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Museums in London

Going on a trip to London? You must not miss checking out the beautiful museums in the city. Read on to know all about museums in London.
London is the capital of England. This famous city is the second biggest metropolis in Europe. The city is popular for its rich culture. Every year, people from all parts of the world visit the city for its many cultural attractions. These cultural attractions of London consist of
  • Art Galleries
  • Fortresses
  • Palace
  • Church
  • Clock towers
  • Theatres
  • Parks
  • Museums

About Museums in London

There are many fascinating museum of London. You can see collections of historical, scientific and cultural importance, on the tour of London's Museums. You can explore many aspects o the history of the world and of England on a tour of the museum of London. You need to take london museum pass for entry to the london museum.From history to sport, to science and warfare, you can see it all showcased in London's museums.
London abounds in museums. The rich cultural history of the city as also Europe is well documented in the museums of London. The London museum buildings boast of magnificent architectural style. Many of these will remind you of the old Anglican architectures. The Government of Europe gives much importance to its heritage buildings and institutions. Proper care is taken to ensure that the heritage attractions of London remain intact. As a result, you will find all the museums very well maintained. These display the rich history and culture of Europe. They showcase items like
  • Paintings by European greats
  • Ancient artifacts
  • Antiques
  • Rare books and literature
  • Ancient weapons
  • Old apparels

London is home to a number of museums. The best museums in London, famous for their collections of natural and manmade artifacts are:

British Museum:
This popular museum boasts of cultural artifacts of the world. It is located at Great Russell Street in London. It is open from 10 am to 5:30 p.m on weekends and from Monday to Wednesday. On Thursday and Friday, it remains open from 10 am to 8:30 p.m.  more..
Imperial War Museum:
The Imperial War Museum located in Lambeth, London was established in the year 1917 in memory of those soldiers who laid down their lives in the First World War. more..

MCC Museum:
The MCC Museum was established in the year 1883 and happens to be among the oldest sports museum anywhere in the world. more..

Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) :
It is regarded as the greatest international museum dedicated to art and culture. It is situated in Cromwell Road in London. The museum displays
  1. Sculptures
  2. Ancient art objects from Europe, USA and Asia
  3. Glass objects
  4. Porcelain objects
  5. Ancient European apparels
The museum is open on all days but at different times. It is open from 10 am to 5:45 pm on all days except Wednesday. It remains open from 10:00 in the morning to 10:00 in the night.  more..

Science Museum:
This wonderful museum is dedicated to science and modern technology. Many striking scientific artifacts have been kept in this museum. It is situated in Exhibition Road in London. It remains open from 10 am to 6 pm on all days of the week.

Natural History Museum:
The museum has been constructed in splendid neo-Gothic architectural style. The museum displays the history of the natural world. It consists of sculptures of plants and animals, many of which have become extinct. These natural history specimens have been kept in glass cases for visitors to see. The museum stands in Cromwell Road in London. Except Sunday, it is open on all days from 10 am to 5:50 p.m. On Sundays, it remains open from 11:00 in the morning to 5:50 p.m. in the evening. It is one of the most popular museums in London.  more..

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