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The British Museum Tour: The Ideas That Made Our World

(99 Reviews)

What you'll get

Duration: 2.5 hours
Easy cancellation: Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
Explore the British Museum with a guide and experience one of the greatest stories of all time. On the tour you'll learn how humans went from living in small, nomadic bands to building vast interconnected civilizations that now dominate the planet.


Highlights :
  • See the Rosetta Stone, the key to unlocking the world of the pharaohs
  • Explore the Parthenon sculptures and the Greek legacy
  • Learn about the Holy Thorn Reliquary and the rise of monotheism
  • Visit the Lewis chessmen and find out how western culture developed

Full description :

Includes :
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Hostel/hotel pick-ups

When you get there

Meeting Point
  • By the King Edward entrance on Montague Place. This is the north entrance, with the stone lions on either side of the doorway. Look out for your guide who will stood next to the bag check area, holding an orange umbrella. Please arrive 10 minutes before the tour starts, to allow time to pass through the bag check area. Directions: • The closest tube station is Tottenham Court Road (Northern and Central lines) • After exiting the tube (there are several exits), walk up Tottenham Court Road (the Dominion Theatre should be on your right) • Turn right onto Great Russell Street and continue until you see the British Museum ahead of you • Next turn left on Bloomsbury Street and then right onto Montague Place (where you will see the King Edward Entrance). This is the north entrance of the museum, with the lion statues • If you are looking for an alternative route to the British Museum, Russell Square tube station (Piccadilly Line) is a short walk away

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Customer reviews

Overall rating
4.72 / 5

based on 99 reviews


USD 24.88

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