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Listings for Islington Museum and Local History Centre events are shown below (except where stated).

Our exhibitions and children’s events updated links are listed separately and the Islington events diary also provides details of all council events.  

Watch this space for more events and activities at Islington Museum and Local History Centre in 2016. 


Bevin Court: Restoring Yates

A talk by Tom Organ

Venue: Islington Museum
Date: 6.30-7.30pm Thursday 5 May 2016
Admission: Free
Booking: No booking required

Join us for a talk at Islington Museum to find out how Tom Organ completed his restoration of the striking Peter Yates mural 'Day and Night Winged Bulls' at Bevin Court, Cruikshank Street, WC1.

Tom and his team have worked on site at Bevin Court for two months to bring Yates' work back to life. Tom will be talking through the challenges that the team faced during this project and exploring some of the techniques and tricks that they used during the restoration process.

For further details about the event or to find out more about the Bevin Court project, visit our community blog at


Art Workshops

Free monthly art workshops at Islington Museum

Venue: Islington Museum
Date(s): 12.30-3.30pm Fridays: 6 May, 10 June and 8 July 2016
Admission: Free
Booking: No booking required

During the sessions, discover Islington's local history, learn new creative skills and have fun in a friendly, informal and relaxed environment.

All abilities welcome - from absolute beginners to seasoned professionals!

For further information please contact Rebecca Campbell-Gay, Education Officer at or call on 020 7527 2837