Join this 2.5-hour Small Group British Museum tour, designed especially for families with children, and discover one of the largest and most famous museums in the world dedicated to human history, art and culture! With our kid-friendly guide you will see the main highlights of the British Museum, such as the Egyptian and Greek sections, the Rosetta Stone, the Sutton Hoo treasure, the Viandola Tables, the Eligin Marbles, the Lewis Chessmen and many more findings and artefacts. You and your family will learn about the history of humankind in a fun and interacting way.
What You'll Get
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Stop At: The British Museum, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG England
Meet your guide and the rest of the small group just outside of the main entrance of the British Museum, and start your exploration of
one of the best-known museums in the world with its impressive collections that include some of the most important pieces ever discovered, such as the Rosetta Stone, the Sutton Hoo Helmet, the Eligin Marbles and many more.
The British Museum is one of the largest museums in the world, covering an area of over 92,000 square meters (990,000 square feet). Because of its size, visitors are very likely to get lost in its many rooms and galleries. This is one more reason why you should join our tour, where our professional guide will lead you to discover the main highlights of the museum in a fun and entertaing way, making sure your kids will be engaged in their learning experience.
In the Egyptian section of the museum, our kid-friendly guide will fascinate you and your children with stories about Ancient Egypt as you discover one of the biggest collections of Ancient Egyptian art in the world, including “Ginger”, the 5400 year-old mummy, and the Rosetta Stone, which helped people get a better understanding of the Ancient Egyptian writing system called hieroglyphics. Only the Egyptian Museum in Cairo has a bigger collection!
In the Greek section you will find out about life in ancient Athens as well as the heroes and heroines of Greek mythology. You will also be able to admire some of the
sculptures from the Parthenon in Athens also known as the ‘Elgin Marbles’ .
In room 41 you will discover the Sutton Hoo Treasures and behold the beautiful objects that were found in this famous ship burial, including jewellery, coins, helmets and more.
This small group tour is a fantastic way to visit the museum in the company of other families with the excellent supervision of a guide with vast experience leading tours with children. The whole family will love it!!
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
- All activities
- Local guide
- Professional art historian guide
- Professional guide
- Kid-Friendly guide
- Food and drinks
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Transportation to/from attractions
2 hours 30 minutes
Returns to original departure point
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
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The Fine Print
14-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operator's terms and conditions for this offer here.