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Museum of London

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Step inside the Museum of London for an unforgettable journey through the capital’s turbulent past. Discover prehistoric London, see how the city changed under Romans and Saxons, wonder at medieval London and examine the tumultuous years when London...more
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150 London Wall, London EC2Y 5HN, England
City of London
+44 20 7001 9844
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Reviewed today

visited with husband and 2 grown up children. we felt it had plenty for everyone and was laid out in a way that made it interesting informative and not in any way boring. i wish it had a better cafe, but overall a great experience

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank GerrardFamily
Reviewed 5 days ago

A very good and informative museum not far from at Paul's. It's free to go in and on a wet winter's day a great option if your looking for somewhere to visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cliff d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this very informative museum. Great for all the family. Well presented in lovely building

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rhysperkins
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited here early November with my friend to see the suffragette exhibition. Museum was great and Alexandra and the front desk made our time here even more enjoyable. Nothing was too much trouble for her and she was very knowledgable and willing to help....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm not always amused at museums but this one is pretty cool. Recommended by a colleague, it exceeded my expectations.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mikejonesjnr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an extensive museum with a wide collection of artifacts tracing the development of London from prehistory to the present day. There is a strong section on Roman London, and the walk through recreated Victorian shops was also enjoyable - but to be honest...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am not a fan of museums, but this one stole my heart! It has a free entrance but i did want to donate because it was worth it! Very interesting, fun, full of colours and viedos and audios!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nastia56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This brilliant museum is so packed with fascinating information and unusual artefacts, I couldn't get round all of it in one visit, so went back the following week to finish my tour. There is much of interest to see here, plus some fun, interactive things...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CLC1959
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good museum, difficult to find entrance. Didn't realise what was to become London was so prominent in prehistoric times. It's an island after all. Good displays of Roman times. I think I missed several displays and will have to return. By the way, if use...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NJ_Visitor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really loved this museum. Been there a few times and never got tired to see the same exhibits again. It is just behind St. Pauls cathedral

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Matt M
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City of London
From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to
its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile
in the world, the financial district known simply as
“The City” is one of London's most historic and
fascinating neighbourhoods. Here high rise office
towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with
Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually
every era in between, including Christopher Wren's
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Jana P
2 April 2018|
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Response from dalton1skiing | Reviewed this property |
Obviously if you stopped for lunch, had little kids or it was a busy day there, you could be there all day. Also depends if you were to read all exhibits in detail. It was busy when we visited with several groups of school... More
Ellen B
28 February 2018|
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Response from hrtraveler | Reviewed this property |
I'd budget at least 2-3 hours. There's quite a bit to see, so it's time well spent.
4 February 2018|
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Response from MrWil_low | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is still a section of the main exhibition that covers the fire, including the Edwardian son et lumiere model. However, the pay-to-view special exhibition that ran last year has since closed.