Private Tour

VIP British Museum & Charles Dickens Discovery Tour

From

£85

Duration

3 hours

Language

Highlights

  • Fully Guided Highlights tour of the British Museum & Charles Dickens Museum
  • Explore the best highlights of two world-class museums in the company of a first-class London local guide
  • Learn about so many fascinating topics related to the British Museum collection in addition to insights about the life and works of Charles Dickens
  • Visit the remarkable Russell Square, noted for its architecture and exquisite 19th century Hotel as well as the Garden Square and its intriguing connection to Vanity Fair, the novel by the English author William Makepeace Thackeray that follows the lives of Becky Sharp and Amelia Sedley amid their friends and families during the 19th century

Description

The British Museum's collection includes over 8 million objects, making it one of the largest and most comprehensive museum experiences in the world. It also presents a huge challenge for any visitor to know where to start, what to see and in what order. This tour has been curated specifically to make sure that visitors to one of the world’s top museums, see, learn and experience so much more than they could ever do on their own while in the hands of a first-class expert local London guide. While at the British Museum, guests will see the Rosetta Stone, the Parthenon Marbles, and the Assyrian Lion Hunt to name just a few.

The tour will then continue onto the charming and extraordinary museum of one of the world’s top writers, Charles Dickens. On the way stroll through the enchanting Russell Square, noted for its architecture Victorian and Edwardian highlights and exquisite 19th century Hotel as well as its Garden and ambience and connection to Vanity Fair novel written by the English author William Makepeace Thackeray which follows the lives of Becky Sharp and Amelia Sedley amid their friends and families during the 19th century.  On arrival at the Charles Dickens Museum, tour guests will discover its many curated floors of Charles Dickens London homed filled with authentic exhibits and objects offering a remarkable opportunity to discover insights into the life of one of the worlds’ most cherished writers.

 

Good to Know

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Inclusions
  • Small private group of 9 guests
  • Easy Access to the British Museum
  • Timed self-guided tickets to the Charles Dickens Museum
  • Services of a first-class local London Guide
Exclusions
  • Hotel Pick Up / Drop-Off
  • Transportation
  • Food or Beverage
  • Guide Tip
Before You Book
  • We cannot accommodate strollers or baby carriages.
  • Wheelchairs, motorised scooters, or any other device to assist mobility are not recommended.
  • Participants should be in good health, consult first with your doctor if you have any medical condition or are not used to regular exercise.
  • Wear comfortable shoes as this tour involves a fair amount of walking, including over uneven surfaces, cobblestones, hills, inclines/declines and stairs.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
  • Changes or cancellations requested less than 24 hours before the tour departure time are not possible.
  • Minimum numbers apply, there is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation.

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