Book behind the scenes tour at the Geffrye Museum

Curious history lovers are being invited behind the scenes to tour the Geffrye’s collection stores.

The Hidden Treasures tour at the museum in Kingsland Road, which depicts the history of the home, is part of a national initiative organised by the Collections Trust.

Items like an 18th century easy chair and a Frank Stanton painting of an Islington interior will be available for viewing.

To book a space on the tour on Thursday 22 and Friday 23 August, 12 noon, 1pm and 2pm in advance call 020 7739 9893.