Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology  

 
 
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Petrie Museum of Egyptian ArchaeologyThe Petrie Museum, located within University College London, is one of the largest and most fascinating collections of Egyptian archaeology anywhere in the world. There are over 80,000 artefacts showing the development of Egyptian culture, technology and daily life from prehistoric to Roman times. The collection includes the world's earliest surviving garment, a dress of around 2800BC, colourful tiles, carvings and frescoes from many important Egyptian and Nubian settlements and burial sites. You'll find the museum which is open to the public on the first floor of the DMS Watson library.

 

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Hilton London Euston Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £101  36% off
17-18 Upper Woburn Place, WC1H | 4 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
The grand Victorian building that houses this hotel is surely one of the most impressive edifices in the Hilton chain. Located just a three-minute walk from ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £76  28% off
130 Tottenham Court Road, W1T | 4 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel
3 Cardington Street, NW1 | 4 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Though this hotel is in one of the capital's busiest areas, a major public transport hub just outside the Congestion Charge Zone, its peaceful backstreet location ... More
 
 
 
 
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The Wiener Library
London > Attractions > Museums
29 Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 6 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
The Wiener Library is the world's oldest library dedicated to the study of the Holocaust, its causes and legacies. The library also hosts a regular programme ... More
 
 
 
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British Library
London > Attractions > Museums
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 9 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
With over 150 million items, a copy of every publication produced in the UK and Ireland, artwork by artists such as Antony Gormley and Eduardo Paolozzi, ... More
 
 
 
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British Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 10 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
If you wanted to thoroughly explore the British Museum, it would take months, if not years. Over seven millions objects from all over the world are ... More
 
 
 
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Wellcome Collection
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
183 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 2 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
A major and fascinating cultural venue, the Wellcome Collection combines three galleries: 'Medicine Man', 'Medicine Now' and 'special exhibitions'. In addition you'll find the famous Wellcome ... More
 
 
 
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St Pancras Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Completed in 1822, St Pancras Church was the most expensive church to be constructed since St Paul's was rebuilt after the Great Fire. This Greek Revival ... More
 
 
 
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Bolivar Hall at Venezuelan Embassy
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
54-56 Grafton Way, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 4 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Part of the Venezuelan cultural complex located at 54 Grafton Way in Fitzrovia, London, Bolivar Hall first opened its doors to the public in 1986 as ... More
 
 
 
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The Short Story Salon: Nicole Flattery & Eley Williams
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 25th March 2019 - 6.30pm
Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, 82 Gower Street, WC1E | 3 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
For our first salon of 2019, Alice will be speaking to "bright new Irish voice" (Irish Times) Nicole Flattery about her unforgettable collection of stories, Show ...More
 
 
 
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Taylor Jenkins Reid in conversation with Suze Olbrich
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 26th March 2019 - 6.30pm
Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, 82 Gower Street, WC1E | 3 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
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We Owe You A Legacy
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Tuesday 26th March 2019 - 7.15pm
Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, 58-60 Hampstead Road, NW1 | 5 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Theatre-maker Marion Burge interrogates post-colonialism and its effect on mother-daughter relationships in the African diaspora. Directed by Amanda Oyebusola Ajomale....More
 
 
 
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Bloomsbury Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
15 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 1 minute from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Bloomsbury Theatre main auditorium closed until Summer 2016. Bloomsbury Theatre Studio is unaffected and continues to operate as normal. Owned ... More
 
 
 
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The Magic Circle
London > Entertainment >
12 Stephenson Way, NW1 | 3 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
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London > Entertainment > Theatres
Malet Street, WC1E | 3 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
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Waterstone's - Gower Street
London > Shopping > Books
82 Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 3 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Waterstone's, one of the largest high street booksellers in the UK, is a relative newcomer on the block. It first opened in Old Brompton Road, London, ... More
 
 
 
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London > Shopping > House and Garden
196 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 5 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
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London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
Unti 4 Euston Tower, 286 Euston Road, NW1 | 5 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
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Wellcome Kitchen
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
183 Euston Road 2nd floor, Euston, NW1 | 3 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Part of the Wellcome Collection's 17.5 million pound revamp, the Wellcome Kitchen opened in early 2015, creating an inviting space to enjoy a spot of ... More
 
 
 
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The Savannah Bar and Restaurant
London > Restaurants >
81-103 Euston Street, NW1 | 3 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
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TAP Coffee No.114
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
No.114 Tottenham Court Road, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 4 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
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Slade School of Fine Art
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
UCL University, Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | Same location as Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
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The Bartlett School of Architecture
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Wates House, 22 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 2 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
The Bartlett School of Architecture, on the corner of Huntley Street and Capper Street, is part of The Bartlett: UCL's global faculty of the built environment. ... More
 
 
 
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School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 5 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
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Dolphin Swimming Club
London > Leisure > Activities
U of L Pool, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 3 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Swimming lessons for children and aquaphobic adults. This is one of the more popular swimming schools in London, and one of the most long-running, with over ... More
 
 
 
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Fitzroy Square Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Fitzroy Square, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 5 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
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Frame Fitzrovia
London > Leisure >
25-33 Berners Street, W1T | 9 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
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Marquis Cornwallis
London > Nightlife > Pubs
31 Marchmont Street, WC1N | 7 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Always a popular choice for local workers and tourists taking in the delights of Bloomsbury, Marquis Cornwallis , located on Marchmont Street, close ... More
 
 
 
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Queen's Head & Artichoke
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 - 32 Albany Street, Regent's Park, London NW1 | 9 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Located in a 16th-century coaching inn, this sweet little gastropub offers diners the choice of just nibbling on a little tapas, or going for a full ... More
 
 
 
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The Albany
London > Nightlife > Pubs
240 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 9 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
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Simmons Fitzrovia
London > Nightlife > Bars
28 Maple Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
The folks that brought you Simmons King's Cross and Simmons Camden have now made their way to Fitzrovia with whimsical watering hole Simmons Fitzrovia. Serving ... More
 
 
 
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Vijay's Bar & Lounge
London > Nightlife > Bars
93 Charlotte Street, W1T | 6 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Cocktails and Indian-style bar snacks are served late into the night at atmospheric drinking den Vijay's Bar & Lounge on Charlotte ... More
 
 
 
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Cosy Kettle
London > Nightlife > Bars
60 Chalton Street, King's Cross, London NW1 | 7 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Hidden below the bustling Somers Town Coffee House, Cosy Kettle offers an intimate sanctuary away from the pub crowd. Opened in late 2013, the bar is ... More
 
 
 
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Friends House
London > Business > Venue Hire
173-177 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 2 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
The historic headquarters of Quakers in Britain, Friends House in Euston has 23 function rooms including a large Meeting Hall which seats up to 1,100 guests. ... More
 
 
 
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The Rathbone Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
30 Rathbone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 8 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
Centrally located in Fitzrovia, it's a short walk from The Rathbone to Oxford Street, Soho and London's theatre district. With high speed wireless broadband available in ... More
 
 
 
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British Library Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 9 minutes from Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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British Museum 10 minutes walk from Petrie Museum Of Egyptian Archaeology

This collection of 300 postcards recently gifted to the British Museum by the artists' postcard expert Jeremy Cooper, shows the ...More

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British Museum 10 minutes walk from Petrie Museum Of Egyptian Archaeology

Spanning thousands of years, the objects on display explore the relationship between food, power and control....More

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