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Metropolitan Police Historical Collection

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Small but perfectly formed...

A small museum but logically and knowledgeably presented. The guys there are so helpful and I... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Bundaberg, Australia
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Small but well worth the effort

I collect items of police memorabilia and the best way to date and identfy certain items is to... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
Wokingham, United Kingdom
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4 Oct 2017
“Small but perfectly formed...”
28 Apr 2017
“Small but well worth the effort”
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Empress State Building The ANNEXE EMPRESS STATE BUILDING LILLIE ROAD Empress Approach, London SW6 1TR, England
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

A small museum but logically and knowledgeably presented. The guys there are so helpful and I would recommend it as such a personal visit for the Met police family.

Thank PearlTownsend
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I collect items of police memorabilia and the best way to date and identfy certain items is to visit Police Museums. So the Metropolitain Police Heritage Collection was on my list of "to do" visits when next in London. About 200 yards from the West...More

Thank pmel018
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Situated a short walk from West Brompton Tube Station, the Metropolitan Police Historical Collection provides visitors with a brief glimpse into the history of the boys in blue. As noted on the website, the Collection is free to look around, although you can book an...More

Thank Ashley P
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Many thanks to the boys in blue. Their sense of decency is second to none. Always safe. These two heroic souls helped us with the little one's blisters at the Tate Modern.

Thank opheliawasmurdered
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We went there initially on a Tuesday to find it was closed yet the website said it was open every day so please can you adjust that to save others like us making unnecessary trip. However we came back two days later and found it...More

Thank InspectorNoccs
Reviewed 31 October 2013

I had a round trip of around 3 hours to view this collection and I was there for around 20 minutes!The exhibition consists of one large room,filled with police whistles,radios ,uniforms and the like.Given the size and history of the force it is a little...More

4  Thank wingate
Reviewed 22 August 2013

Stumbled across this by accident whilst filling time waiting for a train at West Brompton railway station, which is about five minutes walk away. You can't miss it (it's also right next to Lillie Road Bus Depot). It has a real Tardis Police Box right...More

4  Thank CockneyBrum
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