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Library and Museum of Freemasonry

Freemasons Hall 60 Great Queen Street | Freemasons' Hall, London WC2B 5AZ, England
+44 20 7395 9257
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300 years of freemasonry in this beautiful building is something for everyone to behold

This is truly an amazing building where craftsmanship is at its finest. The The museum has pieces... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
North Salt Lake, Utah
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History of Freemasonry

Located within the Freemason's Hall, the library and museum houses a collection of Masonic material... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Freemasons Hall 60 Great Queen Street | Freemasons' Hall, London WC2B 5AZ, England
Covent Garden
+44 20 7395 9257
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is truly an amazing building where craftsmanship is at its finest. The The museum has pieces of art and craftsmanship and it that date back many years and explains the history of freemasonry and is absolutely beautiful to behold. When I go back to...More

Thank peterballantine
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Located within the Freemason's Hall, the library and museum houses a collection of Masonic material relating to the history of Freemasonry. The museum displays one of the world's largest collections of artefacts associated with Freemasonry. There is a free guided tour which is both informative...More

1  Thank nellielim
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Had some spare time and have always been curious to decided to pay a visit. The building interior alone is worth a look if you love architecture. The Art Deco interior is beautiful. The museum has some very good pieces and is informative and educational....More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The Museum of Freemasonry is quite small but the contents are packed in and one could spends days there. There's a new permanent exhibition on the last 300 years and one can look into a real Masonic Lodge (if it's not being used). It's easy...More

Thank Colonel_JB_Ormsby
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I'd never heard of this place and a friend recommended to me. The museum is very interesting highlighting the history of the Freemasonry with changing displays on particular aspects. There are some quite fascinating and unusual objects on display, in particular the giant chair which...More

Thank Andrew N
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Currently running an exhibition detailing 300 years of freemasonry history. The exhibits are very good and it doesn't take too long to view them all (approx 45minutes). The museum curator was also very friendly and knowledgeable

Thank SwanseaFoody
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Visited the Library & Museum based upon other reviews on this site. Did not expect much, but it turned into a wonderful visit. Considerable Mason information and history. Large number of major historical figures, who were members were reviewed. Museum area was excellent with a...More

Thank keepemflyin
Reviewed 20 November 2016

If you want to learn anything about Freemasonry, don't come here. A bland collection of artefacts with an anodyne account of Freemasonry. If there is anything controversial in the history of masonry you wont find out about it here

1  Thank mwc340
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I have done the tour many years ago, most recently I visited to attend the Letter's Live event. Less than a 5 minute walk from either Covent Garden or Holborn tube stations, this building has to be seen from the inside. Amazing decoration and history...More

Thank Nicola81677
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic tour. Eye opener and makes you realise what good the Masons do. Second biggest giver only to national lottery. But they just do not brag about it.

Thank MickandElaine802
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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10 February 2016|
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Response from Duncan H | Reviewed this property |
No. It is free entry.