1. United Kingdom
  2. South East England
  3. London
  4. British Museum

London: 1.5-Hour Guided Tour of The British Museum

Product ID: 359705
Discover the hidden treasures of the British Museum on a 1.5-hour private highlights tour. Your personal guide will give you the extra time and attention needed to best explore the museum's impressive collection.
About this activity
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts


  • Take an insider tour of one of the most famous museums in the world
  • Travel across Europe, Asia, and Africa to discover the museum’s highlights
  • Learn about the fascinating ways in which cultures have influenced each other throughout history
Full description
Explore the British Museum along with a personal tour guide and learn about the history of the art and museum collections. Start your tour by meeting your guide across from the museum. Then enter the museum for a 1.5-hour guided discovery tour.

During this tour, you'll learn how the British Museum has become one of the first public cultural institutions in the world to ask questions about the rightful ownership of the artworks in the British Museum. Listen to stories about theft, pillage, and the controversies that revolve around the museum's collections to this day.

You'll leave the museum looking at world history and how museums collect works of art in a whole new light.
  • Private guide
  • Commentary
  • Small-group tour
  • Entrance to the museum

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Flash photography
Know before you go
• This tour will take place rain or shine
• Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing
• Part of this tour will be conducted outside, so please bring an umbrella/weather-appropriate clothing
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Currently it is not possible to book this product due to its limited availability.
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Product ID: 359705