1. United Kingdom
  2. South East England
  3. London

London: British Museum Private Tour for Kids & Families

Product ID: 132531
Join a fantastic 2.5-hour tour that your children will love. With your kid-friendly guide, you will see all the highlights and learn about the famous masterpieces like the Parthenon sculptures. Rosetta Stone, Ginger the Egyptian mummy and more.
About this activity
Duration: 2.5 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Skip the line through a separate entrance
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Discover the largest museum in the world with your family
  • Travel back in time to ancient Greece and Egypt
  • Hear anecdotes and learn stories using games and activities to engage the kids
Full description
This is a fantastic 2.5-hour tour that your children will love. With an excess of 8 million artifacts, the British Museum houses the largest collection in the world – documenting human culture from its origins.

With a kid-friendly guide, you will see all the highlights and learn more about the famous masterpieces such as the Parthenon sculptures from Athens, Rosetta Stone, Ginger the Egyptian mummy, Sutton Hoo treasure, Vindolanda Tablets, Levis Chessmen and much more. Meet your guide outside the museum and the Private London British Museum Tour for Kids and Families will begin. This will be an unforgettable experience, covering about 6000 years of human civilization.

Here, you will find the largest Egyptian collection in the world with the magnificent statue of Rameses II. Learn how the Rosetta Stone helped to decipher hieroglyphics. Travel back to ancient Greece and medieval England. Your guide will share anecdotes and stories using games and activities to engage the kids. You will love this tour.
  • Guide
  • Kid-friendly tour
  • Private tour
  • Skip-the-line
  • Museum entrance fees
What’s Not Included
  • Meals and drinks
  • Pick-up and drop-off

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

At the main gate of the British Museum, opposite the Museum Tavern next to Starbucks at 49 Great Russell Street Bloomsbury, Greater London, WC1 B3BA. The tour guide will be showing a sign with your name written on it.

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Important information
Know before you go
• This tour will be tailored for families with kids older than 6-years-old
• Younger kids are welcome but it will be difficult to engage them
• The tour will be free for kids under 5-years-old
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 3 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    4 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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Nice family experience!

Visiting the British with our dedicated guide is an experience that I highly recommend to all families with children: the guide has been able to capture our attention by leading us with stories and family-friendly details through incredible testimonies of history.

October 7, 2019

December 28, 2019


June 29, 2018

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Raphael Tours & Events

Product ID: 132531