall Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lower Marsh Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
On weekdays a street food market runs along Lower Marsh displaying a diverse range of global food for all tastes, from Italian ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

What are the best dining options near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018 London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Eat Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
South Bank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Food to go in its simplest form. Freeshly baked bread for hand-made made sandwhiches; home made soups; simple salads. Another high street option for fresh. fast ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Strada
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Unit 6, Royal Festival Hall Riverside, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Strada has started something of a pizza revolution. The chain has blossomed thanks largely to its focus on fresh, high quality ingredients, and efficient, friendly service. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Giraffe
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
Unit 1, Royal Festival Hall Riverside, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
If you happen to be with the kids on the South Bank this summer this is a great little eatery in which to recharge their batteries. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

Near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 7 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 12 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London Film School
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
24 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, WC2H | 13 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
The London Film School is the oldest-established international school of film technique in the world. The school has contributed significantly to ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018 gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Marriott Hotel County Hall Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Fancy detoxing in the building where the Greater London Council used to run the city? The Spa at the London Marriott County ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jubilee Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
3 Belvedere Road, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
The concrete promenade along the South Bank greatly benefits from this large patch of green grass for striders, strollers and sightseers to relax on. Not ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bernie Spain Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Upper Ground, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Located between Oxo Tower Wharf and Gabriel's Wharf, Bernie Spain Gardens is a pleasant green space to stop off on a riverside walk along the South ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

The best pubs near London Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Sherlock Holmes
London > Nightlife > Pubs
10 Northumberland Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 7 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Thirsty Sherlock Holmes fans look no further than this homage to the great detective himself and to original Victorian pubs. While you indulge in a soothing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Thirsty Bear
London > Nightlife > Pubs
62 Stamford Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
If you're the kind of drinker who gets thirsty, very thirsty, and you don't have the time or patience to queue for at a very busy ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018 clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden
London > Nightlife > Bars
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Designed by the Eden Project, the Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden is the place to be on a summer's evening for stunning sundown views over the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bassoon Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Corinthia Hotel London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 6 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
The cocktails in the Bassoon Bar are very good, expensive, yes, but very, very good. Not only that but the bar has a piano which is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gordon's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 6 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Home to Samuel Pepys in the 1680s, the building housing Gordon’s is now home to a regular, thriving crowd of drinkers of all ages and all ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skylon
London > Business > Venue Hire
Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
The Royal Festival Hall's refurbishment has done away with 'The People's Palace', the marvellously 1950s restaurant that used to occupy this space, and replaced it with ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
Located by the River Thames, with sweeping views of the capital from the London Eye to St Paul's Cathedral, the Southbank Centre is a unique metropolitan ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Deck at the National Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
The Deck is a modern roof-top venue with stunning views over the Thames, available for hire at the National Theatre, part of the Southbank Centre which ... More
 
 
 
 

Also in Belvedere Road

Our recommendations in the same street as Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

 
No.
Title
Category
 
 
 

Hotels Near

Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

 
 
Near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018
All London hotels
Check-in:
Check-out:
Number of rooms:
Room 1:

What's On Today

Near Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

 
 
 
Bach And The Cosmos: Bach Remixed
Concerts | On 16th October 2018 

Southbank Centre

JS Bach's work re-imagined by contemporary composers which includes guest director Roderick Williams and Nystedt, plus James Sparks....More

Charlotte Bray: Chamber Music
Concerts | On 16th October 2018 

Southbank Centre

Mariani Piano Quartet and Huw Watkins perform the UK premiere of Bray's Beyond for violin; Invisible Cities for viola and ...More

Antony and Cleopatra
Antony and Cleopatra
Theatre | Until 19th January 2019 

National Theatre: Olivier Theatre 2 minutes walk from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play lovers Antony and Cleopatra at the National Theatre as Simon Godwin follows the success ...More

 
I'm Not Running
I'm Not Running
Theatre | Until 31st January 2019 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 3 minutes walk from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

The world premiere of David Hare's new play I'm Not Running stars a strong cast which includes Doctor Foster actress ...More

 
Screamfest
Screamfest
Seasonal | Until 31st October 2018 

London Dungeon 4 minutes walk from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

This Halloween, The London Dungeon is hosting Screamfest, its scariest event in 40 years. Billed as the ultimate Halloween event, ...More

 
Rainforest Adventure: SEA LIFE London
Rainforest Adventure: SEA LIFE London
Exhibitions | Until 24th March 2019 

Sea Life London Aquarium 4 minutes walk from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

Opening to the public on 24th March 2018, just in time for the Easter holidays, Rainforest Adventure brings the UK's ...More

 
Divine Proportions
Divine Proportions
Theatre | Until 12th January 2019 

The Vaults 5 minutes walk from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

Renowned for hosting quirky and immersive events, the Vaults keep up the tradition with Divine Proportions, a unique dining experience ...More

 
The Jungle
The Jungle
Theatre | Until 3rd November 2018 

Playhouse Theatre 6 minutes walk from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

It won five star reviews during its Young Vic run and now The Jungle, an immersive play from Good Chance ...More

 
Hannah Perry: Gush
Hannah Perry: Gush
Exhibitions | Until 4th November 2018 

Somerset House 7 minutes walk from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

This October, Somerset House hosts a major UK solo exhibition by British artist Hannah Perry. Titled Gush, the new exhibition ...More

 
The Importance Of Being Earnest
Theatre | Until 20th October 2018 

Vaudeville Theatre 8 minutes walk from Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition 2018

Concluding the Classic Spring Oscar Wilde Season, The Importance of Being Earnest is staged at the Vaudeville Theatre this ...More

New on LondonTown

 
 
Last Nights of Havana
Clubbing and Nightlife | From 19th October 

Tobacco Dock

A taste Cuba comes to London this autumn with Last Nights of Havana at Tobacco Dock. Inspired by the 1940s and '50s and pre-revolution Havana, the event will see the Quayside Bar reimagined as a ...More

IT Ibiza London
IT Ibiza London
Dining 

A popular eatery on the White Isle, IT Ibiza comes to the UK with the ...More

 
Dead Man's Party
Dead Man's Party
Seasonal | From 31st October 

Smoke & Salt

This October, award-winning restaurant Smoke & Salt transforms its POP Brixton container into a culinary ...More

 
Redchurch Townhouse
Redchurch Townhouse
Hotels 

A new addition to Soho House with 37 stylish bedrooms and a Cecconi's Italian restaurant....More

 
A Christmas Carol
Theatre | From 27th November 

Old Vic Theatre

Matthew Warchus' staging of Charles Dickens' timeless classic, which has been adapted from the stage by Jack Thorne, returns to the Old Vic for the festive season. Four ghosts visit Scrooge on Christmas Eve and ...More

De Vere Selsdon Estate
De Vere Selsdon Estate
Hotels 

Part of Principal Hotel Company's De Vere portfolio, De Vere Selsdon Estate is a historic, ...More

 
Christmas in Leicester Square
Christmas in Leicester Square
Seasonal | From 9th November 

Leicester Square

The festive feeling returns as Christmas in Leicester ...More

 
The Great British Fry Up
The Great British Fry Up
Foodie Events | On 4th November 

MEATliquor KX

The nation's favourite fried breakfast is given a day of its own as The Great ...More

 
MEATliquor KX
Dining 

In an old tram shed on St. Chad's Place, MEATliquor KX is (as the name suggests) mad about two things: burgers and booze....More

Royal Opera: Simon Boccanegra
Royal Opera: Simon Boccanegra
Concerts | From 15th November 

Royal Opera House

Elijah Moshinsky's Renaissance production of Verdi's tragedy about ...More

 
St James's and Wallpaper*: Art and Design Walk
St James's and Wallpaper*: Art and Design Walk
Exhibitions | From 17th October 

Christie's Fine Art Auctioneers

This autumn, St James's and Wallpaper* are collaborating ...More

 
Circus 1903
Circus 1903
Kids Events | From 19th December 

Southbank Centre

The award-winning puppeteers from War Horse present the European premiere of Circus 1903 as part ...More

 
EartH Kitchen
EartH Kitchen
Dining 

Housed in an old art deco cinema in Dalston, EartH Kitchen is a sunny, 150-seat ...More

 
EartH
Entertainment 

Multi-arts space in what was once the derelict Savoy Cinema on Dalston's bustling Stoke Newington Road....More

Balthoween at Balthazar
Balthoween at Balthazar
Seasonal | From 29th October 

Balthazar

New York style brasserie Balthazar brings 'Balthoween', their all-American All Hallows' Eve celebration to London. ...More

 
Lily Vanilli: Chocolate Tarts with Meringue Ghosts
Lily Vanilli: Chocolate Tarts with Meringue Ghosts
Seasonal | On 28th October 

Lily Vanilli

Direct your broomstick to Lily Vanilli's Bakery on ...More

 
Cattivo
Dining 

Laid back Italian cafe in Brixton with a basement cocktail bar, from the team behind Canova Hall next door....More

Due East
Due East
Dining 

Due East, the all-day restaurant and bar The East London Hotel, has partnered with local ...More

 
The East London Hotel
The East London Hotel
Hotels 

An affordable, stylish place to stay, The East London Hotel has an informal bar and ...More

 
Bethnal Green Underground Station
Bethnal Green Underground Station
Transport 

Served by the Central line between Liverpool Street ...More

 
Best Events in London for October Half Term
Best Events in London for October Half Term
Article 

From Storystock at Battersea Power Station to The ...More

 
London Hotels for Art Lovers
London Hotels for Art Lovers
Article 

Bespoke art works and Instagram worthy interiors. ...More

 
 
 
 
SALE
Hotels near Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

From cheap budget places to stay to luxury 5 star hotels see our discounts for Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall hotels, including Corinthia Hotel London from 98% off.

 
 
Call now: hotel deals 0207 420 4960