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Context London Tours

2 College Place, London SW10 0QZ, England
+44 20 3514 1780
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The Dinosaur hunt tour - NHM London

Dr L. Owen was brilliant. My son is almost 5 y.o. and my daughter 3.5y.o. He is a big fan of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Jewish lonbdon

Peter Currie was our guide and he was excellent for adults and he kept our 9 year old grandson... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Context London organizes small-group walking tours of London led by scholars and experts in a variety of topics. Walks happen daily or can be arranged on request and cover such topics as art history, architectural history, cuisine, and the major sites of this city.
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2 College Place, London SW10 0QZ, England
+44 20 3514 1780

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dr L. Owen was brilliant. My son is almost 5 y.o. and my daughter 3.5y.o. He is a big fan of dinosaurs and "Andy's adventures" kids program showing on the BBC. We thought it would be a challenge to keep their attention for 2 hours...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Peter Currie was our guide and he was excellent for adults and he kept our 9 year old grandson totally engaged. It was an outstanding tour

Thank David S
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Our guide was terrific, she was informative & passionate about the history of the museum. We spent 3 hours touring, obviously not enough time to see everything, but enough to sample our interests.

1  Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Our British Museum guide was incredibly well-informed and passionate about her subject. She was engaging, funny, flexible and happy to answer questions. I would absolutely recommend this tour!

Thank Catherine W
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We lived in London and still visit family frequently. We just returned from a visit and, whilst in London, took a context tour (Hidden London). It was both enjoyable and informative. Prior to the tour, we were concerned that our knowledge of the city would...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 29 September 2017

I can unequivocally say that this was the best guided-tour I have ever taken. I have actually taken many private tours all over the world, ever since I got tired of my husband asking me questions that I didn’t know the answers to on our...More

2  Thank Quinngeo
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We met our guide, Elizabeth, outside our Oxford hotel in historic area. She provided us with an interesting, informative, and enjoyable walking tour which was responsive to our architectural, historical, and academic interests. She inquired about our specific interests, proposed a three hour tour responding...More

Thank jpmsenior
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Sean told us we were the first to ask to see the Canal Boat Museum. Alan, next day, said we were the first to ask to see the Soane Museum. Both guides added extras as time permitted. Both very friendly and knowledgeable. Well worth the...More

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We did a three tour of the British museum with Tatiana in a group of six. Tatiana had a great way of using questions and her in-depth knowledge to help us uncover and connect with her favourite places in the museum. Her enthusiasm and her...More

Thank Cateneil
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The British Museum is a formidable institution, and very popular with tourists from all over the world. My husband and I booked a tour with Context, and it was a wise decision. Caroline, our docent for the British Museum tour was excellent. She provided a...More

Thank John L W
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Response from ContextTravel | Property representative |
Hello Rich, Thanks for thinking of us for your upcoming trip to London! You can book on our website or by calling our US Office at 1.800.691.6036 If you are booking a private walk and would like to request a particular... More