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Winston Churchill's Britain at War Museum - CLOSED

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Sep 20, 2018
“A lot of information”
Oct 1, 2018
“nothing to see !”
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64-66 Tooley Street, London SE1 2TF, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed January 17, 2013

My son and I toured the Churchill Museum, the Cabinet War Rooms, and the Churchill Bunker while visiting a relative in London before Christmas. We’re both history buffs, and WWII interests both of us. So, this museum seemed a perfect way to spend a day…or...More

4  Thank GMB54
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed July 31, 2005

Serious history students seeking insight to Winston Churchill, or Britain's World War Two history, will be disappointed by this London tourist attraction. The site is more tourist trap than museum. Fittingly located just past the even tackier "London Dungeon", the Britain At War Experience is...More

17  Thank David Stewart W
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

This place is now closed it is NOT at tooley street I went there specially and it had closed even though the website is up and running This is very misleading there is no tele number do not bother to visit location - I hear...More

Thank leozak
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed viewing the actual War Rooms, the displays depicting day to day life there are great. The museum is massive, a little overwhelming. Some of the interactive displays are difficult to operate, but generally everything you could want to know about this time...More

Thank TassieAusssie
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Best to book tickets if possible as you walk past the queue to enter very quickly. The venue is really interesting with lots to see and read. The various rooms are well designed with lots of artifacts to look at with great write ups that...More

3  Thank ecrompton
Reviewed August 4, 2017

I went along about 3pm without first booking so understandably there was a bit of a queue and wait time of half an hour. I would suggest you find out what time it opens and be there 20-30 minutes earlier if you don't want to...More

2  Thank Timesaticking
Reviewed June 8, 2017

We purchased a Fast Track ticket prior to our trip and it helped a lot as the line was long. These rooms became operational after 10 Downing Street was damaged by bombing. Upon entering you are given an audio cassette so you can move through...More

1  Thank moabmeadow
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Wonderful stop on our London trip. A real eye-opener on how Churchvill lived during the war as primeminister.

Thank PABuckeyeFans
Reviewed April 11, 2017

This is where Churchill directed WW2 from his underground bunker. It is very interesting to see and hear the audio stories of the people worked there. It also has a nice display of Churchill's life. We had a good time.

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Reviewed May 17, 2016

It was amazing to see the war museum. The one thing i really loved was the letters that Sir Winston Churchill send to his wife.

Thank abinjacob50
Reviewed January 2, 2016

I love museums like this. It's like walking through a time warp. They have kept all the original furniture and personal souvenirs of the men and women that worked in this cramped space and made history during WWII. I highly recommend this tour to all...More

Thank Leila D
Reviewed November 14, 2015

Very interesting and informative. Learned more than I already knew, how we nearly failed and Churchill brought us back (unpopular as he was)!

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