Private tour

London: Private British Museum Tour

Activity provider: Fat Tire Tours - London

London: Private British Museum Tour

Activity provider: Fat Tire Tours - London
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From £49 per person

Likely to sell out

Discover a vast collection of artifacts from around the world at the British Museum with a knowledgeable guide, including famous pieces such as the Rosetta Stone and ancient treasures like the Egyptian Mummies.

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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Private group


  • Skip the long lines and walk straight into the British Museum
  • Admire and learn about the Rosetta Stone
  • Marvel at the Sutton Hoo Burial Treasures
  • Be captivated by the preservation of the Egyptian Mummies
  • Enjoy a private tour for an intimate and immersive experience
Full description

In the company of a live guide, explore the highlights of the British Museum, one of the largest museums of its kind in the world. Avoid wasting time stuck in long lines with skip-the-line entrance and make the most of your time in the museum to see treasures such as the Rosetta Stone. After your tour, spend the rest of the day exploring the rest of the museum at your own pace. During your tour, see the museum's most sought-after pieces and learn more about their importance in the modern art scene and as historical collection pieces. From the well-preserved Egyptian Mummies to the mysterious Lewis Chessman, admire collections from around the world and understand what makes these artifacts so unique.

  • Live guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Tips
  • Cloakroom fee
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Look for the guide directly outside of the Goodge Street tube station (Northern Line) in Bloomsbury, London W1T2HE.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Weapons or sharp objects
  • Luggage or large bags
Customer reviews

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July 13, 2022

Thanks Daniel you were great

July 10, 2022

Fantastic tour! Our guide Jamie was incredibly knowledgeable and entertaining and we enjoyed every moment.

June 22, 2022

Product ID: 394804