Small-group British Museum tour
Attractions & guided tours

Small-group British Museum tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Please see the calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Enjoy a small-group tour with no more than eight guests
  • Learn about the museum's must-see items and breathtaking artifacts with a guide
  • Travel back in time and discover the Rosetta Stone and Egyptian Mummies
  • Marvel at the Lewis Chessmen and Sutton Hoo Burial Treasures
  • Admire ancient craft through the Roman Armour and Parthenon Marbles
What to expect

Join a small-group tour inside the British Museum, guaranteeing no more than eight guests on each tour. Designed to allow you to cut through the confusion, your tour will focus on some of the most breath-taking art on display. With your guide you will discover the must-see items in the museum, spanning millennia and tens of thousands of miles.

With over 80,000 artefacts on display and 5.9 million visitors a year, The British Museum contains some of the world’s most important archaeological discoveries from some of humanity’s most influential and lasting civilizations. Explore the history of the world without leaving 21st Century London.

Not only will your guide show you truly breath-taking pieces, they will also regale you with some of the hair-raising stories of how it was all acquired. Tales of professional grave robbers, well-meaning archaeologists, lucky amateurs and the dark underbelly of empire will leave you shocked and entertained in equal measures.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • What's included
    • Entrance ticket
    • Private guided tour inside the British Museum
    What's not included
    • Tips (optional)
    • Coat check
    Reduced price
    • Children (ages 4-17)
    • Infants (ages 0-3): free
    Where

    75 Tottenham Court Rd, Fitzrovia, London W1P 9PA, United Kingdom

    Meeting point:

    Meet your guide directly outside Goodge Street Underground Station (Northern Line). Look for your guide holding a 'Fat Tire Tours' sign. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the tour start time so your tour can enter the museum when it opens.

    What to remember
    • This small-group tour operates with a maximum of 8 guests
    • Comfortable walking shoes recommended
    • It is strongly recommended not to bring bags to the British Museum as they will need to be searched at security, which can take a considerable time
    • Please do not bring large luggage, suitcases, cabin bags, wheeled cases or other oversized objects to the Museum (maximum bag size allowed inside the building is 40cm x 40cm x 50cm)
    • No sharp metal objects or liquids are permitted within the museum
    • There is a paid coat check available
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    london@fattiretours.com
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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