Natural History Museum
A must on any London itinerary, the Natural History Museum is one of the city’s best free museums. The levitating skeleton of a blue whale, a dinosaur gallery and even a chunk of Mars are housed in the magnificent Romanesque building. Alongside its permanent displays, the museum hosts morning yoga, after-hours parties and the renowned Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition. The museum is situated in South Kensington, a West London neighbourhood known for its regal architecture, eclectic dining and cultural institutions. Below, discover things to do, where to eat and places to stay, with Culture Trip’s guide to rounding out your day when visiting the Natural History Museum.