London Museums

This is your guide to London’s best museums, historic houses and exhibitions.

Masterpiece London

This article relates to the cancelled 2020 festival. We will have information on the 2021 festival as soon as it is available. Masterpiece London is a world leading art fair which gives collectors an ...

The Science Museum reopens on the 19th of August

Science Museum to reopen

The Science Museum has announced that it is to reopen on the 19th of August 2020. The venue has been closed since late March, due to the Coronavirus Crisis.  One of London’s top ten museums, the ...

British Museum to reopen

British Museum to reopen

Britain’s most popular visitor attraction is making a comeback with the British Museum set to reopen in time for the August Bank Holiday. The institution has been closed since the 24th of March 2020 –...

A magician at the Magic Circle in London

At Home with the Magic Circle

If you are looking for magic events in London, then this might be the night for you. At home with the Magic Circle is an evening of “mystery and wonder” featuring some of the Magic Circle’s top magici...

Horniman Easter Fair 2019

Horniman Easter Fair 2019

What’s not to like about Easter?! A long weekend away from work, a massive schedule of sporting events and the opportunity to overdose on chocolate. However, if you feel like you need to leave your so...

Smoke and Mirrors The Psychology of Magic

Smoke and Mirrors: The Psychology of Magic

What does our belief in magic say about us? This is the question being asked at a fascinating new show at the Welcome Collection. Smoke and Mirrors: The Psychology of the Mind seeks to understand why ...

Top Secret From Cyphers to Cyber Security

Top Secret: From Ciphers to Cyber Security Review

I arrive at the Science Museum half expecting James Bond or one of his colleagues to appear, armed to the teeth, hell bent on shutting the exhibition down. After all, if Top Secret: From Ciphers to Cy...

London Transport Museum Depot Summer Season

LTM Depot Summer Season

If you’re missing the London Transport Museum, then you will be excited to hear that it’s sibling, the London Transport Museum Depot, will be reopening in a couple of weeks. The Depot, which is celebr...

The entrance to John Soane's Museum, Bloomsbury

Sir John Soane’s Museum, Bloomsbury

London is blessed with an abundance of great museums so deciding which one to visit can be an all but impossible task. However, if you are watching the clock or on a budget, you’ll want to ensur...

The front of the Charles Dickens Museum in Doughty Street, London

Charles Dickens Museum

The Charles Dickens Museum tells the story of one of England’s most important writers. The author moved to the house in 1837, while still basking in the success of Sketches from Boz and the Pick...

The Foundling Museum, Attractions in Holborn

Standing on a patch of land near the Brunswick Centre in Bloomsbury is the Foundling Museum. The building is a stone’s throw away from Coram’s Field, a large, welcoming space with a variety of p...

Leighton House – Attractions in Kensington

Modest is not a word that readily comes to mind when you first set eyes on Leighton House. The former studio and living quarters of the 19th century artist Frederic, Lord Leighton, Leighton House is a...

The front of the Museum of Brands

The Museum of Brands – London’s Must See Museums

Robert Opie has made a career out of collecting the kind of items that the rest of Britain commonly throws away. It is something of irony then that people will travel for many miles to see those ...

Carlyle House

Carlyle House, Chelsea

Carlyle House is one of the best small museums in London with a brilliant collection of books, art and furniture that help tell the story of one of Britain’s finest writers and thinkers, Thomas ...

Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, London

Oxford Street. It’s like marmite, isn’t it? You either love it or hate it. The street’s shops sell every item known to man, but you wouldn’t want to spend too much time there, right? If yo...

An interior at Dennis Severs House

Dennis Severs House

If you are one of those people who like to not only see and hear but also smell and probably even taste their cultural experiences, the Dennis Severs historic London house may be the place for you. Th...

Front facade of Chiswick House

Chiswick House and Gardens, London

Ok, one word. Breathtaking. The gardens, the entrance, the architecture, the décor and interiors. If you have limited time in London you will want to make sure that this stunning classically inspired ...

The front of Keats House in Hampstead

Keats House – Attractions in Hampstead, London

If you are looking for attractions in Hampstead, London, then Keats House should be at the top of your list. Set on a pleasant tree lined street close to Hampstead Heath, the famous old house was home...