Guided tour of the highlights of the British Museum

Even though I was an official tour guide here, at one of the greatest museums in the world, I can’t show you all 80,000 objects on display. Instead let me guide you on a selection of some really important objects and tell you the fascinating stories behind them …

About this guided walk:

  • 1.5 hours
  • Meet at the front of the British Museum (outside the Museum Tavern pub)
  • £12 per person
  • 12 people maximum (so a better experience)
  • Instant confirmation
  • Printed or mobile voucher accepted
  • Cancellation 24 hours in advance for full refund

EXPERIENCE:

Full description: The origins of the museum and the Irish benefactor who loved collecting things (with a love of chocolate), the Great Court, the Sutton Hoo treasure, the oldest written story in the world in cuneiform, the story of the Rosetta stone, what it meant to be an Assyrian king, the biggest find of Roman silver and the story behind it, Mayan reliefs of blood letting, the age of Enlightenment, the Japanese gallery.

Includes: Tour guide only (ex British Museum, and TV expert). You’ll be in a small group, a better experience, ask as many questions as you like, not just about this tour but about London too.

Meeting point: Front of British Museum (outside Museum Tavern pub). Full joining instructions will be on your confirmation email when you book.

 

Includes:

Tour guide only..

You’ll be in a small group, a better experience, ask as many questions as you like, not just about this tour but about London too.

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For availability and to book this tour please fill in the contact page

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Frequently Asked Questions:

What’s the refund policy?

You will get a full refund if you cancel at least 24 hours before.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No. You can also bring it digitally.

My English is non-native. Is this a suitable tour?

Yes it is. Your tour guide is trained by the British Museum so is used to guiding tourists from abroad.

What happens if it rains?

It’s an indoor tour so you won’t need an umbrella.

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For availability and to book this tour please fill in the contact page

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