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British Museum

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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Both are rated highly by professional reviewers. On balance, British Museum ranks slightly better than Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. British Museum is ranked #2 in London with positive reviews from 9 sources including Michelin Guide, Lonely Planet and Travel + Leisure.

Both are rated highly by professional reviewers. On balance, British Museum ranks slightly better than Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. British Museum is ranked #2 in London with positive reviews from 9 sources including Michelin Guide, Lonely Planet and Travel + Leisure.

tripexpert score
97
#1 in London
location

Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG

endorsements
  • 11 endorsements
  • 8

    Condé Nast Traveler Tick Editor's Pick

    Housed in one of Britain's architectural landmarks, the museum holds a collection of art and antiquities... spanning two million years of human history. Full Review →

  • 6

    Fodor's Tick Choice

    This celebrated treasure house, filled with plunder of incalculable value and beauty from around the globe, occupies an immense, imposing neoclassical building in the heart of Bloomsbury. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 34

    If the museum has one central, unifying theme, it's to provide an overview of the development of human culture, illustrated with items from all of the world's major civilizations. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet Tick Top Choice

    The country's largest museum and one of the oldest and finest in the world, this famous museum boasts vast Egyptian, Etruscan, Greek, Roman, European and Middle Eastern galleries. Full Review →

  • 11

    Michelin Guide 55

    The British Museum is one of the most remarkable institutions of its kind and its collections encompass a vast span of historical civilisation. Full Review →

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94
#5 in London

21 New Globe Walk, London SE1 9DT

  • 10 endorsements
  • 8

    Condé Nast Traveler

    Watch plays like they used to—standing up—in this modern reconstruction of William Shakespeare's The Globe. Full Review →

  • 6

    Fodor's Tick Choice

    This spectacular theater is a replica of Shakespeare's open-roof, wood-and-thatch Globe Playhouse. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 35

    This is a recent re-creation of one of the most important public theatres ever built, Shakespeare's Globe, where the Bard premiered many of his most famous plays. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet Tick Top Choice

    Admission includes the exhibition hall and guided tour of the theatre (departing every 15 to 30 minutes), faithfully reconstructed from oak beams, handmade bricks, lime plaster and thatch. Full Review →

  • 11

    Michelin Guide 54

    The centre's brief is to encourage the study and dramatic interpretation of Shakespeare's work. Full Review →

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