By Ilona Kauremszky

Q: Are the museums free in London?

A: In London, youíll discover six of the world's greatest art collections, each in a stunning building, with unique gallery spaces and superb visitor facilities, and all for FREE.

Be sure to check out the following cultural establishments: Natural History Museum (, Science Museum (, Victoria and Albert Museum (, National Portrait Gallery (, National Gallery ( ) and the British Museum (

While the entrance to enter the National Portrait Gallery is free, there are charges for special exhibitions throughout the year. In addition, the London Tourism Office provides an amazing listings for the budget conscious with many free venues that you can access directly from them.

For more travel information on London, England be sure to log onto the Internet at, Londonís official tourism web site and click on the City Guide and then Budget.


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