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London Private Family & Children British Museum Tour

4.4 / 5

28 reviews

London Private Family & Children British Museum Tour

From £167.95 per group up to 5

A special children’s guide will show your family some highlights of the British Museum on a private and customized family friendly tour. Discover favourite displays such as the Egyptian mummies and the Rosetta Stone.

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Free cancellation
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Italian, Spanish, French
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the British Museum with a special children's guide
  • Experience a fun and family-friendly tour
  • Learn about the world cultures displayed in the museum
Full description
Visiting the British Museum with a special children’s guide is a fantastic way to give kids a taste of this important museum. Visited by up to six million visitors per year, it is one of the largest and busiest, museums in the world and an important landmark in London. In addition to the vast collection, the museum’s special exhibition, displays and events are all designed to advance understanding of the collection and cultures they represent. Your tour guide will focus on tow to three exhibits to keep the kids from becoming overwhelmed and losing interest. Experiencing your visit of the British Museum as a family will be a fascinating and memorable moment. You will also be able to take advantage of the museum’s range of family-friendly activities throughout autumn and winter.
Includes
  • Tour guide
  • Family-friendly activities
  • Transportation
  • Headset
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at Montague Place north entrance of the British Museum, Great Russell St, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 3DG. Wait for your guide at the Lion's statue on the left side of the museum.

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Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 28 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    3.9/5
  • Service
    4.2/5
  • Organization
    3.9/5

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Great experience, and would highly recommend. I was called on the morning of the tour and was told our guide would call 15 mins before the tour starting time. I took the tour guides number just in case we had an issue. I was called exactly on time! Lula, our guide was very friendly and informative. The kids (11 & 13) were engaged and we all saw and learnt something new. I find having a guide is a great way to engage the kids, and also gives a more structured approach when visiting a large museum with so many exhibits.

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9 July 2021

British Museum with a private guide

I booked this tour for my grandson who is 13+ years old and who is particularly interested with ancient Egypt and ancient Greece. Our guide Natalie was already waiting for us at the agreed meeting point when we turned up at 13h40 for 14h00. She navigated us through the various sections of the British museum - Easter Islands, Aztec and Mayan art, Assyrian, Egyptian, Greek, ancient British, Roman - providing each time (in both English and French - she is of French origin and my grandson is perfectly bilingual) a lot of very interesting information on the sections visited. We truly enjoyed this visit and I would not hesitate to recommend it to other customers. As always, the museum was full of visitors, but Natalie guided us with great ease and speed through the various sections, which was highly helpful.

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20 August 2019

Melissa was wonderful, providing an interesting & entertaining tour!

We had our 9 year old and 15 year old daughters on the tour with us. Melissa did a great job answering all their questions and making the tour interesting to both of them, while at the same time making sure that the adults also were engaged and learned a lot. I would recommend the tour to anyone with an interest in truly appreciating all the unique items on display at the British Museum.

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1 January 2019

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