Explore Art and Museums in London
Given London’s long history, that the city’s museums house many world-renowned treasures is easy to understand. The British Museum explores no less than the world’s cultural history, with artifacts from every continent. The Victoria and Albert Museum has examples of decorative arts from the past 3,000 years. The Museum of London examines the city from prehistory to present. The city’s major art attractions include the Royal Academy of Arts, with a constant rotation of exhibitions; the Tate Modern, one of the finest modern art museums in the world; and the National Gallery, featuring among its vast collection the works of Van Gogh, da Vinci and Caravaggio.