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Visit the British Museum on this 3-hour private tour. With your own art historian guide, explore the British Museum, one of the world’s greatest historical treasure troves, as you wish. As British Museum tours go, it’s ideal for getting a personalized perspective on the collections and highlights such as the Parthenon sculptures.


  • Private walking tour of the British Museum
  • Guided tour of the British Museum, including the famous Rosetta Stone and Parthenon sculptures
  • Customize the tour to suit your own interests
  • Choice of morning or afternoon tour
  • Expert guide specializing in art history
  • Enjoy privileged, personalized attention from your guide on this special private walking tour

What You Can Expect

Private Tour: London Walking Tour of the British Museum

Visit the British Museum in London on this private tour

Meet your art historian guide near the British Museum and go inside to start your private tour. When you book, list any special interests you have, such as art, history or culture, so your private guide can prepare your personalized tour in advance.

One of the world’s premier museums — on a par with Paris’ Louvre and New York’s Metropolitan museum — this world-famous institution houses a vast collection of historical artifacts and art across more than 70 galleries.

With your guide providing enlightening commentary throughout, stroll around to discover some of the museum’s highlights. View treasures such as the Parthenon frieze from the Acropolis at Athens; the fabled Rosetta Stone and Egyptian mummies; and check out more of the artifacts and sections as you wish.

Customer Reviews

Trisha W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2016

Excellent tour! I highly recommend getting a tour guide.

Valerie S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Tour seems pricey, especially after you meet your diminutive guide with her heavy accent, but she is a treasure. She quickly found out what the three of us were interested in, and made sure we saw it, told us stories about it, AND ensured we saw the prize of the museum. Wonderful experience.

Terrence K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

This was everything we could have hoped for. The guide was outstanding allowing us to see and understand things we might not have otherwise. Well worth the price.

Jeffrey A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

I posted this review already. It was an excellent tour. Excellent guide and I look forward to trying the service again! Jeff Amos.

Loretta S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

Rose Marie was very knowledgeable


5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2014

Great day with a very erudite lady of my senior vintage! A great way to learn and not get lost!

Angela J

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2013

Rosa Maria (my guide) was amazing. I highly recommend this tour! Our time together went so fast. She was so knowledgeable and she catered the tour to my interests. While we saw popular items, she showed me things I would have missed in the museum. The Soane museum was so fascinating. We could have easily spent 5 hours on the tour!


5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2013

Very knowledgeable guide. Enriching and entettaiing

Newarker22 USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2013

Fantastic museums. We expected to be impressed by the British Museum, but were completely surprised by how interesting the Soane turned out to be.

Diana A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2013

If I could give this tour 6 stars, I would! I have been on many private tour of many museums and our tour guide was the most knowledgeable, most articulate, and most enthusiastic! She was able to tell the story of the Museum in a way that connected with each of us in our group. I would recommend this tour, highly.

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