With London seeped in history wherever you go, here's our top picks for activities to learn more about the city with your group.
The Postal Museum
Ride through hidden tunnels and discover a unique piece of industrial heritage, explore inspiring exhibitions packed with incredible objects, exciting stories and fun-filled interactive displays.
Journey back in time through the original tunnels and station platforms of London’s 100-year-old postal railway.
The Abbey is a place that's touched the lives of kings, queens, statesmen and soldiers, poets, priests, heroes and villains since 960AD. Westminster Abbey has been the coronation church since 1066 and is the resting place of more than 3,000 great Britons.
Highlights include The Lady Chapel, the Coronation Chair, Poets' Corner, The Queen's Window, Pyx Chamber, Royal tombs, The Quire, The Cloisters and Chapter House.
The National Gallery tells the story of European art, masterpiece by masterpiece. From its home in London’s Trafalgar Square, the Gallery collects and cares for some of the world’s greatest paintings – and shares them with everyone to see. Founded in 1824, the collection has more than 2,600 paintings. Its story begins in medieval Europe and spans 700 years of art, with paintings from Renaissance Italy and by the French Impressionists.
Highlights include Daytime Tours, Out of Hours Tours, Bespoke tours and food and drink, the National Gallery is a perfect way to experience the best of what London has to offer.
London Transport Museum
London Transport Museum explores the heritage of London and its transport system, and the stories of the people who have travelled and worked in the city over the last 200 years.
Imagine going behind the scenes at some of London’s busiest stations, as expert guides reveal the extraordinary infrastructure below your feet. Venture into ‘forgotten’ historical Underground stations such as Aldwych or Down Street, which are usually closed to the public.
Their exclusive, award-winning Hidden London tours are the only way you can discover these incredible places.