Category: Museums

  • churchill war rooms london

    Churchill War Rooms Churchill Museum

    The rooms used by the War Cabinet commissioned by the famous Prime Minister Winston Churchill during the Second World War have been preserved and restored. Today, they are an interesting attraction for those who want to get to know this nerve centre of war command, where senior civil servants, war …

  • madame tussauds london

    Madame Tussauds

    One of London’s most popular attractions, over 400 life-size wax models of the rich and famous are on display at Madame Tussauds. And you can get up close, take fun photos and post them. You can have your picture taken with members of the British Royal Family or go down …

  • National Maritime Museum

    National Maritime Museum

    The National Maritime Museum was inaugurated on 27 April 1937 by King Jorge VI. It is the largest museum in the world dedicated to the navy. It turns out that the National Maritime Museum tells the story of the naval force that dominated the seas and oceans for centuries. To …

  • docklands museum

    Museum of London Docklands

    The Museum of London Docklands offers the opportunity to break with an old concept: the museum is a place for old things. Strolling through its galleries and corridors is like walking through the pages of a history book. First of all, it is good to understand what the Museum of …

  • queen-house

    Queen’s House

    The project was commissioned to the architect Inigo Jones by King James I as a gift to his wife, Queen Anne of Denmark. In other words: the name of the palace says it all. There are many reasons why you may come to Queen’s House. Maybe it is because you …

  • tate britain

    Tate Britain

    Inaugurated in 1897, its first name was the National Gallery of British Art. As its name suggests, it is a museum dedicated to art produced in the United Kingdom. In 1932, the name was changed to Tate Gallery and remained so until 2000, when it became Tate Britain. The reason …

  • cutty sark

    Cutty Sark museum ship

    The Cutty Sark has made a name for itself in the oceans and on its retirement it became a museum. Built in 1869, Cutty Sark made its first voyage the following year. At the time, the tea trade between England and China was extremely lucrative. As a result, the speed …

  • National Gallery

    National Gallery

    The National Gallery owes its creation to King George IV, who wanted to create an art museum in London on a par with the Louvre. Today, it is one of the largest galleries in the world with an exhibition fund of more than 2000 paintings.With its classical façade adorning the …

  • sherlock holmes musee

    Sherlock Holmes Museum

    Everybody knows this character through books, then films, comics and references in popular culture. Perhaps the only museum in the world is dedicated to him in London (there is another one in Switzerland), which stores things that never belonged to a person. Even the address of the museum is fictitious, …

  • Victoria and Albert Museum

    Victoria and Albert Museum

    The Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) is a free museum. It is the world’s largest museum of decorative arts and design, with a permanent collection of more than 4.5 million objects collected over 5,000 years, from antiquity to the present day. The Victoria and Albert Museum was founded in 1852 …