One of the best things about London is the world class, free museums and galleries. But there are also loads of less well-known, unusual museums to be explored too!

Quirky museums and Galleries

The Classics

Sometimes, as Londoners, we don’t make the most of what’s on our doorstep because it’s ‘touristy’. Nonsense to that. Why let tourists get all the good stuff?! Here’s are the top spots that are worth visiting (as viewed by a Londoner)…

  • Buckingham Palace Gates

    A Closer Look At Buckingham Palace Gates

    Despite being one of London's most iconic buildings, most people don't actually look at the details surrounding Buckingham Palace......

  • Trooping The Colour

    The Queen’s Birthday Parade: What is Trooping The Colour?

    Each June Her Majesty the Queen gets an official Birthday parade in London, full of fabulous British Pomp and Circumstance. But what actually is Trooping The Colour?...

  • The American on Westminster Abbey

    Looking up at this iconic London facade, an embodiment of England, it might surprise you to learn that not only is there an American on Westminster Abbey, but that ten of the figures here were only put there in 1998....

  • St Pauls Summer Lates

    In Photos: St Paul’s Summer Lates

    St Paul's opened its doors to evening visitors and photos are not only allowed, they're encouraged! Here is what I found inside......

  • St Paul's Cross

    The Thing Everyone Misses At St Paul’s Cathedral

    London's domed icon, tallest building in the city from 1712 to 1965, has one factor that's often overlooked. Ever taken a moment to look at St Paul's Cross?...

  • Natural History Museum's Whale

    In Pictures: The Natural History Museum’s Whale

    Londoners were devastated when it was announced that Dippy (the plaster cast Diplodocus) was leaving London on a UK tour. However, his replacement has been turing a few heads and its sfae to say that the Natural History Museum's Whale is a good fit....