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Camera Museum

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44 Museum Street | Bloomsbury, London WC1A 1LY, England
+44 20 7242 8681
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good50%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
4 Feb 2018
“Quirky little musemum”
1 Feb 2018
“Fun little place”
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Cafe, Fusion
44 Museum Street | Bloomsbury, London WC1A 1LY, England
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Brilliant quirky little museum and cafe tucked away in a side street off the British Museum, well worth a visit even if you don't know much about cameras like me. Can recommend the hot carrot cake

Thank June M
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Stopped here on the way back from the British Museum. Good coffee, had a honey Latte. Lovely friendly service and nice comfy chairs. The theme of cameras is well done and a visit to the basement shows you how much camera equipment has changed.

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Came across this place by accident but very glad I did. Amazing collection of cameras old and modern, plus a fantastic coffee shop upstairs also. What more could a camera nut want ! There is a small shop in the store that sells used equipment...More

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Following a morning visit in the British Museum area, we were looking for a lunch stop and stumbled across the Camera Museum which looked interesting and also included a sign for a Cafe. It was certainly our lucky day, whilst not large in size, the...More

Thank bsandrs
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Great little café - all the usual snacks plus a fairly large (for a small cafe) hot menu. Cute and quirky with different shaped tables and chairs (not uniformed and boring) and all with a photography theme including old fashioned cameras lining the walls. Great...More

Thank GayEllis
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Has good pastries, has soya milk, decent wi fi. Quite a central location with attractions near by. I can't remember how much I paid though.

Thank gear_69
Reviewed 4 October 2016

great coffee, very tasty lunch, highly recommended, the place is quirky with great display of old cameras,

Thank per42016
cameramuseum, Manager at Camera Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Thank you very much for your comments, we shall carry on doing our best!

Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Great pot of tea very reasonably priced..served by a very pleasant friendly young lady.Nice place to sit outside and watch the world go by.

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Visited this little gem with family after a stop at the British museum. Great spicy chicken sandwich and freshly squeezed juices !

1  Thank japerez
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Quaint, quiet and intimate - a really sweet cafe with an excellent vibe. Just steps away from the British Museum and a very busy Starbucks -- Camera Museum is truly a civilized respite from the throngs of tourists gorging the street nearby. Excellent coffee, polite...More

1  Thank Jennifer C
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Average prices
US$4 - US$13
After-hours, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Museum Street | Bloomsbury, London WC1A 1LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7242 8681
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We specialise in Hasselblad and Rolleiflex cameras, lenses and accessories. All our cameras and lenses carry a guarantee of 6 months, we also provide in-house camera repairs. Our Camera Museum Gallery is open to the public with Free Admission, visitors will discover a timeline of camera equipment dating from the 1800's to the present digital age. Food & drink is available all day at our Cafe Bar.
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