Museums

Natural History Museum

Natural History Museum

Breath-taking from the outside alone, the Natural History Museum is one of London’s most beautiful buildings. Welcoming more than 5 million visitors a year and caring for over 80 million specimens – this museum, and research centre, is home to constantly growing and changing exhibits that continuously fascinate everyone that steps through its doors.

Science Museum

Science Museum

Founded in 1837, the Science museum is one of London’s most visited attractions. With its interactive galleries, IMAX cinema and world-famous objects, it’s a favourite amongst people of all ages!

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V&A

With a permanent collection of over 4.5 million objects, the V&A is the world’s greatest museum of art and design. It is home to 145 galleries that hold art representing more than 3000 years of human creativity, and with free admission it would be wrong to miss out on this London gem!

British Museum

British Museum

Opened in 1759, the British Museum is filled with fascinating and strange objects from all over the world. The galleries are separated by time period and location, making it easy for visitors to follow the history of the specimens and antiquities as they walk through the museum. Entrance is free.

National Gallery

National Gallery

With over 2,300 works of art accessible for free, the National Gallery is ideal for those looking to spend their entire day admiring the paintings, or those looking for a whistle-stop tour. To get a more in-depth understanding of the paintings on show, look out for the free talks that happen daily in the gallery, and if you’re looking for somewhere to keep your kids busy and creative – take advantage of the free drop in workshops that take place on a Sunday and during the school holidays!

Tate Modern London

Tate Modern

Filled with international modern and contemporary art that is designed to inspire, a walk around this gallery will definitely get you thinking. Based in the former Bankside Power Station, the Tate Modern has free admission and is open daily for your viewing.

Saatchi Gallery

Saatchi Gallery

Opened in 1985, this contemporary art gallery is a favourite amongst tourists and locals alike. Situated right off the King’s Road in Chelsea, it gives a strong platform to artists rarely seen in the UK, as well as providing its visitors with innovative exhibitions that are constantly refreshing and changing.

Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds

Brush shoulders with the stars as you get the chance to get up close and personal with waxworks of your favourite celebrities. From sports heroes, to fashion icons to rising YouTube stars, there’s a waxwork for everyone in Madame Tussauds!

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Albertopolis

Three world-class museums, a world-famous concert hall and a memorial to Queen Victoria’s husband Albert constitute the area known as Albertopolis, between High Street Kensington and Gloucester Road Tube stations.

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