Museums at Night 2012 festival

Enjoy a cultured evening at this annual late-night London museum festival

This annual after-hours opening at London's major and specilaist museums and galleries is a hugely popular festival, taking place from May 18-20 (the bulk of events take place on the Friday and Saturday). Most places have themed events scheduled, such as guided tours, live music and a bar, so get down to one of these quirky or well-known venues and add some culture to your weekend entertainment.

Museums at Night events on Friday May 18