5 most famous museums in london

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5 most famous museums in london

  1. 1. 5 MOST FAMOUS MUSEUMS IN LONDON Simm Säga C. R. Jakobson Gymnasium Form: 9c Supervisor: Marje Maasen 2012
  2. 2. MUSEUM OF LONDON• Documents the history of London from the Prehistoric to the present day• It was opened in 1976• Housed in a seemingly uninspiring, old and boring building• Inside the Museum is a big, open, educational and exciting London destination
  3. 3. MUSEUM OF LONDON
  4. 4. BRITISH MUSEUM• Established in 1753• Documenting the story of human culture from its beginnings to the present• Was the first public museum in the world• It remains one of England’s most famous and popular attractions
  5. 5. BRITISH MUSEUM
  6. 6. THE NATIONAL GALLERY• An art gallery, which has one of the finest collections of European paintings in the world• Although there are bigger galleries, The National Gallery has many paintings of very high quality• It has paintings by famous artists whose works are very rare
  7. 7. THE NATIONAL GALLERY
  8. 8. THE BARBICAN CENTRE• It is the largest performing arts centre in Europe• It is located in the City of London, England• The London Symphony Orchestra and the BBC Symphony Orchestra are based in the Barbican Centres concert hall
  9. 9. THE BARBICAN CENTRE
  10. 10. NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM• Is one of three largest museums on Exhibition Road, London• The museum is a world-known centre of research• The museum is particularly famous for its exhibition of dinosaur skeletons• Building was built and opened by 1881
  11. 11. NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM

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