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UCL Art Museum

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Good experience for kids..I couldn’t find much things for them but they will get excited to see... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Lovely building, and galleries. the setting is stunning, and the history, very interesting. Nice... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2015
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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3 Nov 2018
8 Feb 2018
“Making the best of a small space”
UCL Art Museum is home to over 10,000 works of art, dating from the 1490s to the present day. Its collaborations with researchers and artists offer new perspectives on familiar and rare objects through exhibitions in a traditional print room at the...more
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South Cloisters, Wilkins Building, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, England
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Good experience for kids..I couldn’t find much things for them but they will get excited to see library..

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Given the reputation of the Slade and, having seen the Flaxman gallery upstairs in UCL, I was expecting something special with the art museum. I have to admit I was disappointed when I walked into the room as it is a small space, obviously a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Poor exhibition. Small roomsl, highlighting nothingness. The art they show you on website is all in non public areas . Unable to be seen. Despite gloating about the calibre of the classic art works.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank TsLondon79
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Lovely building, and galleries. the setting is stunning, and the history, very interesting. Nice place for a quick visit if in the area. Also has a nice gift shop selling UCL merchandise.

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank jacquiessex_10
Reviewed 22 March 2013

This is an excellent museum even if a tad small. The staff are really friendly. Thank you to the staff. Good place to visit.

Date of experience: May 2012
10  Thank Enjoyable101
Reviewed 7 August 2012

I visited UCL Art Museum by chance on a visit to UCL to see the Olympic Sculptures. After seeing the Exhibition currently on display 'One day In the City' I felt inclined to leave this little hidden gem a glowing review! I found it amazing...More

Date of experience: August 2012
15  Thank Lola S
Reviewed 27 July 2012

As a member of the general public, I visited in the afternoon and had a thoroughly enjoyable time. The welcome was warm, friendly and the willingness of staff to share information about the collection was most refreshing. Any pain incurred in navigating to the Museum...More

Date of experience: July 2012
13  Thank maxinthebox
Reviewed 19 July 2012

The UCL Art Museum is full of unexpected treasures and surprises. The intimacy of the space allows for close interaction with the artwork and personal refelction. It is cozy, comfortable, yet holds an invaluable collection of inspiring pieces. The staff is extremely friendly and happy...More

Date of experience: July 2012
10  Thank Erin S
Reviewed 16 July 2012

Just a short walk from the behemoth of the British Museum, this is a peaceful little oasis full of delightful surprises. The current exhibition, ‘One Day in the City’, is a fascinating mix of the old and the new. There are London scenes and characters...More

Date of experience: July 2012
11  Thank Rosa R
Reviewed 27 January 2012

If you work or study in the Bloomsbury/Holborn area, do yourself a favour - leave your desk during your lunch break and head to UCL Art Museum. It's conveniently located right in the heart of UCL's campus - just pass through the main gates and...More

Date of experience: January 2012
18  Thank TheHappyMuseumGeek
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Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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