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Natural History Museum of London Guided Tour - Semi-Private 8ppl Max

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    Stop At: Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road South Kensington, London SW7 5BD England

    Your guide will take you through thousands of years of Earth’s fascinating history from the planet’s origins and volcanic disasters to the extinction of dinosaurs and the dawn of humankind. You’ll come face to face with the rare Archaeopteryx – the missing link between dinosaurs and birds. You’ll meet Sophie the Stegosaurus and the skeleton of the long-gone Dodo. Explore the casts of victims from Pompeii and hear why some civilizations once used human skulls as drinking vessels. Gawk at the enormous slice of a Giant Sequoia while learning the secret histories behind these world-class specimens. You’ll only be able to touch the surface of this vast collection, but this tour will ensure that you see the most inspiring artifacts on display.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Babylon Tours London, 80 Cathcart Road, London SW10 9DJ England

    Say “Cheerio” to the dusty, stodgy tours of yesteryear. At Babylon Tours, our London is fresh and engaging – the one that you probably want to experience. Join us on a private or small group tour through the National Gallery and the British Museum or hit the streets through a historic tour of the center and (maybe) catch a glimpse of Kate or the rest of the royal family. Our young, energetic guides at Babylon Tours will introduce you to London in the best way possible, from Big Ben to the street art of its multicultural East End.

    Duration: 2 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Natural History Museum Cromwell Road (Stop H), South Kensington, London SW7 2DG, UK
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Semi-Private Museum Tour
    • Semi-Private" Means Group Size Is Never More Than 8 Guests Maximum
    • Professional Tour Guide
    • Duration 1.5 - 2 hours
    Exclusions
    • Tour price does NOT include hotel pickup or drop-off (we recommend UBER or Taxi)
    • Tour price does NOT include gratuities (optional)
    • Tour is NOT available for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
    • Temporary exhibitions NOT included
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • It is imperative that you provide us with guests MOBILE PHONE NUMBER (including country code)
    • A maximum of 8 people per tour allowed
    • Minimum numbers apply. This tour will not run without a minimum of 2 guests to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Notes: Natural History Museum and other attractions or museums in London may be subjected to occasional closures without previous warning from the museum management. When this occurs, we will provide guests with an appropriate alternative if the museum opening time is delayed more than 1h from the tour starting time. In these cases we are unable to provide refunds or discounts. Appropriate dress is required for entry into some sites on this tour. No large bags or suitcases are allowed inside the museum, only handbags or small thin bag packs are allowed through security. Due to increased security measures at many attractions some lines may form on tours with 'Skip the Line' or 'No Wait' access. Some specific rooms inside the museum are subjected to a very quiet or restricted right to speak inside, in this cases your guide will provide the information about this places before entering the specific rooms where this rule applies. Some collections may vary along the year.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Visited The Natural History Museum with my two boys aged 11 and 13 guided by Kathy who was brilliant. Very highly recommended.
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    We had an amazing and inspiring tour around the Natural History Museum. Our guide Kathy was really great and well prepared. She made the tour very interesting for the hole family.
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    The Museum was incredible. The whole experience was made even more delightful by our guide Craig, who was extremely knowledgeable and responsive to our every need. For a small group or couple I cannot recommend this tour any higher. If you can request Craig you will be
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    From the building which is a master piece to the contents it’s absolutely awesome it’s well worth a visit and to top it off it’s free it’s a fantastic place we will go back
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    About the operator

    This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

    By: Babylon Tours London
    292 reviews
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    Susan P
    Tampa, United States
    20
    Outstanding experience at the British Museum with Dani.
    The visit made going through the museum come alive. Loved it. The guide was very up to date on the holdings of
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    Sara M
    10
    Fantastic tour with Becky
    Becky was incredibly knowledgeable and personable. We thoroughly enjoyed our British Museum tour with her and
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    daniellesU6960LQ
    10
    Great Tour
    Danielle was great! She was extremely knowledgeable. She also tailored the tour to things we wanted to see and to
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    Liznom
    Walnut Creek, California
    10
    Semi private tour of British Museum and National Gallery
    Our tour guide for the day was Kathy Harrison. Kathy is a graduate student studying to be a museum curator and
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    Joe S
    10
    Semi private British Museum Tour
    Our guide had a deep and wide understanding of the museum’s history and artifacts showing us things we would have
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    khalifaa359
    123
    Excellent Tour
    Anthony was absolutely amazing. We’ve been to the national galleries several times across the years, and we have a
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    Travelmom723
    Brighton, Colorado
    13584
    Well worth the cost! Becky is amazing
    My husband and mother received a 2 1/2 hour private tour at the end of October. Becky was our guide. It was so
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    garycL1282AR
    Silverthorne, Colorado
    10
    British Museum
    Our guide was Becky and she was OUTSTANDING!!! Very personable and knowledgeable!!! Greatly enjoyed the visit.
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    David N
    10
    Amazing!
    Our guide did a great job. Made it fun. Becky was a treat. She took us to all the best of that museum. She was
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    Laura Y
    20
    Excellent tour!
    Kathy was extremely knowledgeable yet thoroughly entertaining for both myself and my 9-year-old son. She made
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    PiaKK
    Espoo, Finland
    3713
    Great Sunday morning tour with Kathy
    We had a great tour with Kathy. She picked the most interesting parts of the museum, told interesting stories and
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    Dmitriy A
    55
    Wonderful time with an excellent knowledgable guide
    It was the first visit to both British Museum and the National Gallery, and we would be so lost without our
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    vondab47
    52
    Great experience!
    Our guide was knowledgeable & enjoyable! She showed us the most famous & then the most interesting paintings from
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    AndreiV05
    Washington DC, District of Columbia
    23
    Excellent guide and a well organized tour
    We took the tour with Danielle during the first week of October. The excursion was well organized with Babylon
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    E5408DMarthurs
    Leucadia, California
    10
    British Museum
    Becky is very knowledgeable in so many areas! She also adjusted the tour to accommodate our early departure.
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