Top 5 Places to see in London for free


6Tate Modern

Tate Modern

Again it is a modern art gallery that has the national collection of British art from 1900s till date. Also there is the international modern and contemporary art collection in the museum. This museum is in fact one of the largest museums of modern and contemporary art across the globe. It can be visited from 10am to 6pm.

5Museum of London

Museum of London

In this wonderful museum, you can explore the history of London from ancient times till date. Mainly, the social history of London and its occupants can be explored. It is open for public between 10 am to 6 pm. It is known all over the world for its largest urban history collection comprising of over 6 million objects worldwide.

4National Art Gallery

National Art Gallery

Basically, it is an art museum that was founded in the year 1824. You will be amazed to come across a collection of more than 2,300 paintings. The museum is credited with being one of the most visited art museums worldwide. It may be visited between 10 am to 6 pm. The earliest art collections comprising of 38 paintings of John Julius Angerstein can still be seen therein.

3Houses of Parliament

Houses of Parliament

Also known by the name the Palace of Westminster, it is the seat of the two parliamentary houses of the United Kingdom. The clock tower called the Big Ben is the major and most famous feature of this house. It may be visited on Saturdays all across the year and on all days during holidays. It has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the year 1987.

2British Museum

British Museum

Dedicated to art, culture and human history, this British Museum has around 8 million works. These works are aimed at an explanation of the history of human culture from ancient times till date. You will come across collections from almost all the continents in the museum. The museum may be visited 10 am to 5.30 pm. The museum has Greek revival architectural style.