Visiting the BM and feeling peckish? The following video offers some suggestions for places to eat and drink, both inside and outside the Museum. Places beyond the Museum’s walls include (among others)… The Museum Tavern Tea and Tattle London Review Bookshop The Camera Museum Russell Square Russell Square Cabmen’s Shelter The Brunswick Centre
The British Museum exhibition, I am Ashubanipal: king of the world, king of Assyria (8 Nov. 2018 – 24 Feb. 2019) focuses on the BM’s extensive Assyrian collections and on the 7th Century BC warrior/scholar king, Ashurbanipal. Here’s a short video piece looking at just a few small parts of the exhibition. Watch it in […]
For a more immersive experience many MuseumWise short films are produced as 360º or 180º 3D video. Here’s an example showing a small handful of some of my personal highlights from The British Museum. If you have a VR headset (or something like Google Cardboard) then watch it in 3D for the full effect and […]
Keep an ear out for our MuseumWise podcast where we talk about all things museological! In the meantime, here’s the full (and somewhat dramatic) theme tune.
daysoutguide.co.uk/2for1-londonDays Out GuideA scheme run in association with National Rail. Visiting London by train? Then you may be able to get “2 for 1″ entry at over 150 attractions in London, including various museums such as: Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace, Churchill War Rooms, London Transport Museum and Shakespeare’s Globe The Deal: You need […]
hrp.org.uk/tower-of-londonTickets – Adult: £22.70, Concession: £17.70 Opening Times Summer (1st Mar. – 31st Oct.)Monday: 10am – 5.30pmTuesday: 9am – 5.30pmWednesday: 9am – 5.30pmThursday: 9am – 5.30pmFriday: 9am – 5.30pmSaturday: 9am – 5.30pmSunday: 10am – 5.30pm Opening Times Winter (1st Nov. – 28th Feb.)Monday: 10am – 4.30pmTuesday: 9am – 4.30pmWednesday: 9am – 4.30pmThursday: 9am – 4.30pmFriday: 9am – 4.30pmSaturday: 9am – 4.30pmSunday: […]
Want to take a closer look at the Model Room and Sepulchral Chamber in the Sir John Soane’s Museum? You can now do that with: Explore Soane. You can also download various 3D computer re-creations, including a model of Pompeii and a Temple of Vesta made out of cork…
The British Museum has worked closely with Google over the past few years to bring more of the museum’s collections to a wider light. A number of these projects can be found at the British Museum – With Google web site. One interactive piece is The Museum of the World… …featuring some of the most […]
Have a look around the London Transport Museum with Google Street View.
Walk the streets of Victorian London with a virtual tour of this Museum of London gallery.