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“So much to see you’ll need a 2nd visit!”
Review of The British Museum

The British Museum
Ranked #3 of 1 892 things to do in London
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: A museum of the world, for the world. Discover over two million years of human history and culture. Some of the world-famous objects include the Rosetta Stone, the Parthenon sculptures and Egyptian mummies.
Useful Information: Activities for older children
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great place for seeing some of the most amazing artefacts of the ancient world and more.

The Egyptology section was of particular interest.

Thank Allan S
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

You could spend days here because there are thousands upon thousand of exhibits. Fascinating stuff but for my eyes the low light is a problem and I found some of the cards difficult to decipher.

Thank John S
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

The range and the quality of objects displayed is unrivalled and the manner in which comparative civilisations are presented is unique. The Special Exhibitions are of the highest quality. A frequent most visit in London for visitors and residents.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

This is a must see and one should be plan on being there 1/2 to all day to really enjoy all it has to offer. The line for getting in was a 1-2 blocks long in the rain so as all of this area proper dress is essential.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Lovely enclosed open space to have a coffee and cake inbetween devouring the splendid exhibitions. The storytelling events are particularly charming.

Thank Ulli1001
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