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South Kensington

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Natural History Museum Cromwell Road

A palatial building housing the national collections of living and fossil plants, animals and minerals. Robotic life-size dinosaur models. Temporary exhibitions programme. Restaurant, cafés and picnic areas. Tel. 020 7942 5000. Admission free (except special exhibitions).
Open Daily 1000-1750.

Victoria and Albert Museum Cromwell Road

The world's leading museum of art and design with large collections of exhibits from around the world, both modern and ancient. The British Galleries house furniture, ceramics and sculpture telling the story of British design from 1500. The Museum was founded in 1852 and named after Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Temporary exhibitions programme. Cafés. Tel. 020 7942 2000. Admission free (except special exhibitions).
Open Daily 1000-1745 (closes 2200 Fri).

Science Museum Exhibition Road

Displays and exhibits cover all areas of science and technology. Interactive gallery. Temporary exhibitions programme. Cafés and picnic areas. Tel. 020 7942 2000. Admission free (except special exhibitions).
Open Daily 1000-1800.

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