Art and culture tour of London
See the highlights of London's amazing galleries and museums, guided tours inside the National Gallery, The British Museum, and Tate Britain art gallery - with time to explore off-the-tourist-trail to see the old Inns of Court with its historic courtyards, backstreet pubs, and churches.
Travel by taxis, tubes and your own two feet. Explore the city like a real Londoner with an expert private tour guide by your side. Your guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel and conduct the tour using different modes of transport, avoid groups, and manage everything. It's the eco-friendly, exhilarating and flexible way to experience one of the world's greatest cities.
Britain's Iconic Galleries and Museums
Enjoy the 'must see' iconic paintings and objects in London's greatest museums and galleries.
London's museums and galleries house some of the Worlds finest works of art and artefacts from past civilisations. There is so much to see, and it could take years to see it all. Our Art and Cultural Tour of London hones in on the extra special objects and paintings, plus a few of the more unusual pieces to delight and surprise you during your day.
- See the 'Virgin of the Rocks' by Leonardo da Vinci.
- See 'Ophelia' by John Everett Millais
- See the 'Rosetta Stone' in the British Museum
Private guided tour of the National Gallery
The National Gallery houses one of the most significant collections of European painting in the world. The design of the gallery uses natural light to illuminate the beautifully preserved pictures, helping you to appreciate the art. Over 2,300 masterpieces range from Duccio, Leonardo, Claude, Cézanne, Van Gogh, Turner, Jan Van Eyck and Monet. Your specialist art guide will make the art of the past come alive, learn about the artists' background, the politics of the time, and the meaning behind the picture, sometimes there is a coded message. Think of the National Gallery as the Instagram of the past, or Facebook for the wealthy.
Private guided tour of Tate Britain
Tate Britain houses a substantial collection of artwork, including the 'Turner Bequest' which comprises 300 oil paintings and 30,000 sketches and watercolours. Often we think of 'Turner' as Britain's most revered painter, a master of light and inspiration for a future group of artists, the Impressionists. Other artists represented include William Hogarth, Henry Moore, Francis Bacon and Gainsborough. Tate Britain is a temple to the British artist of the past and present – be prepared for modern art too.
Private guided tour of The British Museum
The British Museum's Great Court is the most architecturally impressive part of the museum due to its spectacular glass and steel roof, added at the beginning of the millennium. The collection is worldwide in origin and relates to places and people from the past two million years; this is a museum that tells the stories of civilisations. The highlights tour can include The Elgin Marbles, the mummies of ancient Egypt, the Rosetta Stone, Anglo-Saxon treasure, Greek and Roman artefacts.
Explore the Inns of Court, location of law firm offices, we know it as 'legal London' and see the ancient courtyards, chapels, halls, and public houses that make this neighbourhood a filmmakers paradise. If time permits visit the Temple Church, once head quarters of the Knights Templar.
Interested in naval history? try this tour: Greenwich tour and river cruise.
Interested in WW2 history? try this tour: VIP private tour of the Cabinet War Rooms.
The Art and Cultural Tour Gallery
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Our UK office based staff will listen to what you want to see and experience.
Whether you are a honeymoon couple, a family or a corporate incentive group, our team’s collective resources will be brought together to build the experience that’s right for you.
We will require your arrival and departure dates, details of your personal preferences and places that you would like to visit as well as the events you would like to experience.
We will then prepare a draft itinerary and send it to you by email for your approval. Once agreed, we will send you a Booking Confirmation with Personalised Itinerary and Information Pack via email.