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Sir John Soane's Museum
The house & museum of Sir John Soane, renowned neo-classical architect. Open Weds-Sun, Admission free
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Sir John Soane's Museum 10h
Absolutely thrilled to announce that the campaign has exceeded £15,000, meaning the frame of the Snake in the Grass can now be conserved! Thank you to everyone who donated and helped to spread the word.
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Sir John Soane's Museum 17h
Delighted to see that the campaign to has leaped up to 99% overnight! Thank you to everyone who donated - please help us spread the word and raise that final 1%!
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 12
There is one week left to see our two Autumn exhibitions, The Architecture Drawing Prize and Out of Character. Find out more at
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 12
There is just one week left to of The Snake in the Grass! Help us close the gap to £15,000 to conserve this beautiful frame for years to come. Find out more and donate here:
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 11
11 November 1918. Diary entry by Arthur Bolton, Curator "11am. Guns fired & crowds cheering, heard from Strand & Holborn. People on balconies round the fields... traffic suspended, streets crowded, flags & rejoicing, dancing in places."
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 10
The Soane has long inspired architects and draughtsmen - this beautiful work by Joseph Gandy depicts the Museum after hours. Be inspired yourself, and discover the art of architectural drawing at our Late next week:
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 10
1697 Birth of William Hogarth, artist of 'A Rake's Progress' and 'An Election'. Read more about the Rake's Progress here:
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 10
We have 10 days left to of The Snake in the Grass! 200 years ago Sir John Soane hung this masterpiece in his Museum. Today its original frame is in desperate need of repair - help us conserve it for future generations
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 9
It's our glorious shop manager/queen of retail Kirstin's last day at the Museum. One of her favourite products is the Complete Description of the Museum - available online for £10, and complete with wonderful new photographs!
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 9
200 years ago Sir John Soane hung a Reynolds masterpiece in his house, now a much-loved museum. Today its original frame is in desperate need of repair. Please help us restore it to its original splendour. Donate to our campaign:
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 8
Discover architectural characters inhabiting the spaces of the Soane in our exhibition Out of Character: a project by , ending 18 November. Free to visit
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 8
Our campaign with to of The Snake in the Grass has reached 85%! Please help us conserve this historic frame by donating, and receive one of our exclusive rewards
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 8
Our next Critical Drawing talk with architect, artist and educator takes place on 21 November. Find out more here
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 8
Replying to @juanincognito
The bit where you realise you sailed the wrong way and ended up on the Tiber...
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 8
Soane's design for a triumphal Bridge to cross the River Thames, which won him the Royal Academy's Gold Medal for architecture, setting him up for early success. This particular view was made by Soane's office later, in 1799.
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 7
The Museum after dark, evocatively lit with candles. Explore for yourself on one of our Soane Lates in and
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 7
"A house is a machine for living in." - Le Courbusier Photo: the entrance hall and stairway of Sir John Soane's Museum
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 6
We need to reach 100% in order to secure the funds needed to of the Snake in the Grass. Help us push to 90% this week! Donate today
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 6
Viktor Gekker, [Re] Coding Athens in a ‘Festival of Time’: Archive of Temporality, 2017. ends 18 Nov, entry free.
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Sir John Soane's Museum Nov 5
It's , a time when people frame their work within the bigger picture of Museums. We declare a Frame-themed pun war - comment in the thread. Donate:
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