The country's largest museum and one of the oldest and finest in the world, this famous museum boasts vast Egyptian, Etruscan, Greek,...
St George’s, Bloomsbury
This superbly restored church designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor (1731) is distinguished by its classical portico of Corinthian capitals and...
A brilliant heated open-air pool has to be the best thing to find right in the heart of London. At such bargain prices, it often gets...
Sister venue to Barfly@the Monarch.
This Japanese restaurant specialises in okonomiyaki, a savoury pancake from Osaka. The pancakes consist of cabbage, egg and flour...
49 Great Russell St · interesting places nearby
Museum Tavern information
This is where Karl Marx used to retire for a well-earned pint after a hard day inventing communism in the British Museum's Reading Room, and where George Orwell boozed after his literary musings. A lovely traditional pub set around a long bar, it has friendly staff and is popular with academics and students alike.