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Museum of Comedy

St George's Church | Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2SR, England
+44 20 7534 1744
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Summoning Your Thoughts

This act is on 7th September at Musumn of comedy in London, they call it Summoning your Thoughts... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
sahicks0n
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Make a point of going early...

Great comedy show line up but who would have thought so many fun quirky displays. My... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
debsywalker
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Slough, United Kingdom
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A brand new, interactive and immersive museum for all the family, featuring iconic props and artefacts from our rich comedic history. Sit on a pew from Father Ted, enjoy our Comic exhibition and reminisce with original Tommy Cooper props! There's something for the kids with classic comedy board games, and why not see what's on and catch a Comedy performance in The Cooper Room.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible17%
9 Jul 2017
“Make a point of going early...”
5 Sep 2017
“Summoning Your Thoughts”
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St George's Church | Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2SR, England
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

This act is on 7th September at Musumn of comedy in London, they call it Summoning your Thoughts, gutted I can't go (work commitments), these pair are amazing. Wasn't too bothered about watching they're show in the beginning, they soon changed my mind, seen them...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great comedy show line up but who would have thought so many fun quirky displays. My recommendation, see a show but go early for drinks and a really good nosey. Not a stand alone attraction yet but a great night out with a twist.

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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Pop in if you are walking past when it is open but do not make a special trip. The venue is used for comedy gigs too and probably perfect for that. It is a room with pictures of the owners favorite comedians and a few...More

1  Thank Madeleine S
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

Some fascinating bits of memorabilia, but the real reason to go is the shows. A small intimate venue, but host to some top class acts.

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

This is a large room with a load of memorabilia in it not really a museum as such, but it was nice to browse before seeing a show. The po faced Eastern European girl on the desk was really bored and couldn't muster a smile.

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Museum itself is home to assorted props and costumes etc from the hey day of British comedy shows, but for me this is just a nice distraction in the waiting area for the incredibly intimate performance space. Seating approx 80 people in the undercroft...More

2  Thank Jamie H
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

Its worth the look round some of the stuff on display before going in to see one of the many comedians that have almost nightly. From new acts to established artists there is always something worth seeing.

1  Thank Peter M
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

You would never know this tiny theatre exists in the crypt of St George's Church unless you were seeking it out. I saw a talk here by "Dad's Army" Vicar, Frank Williams, who recounted his days in the series but also told us how he...More

1  Thank VivienneLafferty
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

went along to this small intimate theatre to see the amazing Ben Hanlin (Work in Progress show) perform some of his tricks to prepare for his upcoming Edinburgh. He performed on a very small yet intimate stage. His tricks was out of this world and...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Perhaps visit the venue to see a comedy show but certainly not worth five quid a head to visit the 'museum'. It's just a small collection of comedy memorabilia and a little library of books relating to entertainment. We were advised that a free tea...More

1  Thank Peggy L
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