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Churchill War Rooms

Clive Steps | King Charles Street, London SW1A 2AQ, England
+44 20 7930 6961
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The underground headquarters of the British High Command served as the nerve center of Britain's war effort during World War II.
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Clive Steps | King Charles Street, London SW1A 2AQ, England
+44 20 7930 6961
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I went here for free because it was a trip from my university. Originally you have to pay £9 for a visit here. It was really good trip. But i think the ticket is too expensive. I won’t visit if I have to pay. But...More

Thank hharahap h
Reviewed yesterday

WE visited the War Rooms whilst in London for a few days on a mini break. This is well worth the visit and even more so, if you use the 2 for 1 vouchers from the train journey. The information is excellent and they guides...More

Thank ALAN C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you like history this is a must. Bigger and nicer than I expected, it was quite fascinating. Went after Westminster Abby as they are an easy walk from each other.

Thank nurse1sue
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was an easygoing tour through the actual rooms that the Prime Minister, military leadership and other English leaders would go during the bombing raids. The rooms are as they were with furniture, maps, etc. A few mannequins, as officers or soldiers are staged to...More

Thank james b
Reviewed 2 days ago

The history and the ability to retain the original conditions of a bygone era really enhanced our experience. You could see the cramped conditions and then learn about it in the museum. You could lose hours here learning and listening. My mobility impaired friend was...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 2 days ago

An WW II bunker(at the origin,it was an underground warehouse,later reinforced and transformed in bunker,though not totally bombproof).From this place were conducted the operations of the British Army.Churchill himself had a cabinet here and used to spend a lot of time in the bunker in...More

1  Thank zuv
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was by far the best historical museum we visited. It made you feel like you were actually there during the time it was in use. The Movie Churchill was something I watched after going to this museum and it really brought the whole thing...More

1  Thank Vikkimom
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were in London on a tour and made it a priority to visit the Churchill War Rooms. We are very interested in history and didn't want to miss this opportunity to visit. We spent a great deal of time in the museum. Combined with...More

1  Thank TRIPSTER077
Reviewed 2 days ago

The War Rooms and Museum are really wonderfully arranged. Great uses of technology, well organized and facinating. We spent about 1 1/2 hours there and could have used a bit more time. Well worth the trip.

Thank Phil W
Reviewed 3 days ago

This piece of history is a place where you could spend 7 days just reading all the info about Churchill. It's amazing to actually get to walk through the area where plans were made and carried out and to get to read so much behind...More

1  Thank realmattwalker
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
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21 September 2017|
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Response from Christine C | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! We went and tried to go one day, but the line was down the block! Because we didn't gave a set itinerary, I ended up buying tickets for the next day because the wait time was over an hour, and had gotten... More
15 September 2017|
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Response from Deew330 | Reviewed this property |
The average time is two hours if you follow the audio guide through the exhibit. However, you can certainly adjust that to your schedule/liking. We tend to get through museums a little faster than some because I find the... More
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31 August 2017|
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Response from Dean1952 | Reviewed this property |
I think it depends on the venue. Some it works, some it doesn't. I can tell you, I bought the War Rooms ticket online, and bypassed the line, and it was great because it was raining cats and dogs that day.