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Winston Churchill's Britain at War Museum - CLOSED

64-66 Tooley St., London SE1 2TF, England (London Bridge)
44-20-7403-3171
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Palm Desert
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

You will be in the actual rooms where Churchill and his staff ate, worked, slept and made tactical decisions. It is underground and a visitor has the feeling of cramped quarters that they must have experienced. A WWII experience not to be dismissed.

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Hamilton, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

What an awesome tour this was - with the included audio guide, we took our time (several hours) to enjoy the well laid out points of interest in this deceptively large museum. Knowing that what you’re seeing is all original (including 99% of the items on display) really makes this place a hit, and we’re not the first people to... More

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Hammelburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Includes his underground command post from the Second World War. Well kept with lots of information and so many original items such as maps, uniforms, quarters etc. A must see if you're bothering to see any history.

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northridge,ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Omg ! if you want to know aobut winston churchill please go here its very very nice and tell lots of great info

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Chicago area
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This museum is outstanding.you will have the opportunity to tour the underground quarter from which Churchill ran England during WW II. Ipes his private spaces and the many public space when his staff lived and worked. Listen to firsthand accounts from his staff and learn through interactive exhibits. Plan some time there don't rush thru it .

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leeds
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

It did take us a little while to find this museum but glad we did. A very busy place. It's a good museum to visit it has a lot of history and makes you feel as if you were there in the war times, It shows you how the people worked and lived here. It is in a somewhat darkness... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Long but worth it..Audio tour.Fascinating and informative. We wished there were better directions going from one station to the other(like arrows on the floor which we recommended). Get on line before 11a.m.

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Camden, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

So glad we took the time to search out this underground museum! It is truly fascinating! The rooms are just as they were when they were in use. It is hard to imagine the amount and magnitude of the work conducted in these cramped and secretive quarters.These were the War Rooms of the Prime Minister of England during World War... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

My daughter is a history buff , together we visited October 2013, easy walk from bus stop, cost was reasonable, spent two hours there going through different rooms where Winston and co plan and communicated tactics WW 2, the rooms where left in the same state from that era, it was so fantastic I could have spent four to five... More

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Walked to Tolley Street today and the exhibition has moved to Waterloo. Has anyone been to the new location?

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