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Museum of Comedy

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went to see Ruby Wax in what i would describe as re writing her new script asking the audience for... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
Alan p
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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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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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31 May 2018
“Ruby”
30 May 2018
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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...more
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St George's Church | Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2SR, England
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

went to see Ruby Wax in what i would describe as re writing her new script asking the audience for input. a very funny evening and staff very friendly and helpful

Thank Alan p
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

First visit to this venue so easy to find great friendly staff nice little bar and an intimate laid back performance area can t wait to go back ! We saw Josh widdecombe excellent and cheap too

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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

1  Thank sahicks0n
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.

Thank debsywalker
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

2  Thank Madeleine S
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.

2  Thank Larsdhang
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.

Thank zob138
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
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
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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Bloomsbury
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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