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London Museum & Galleries 6th Edition

London is home to some of the best museums in the world.  Cultural icons like the British Museum, the National Gallery and the Natural History Museum are rightly on everyone’s must-see list but the capital is rich in less well-known local and specialist museums that can be just as rewarding.  

Whether you’re a long-standing resident, a returning or first time visitor, London’s inspirational museums are a brilliant way of exploring the capital and this newly revised pocket guide provides all the information you’ll need to unlock this city-sized cabinet of curiosities.  

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Service Update (updated 19 March 2020)

We want to make sure your order reaches you as safely as possible. Therefore, due to the outbreak of COVID-19, all orders will be dispatched once the RA has reopened. We will be in touch once the RA has reopened and once your order has been dispatched. 

During this period our Returns Policy will be extended. For any order queries, please Contact Us

Free UK delivery on orders £50 and over

International delivery is based on weight and delivery country, and will be calculated at Checkout

Our small team are working as quickly and safely as possible to prepare and send online orders.

Our last order date is 12 December 2021 for your gifts to arrive in time for Christmas. For more information on delivery times and terms, please click here.

Enjoy free shipping on orders above £50. £5.95 P&P for orders below £50. International delivery will be calculated at Checkout. We have temporarily stopped shipping to EEA countries. 

Updated 19 May 2020

We are delivering! Enjoy free shipping on orders above £50. £5.95 P&P for orders below £50. International delivery will be calculated at Checkout. The Royal Academy is temporarily closed, Collection is not available at this time.

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Everyone knows that London is the place to see the Crown Jewels, marvel at Magna Carta, and puzzle over the Rosetta Stone but did you know it’s also where you can find the world’s oldest dress, the Laughing Cavalier, Winston Churchill’s dentures, and JMW Turner’s catflap? 

There are museums all over London, from the centre of town to the furthest suburbs and sometimes in the most surprising of locations, from venerable historic houses to ancient church crypts, windmills to wartime bunkers, hospitals to flower markets, and from palaces to pumphouses.

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