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British Museum Guided Tour

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Start time

    10am to 2pm

  • Duration

    2 hours

Inclusions
  • Guided tour of the British Museum
  • Entrance
COVID-19 Safety guidelines
Guests
  • Adult (16+)
  • Child (0-3)
  • Youth (4-15)

Key Highlights

  • Follow your guide to learn about relics from Ancient Egypt, Greece and more
  • Discover the main artworks of the British Museum with a local guide
  • Marvel at the glass ceiling of the Queen Elizabeth II Great Court
  • Learn about relics from Ancient Rome, including the controversial Parthenon Marbles
  • Admire the Rosetta Stone, a stele fragment of ancient Egypt
  • Both printed or smartphone vouchers accepted

Overview

Travel to the four corners of the planet and through time at the British Museum which addresses all civilizations and cultures is the largest museum in the United Kingdom. With this guided tour, discover a magnificent museum by its architecture and the works that it exposes! Behold the majesty of this iconic museum which lets you travel around the world and through various ages.

There are unique pieces of great artistic and historical value such as the Rosette Stone, the key to deciphering Egyptian hieroglyphics which is unavoidable. Admire the controversial Parthenon Sculptures, taken from the Parthenon in Athens and learn stories about Ancient Egypt. Meet the Egyptian mummies and discover the Anglo-Saxon “Sutton Hoo” burial relics, as well as the “Winged Bulls” from Khorsabad.

While architecture lovers will enjoy the beauty of the building both inside and out, for history buffs it’s a must by the works that it exposes! With your expert guide, make the most of this tour as you spend some time gaining insight into human civilization, world history, archaeology, and much more.

About The Supplier:

Enjoy the perfect introduction to London with your travel buddy Universal Tour Guide as they create tours designed for travelers who want a real service with guided tour, hosting and numerous activities. With multilingual and experienced staff, UTG brings you a range of bespoke tours ranging from small teams of 10 people, special interest industry groups, multiple city incentives to full-blown, take-your-breath-away you.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    2 hours

  • Start time

    10am to 2pm

  • Meeting Point

    Make your way to the Montague Pl, north entrance of the British Museum.

  • Ending Point

    NA

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Guided tour of the British Museum
  • Entrance
  • Transportation (we’ll see you there!)
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips (if you feel like it, go right ahead)

Please note

Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised  activity to reconfirm.

Your guide will have a blue polo and a badge Universal Tour Guide.

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