A new year means a lot of new things and if your 2018 includes a trip to London, why not start things off by visiting these exciting city attractions?
If you’re a returning guest to any of our hotels near Finsbury Square London, we’re sure you’ll agree that the city is packed with great destinations, iconic venues and unmistakable buildings to tick off your bucket list. To help you make the most of your time at the Montcalm Hotel Shoreditch, we've put together a few suggestions for attractions that you won’t want to miss…
Warner Bros Studio Tour
Studio Tour Drive, London
Start off the New Year with a little extra magic this time around. Take a trip to the famous Warner Bros Studio and see the place where some of the most memorable scenes in Harry Potter were filmed. Learn more about the beloved characters in J.K. Rowling's iconic fantasy series. Bring the kids along to the Montcalm Hotel Shoreditch and walk in the footsteps of your favourite witches and wizards. The studio has recently added some new additions to its line-up of exhibitions including Hogwarts in winter. There are all sorts of magical secrets to uncover so why not add this tour to your bucket list?
If you're looking for thrills and excitement this New Year, there’s no better place to find it that deep in the London Dungeons. Venture down into the depths of the city's underbelly and discover a disturbing world of death, danger and disease. The wonderful actors at the London Dungeon help to create one of the most immersive and visceral experiences you can find anywhere in the city. Meet dark characters such as Jack the Ripper and Sweeney Todd as you listen to gruesome tales and thrilling stories. This experience is sure to get your heart pumping and your imagination running wild.
Natural History Museum
This may seem a little obvious for those that have been to London but if you've never visited the Natural History Museum, you're in for a treat. The huge halls of the museum are home to a vast collection of ancient artefacts, historical documents and breathtaking specimens. Walk with the dinosaurs and stare into the eyes of a T-Rex as you learn about the evolution of the planet and its many species. Stroll through the Earth Science section and browse the collection of rare stones and minerals. A trip to the Natural History Museum is a fun experience that kids and adults alike will love.
Marylebone Road, London
Ever wanted to snap a selfie with President Obama? Or put your arm around the shoulder of Ed Sheeran? At Madame Tussauds, all of this is possible. The famous waxwork museum is where dreams come true and viral social media pictures are made. Take a stroll through the various exhibitions and take your pick from a star-studded list of celebrity faces to snap a photo with. Don't forget to bring your camera along.