The Sherlock Holmes Museum, London

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  • What a great Surprise to come out of the tube to this larger than life Sherlock. Great little shop as well. I was so happy that I came above ground here.  more »
  • Walking out of the Baker Street Station and there it is :) Many people taking pictures with him. "Elementary," said Sherlock Holmes.  more »
  • Nice statue in front of the station Bakerstreet. Further along is the museum, so this is a nice start. Funny to make a picture out of it.
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  • This was a unique experience for sure. If you are a Sherlock Holmes fan, you should really stop by and check it out. Just a warning to some, because I did hear people complain about this after the tour, this tour is not based off of the new show, it's based off of the books. Sitting in Sherlock's chair and seeing all of the curiosities laying around truly made this a great experience. The shop has really neat gifts as well.
  • Would be super cool if you are really into Sherlock Holmes or the Victorian period. The website needs to be updated (I don't think it says to buy tickets in advanced at the gift shop before lining up) and the line was pretty long but the tour itself is not very long. If you don't have time even just go to the gift shop though because it is set up to look very Victorian as well.
  • Wonderful attention to detail. Staff dressed in period costumes and very friendly and helpful. It gave a great perspective of living conditions of that time. Great shop with many things to buy related to all things Sherlock.
  • It's great for Sherlock stories fans. The queue is really long, go there early in the morning when it's just open is better than in the afternoon time. The place is quite small, enough for about 30 mins or less visit inside. If you are not a fan of Sherlock stories, it's not worth to visit since he queue time can be more than your time spend inside. Better visit the Sherlock gift store next door.
  • Loved this Museum, my only complaint was that they didn't tell you that you had to purchase tickets next door in the gift shop. So you stand in line and then as you are about to enter, they ask you if you have a ticket. If you like mysteries and Sherlock Holmes this is a must see.

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