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“A gem of a gallery!”
Review of Wallace Collection

Wallace Collection
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$123.07*
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Private Custom Tour: London in a Day
Ranked #14 of 1,633 things to do in London
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Both a national museum and a prestigious private collection of art bequeathed by Lady Wallace in 1897, this attraction features one of the world's best collections of French 18th-century pictures, porcelain and furniture, plus a fantastic array of 17th-century paintings.
Portland, Oregon
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“A gem of a gallery!”
Reviewed September 25, 2013

Don't miss this wonderful collection in a lovely part of London. The guided tour was very well done.

Visited May 2013
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Toms River
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Private Art Collection”
Reviewed September 24, 2013

This private home is filled with antiques and magnificent art. It has recently been refurbished and is open to the public free of charge. There is a covered courtyard which houses a very fine restaurant.

Visited September 2013
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“A gem!”
Reviewed September 23, 2013

Fabulous collection of art, furniture, china and armoury, only a stone's throw from Oxford St. The restaurant in the covered courtyard is lovely for a special lunch

Visited August 2013
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Superb”
Reviewed September 23, 2013

Walk through state rooms with furniture that belonged to the French Aristocracy and sold to Wallace after the French Revolution. Unique French art collections displayed in stately home atmosphere gives a unique feeling of living with art rather than just looking at pictures. Get up close to the laughing cavalier and be inspired by the delicate brushwork. Surely the best attraction in the world and its free................

Visited September 2013
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Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
“Not to be missed”
Reviewed September 23, 2013

The rooms housing the collection are beautifully decorated and all exhibits were of great interest. We also enjoyed lunch in the restaurant.

Visited October 2012
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