The World of Shakespeare Comes to the British Museum in 2012

Released on: July 10, 2012, 2:50 pm
Industry: Travel has advice on where to stay to visit Shakespeare: Staging the World at the British Museum in London’s Bloomsbury

-- /EPR NETWORK/ -- Throughout the course of 2012 events are taking place across the world as part of the World Shakespeare Festival. Performances, exhibitions and conferences are examining, showcasing and applauding the works of William Shakespeare, arguably the greatest English writer of all time. A major exhibition in this series of global happenings is Shakespeare: Staging the World at the British Museum in Bloomsbury, London.

From 19 July through to 25 November the British Museum, with assistance from the Royal Shakespeare Company, is hosting a commemorative event of the great playwright's life and works. Through contemporary performances, maps, prints, drawings, paintings, armour, coins and medals the exhibition will award visitors with a more in depth understanding of the many world's of Shakespeare from early modern Jewish culture through to Africa and the New World. can help visitors to Shakespeare: Staging the World find hotels near the British Museum. Displaying hotels pictorially on a map of the capital, makes it much easier to find accommodation close to major attractions, transport links and top-class restaurants.

Users can search based on location, vicinity to tube stations, car parks, dining areas and major sights, landmarks and attractions. Additionally, hotel star ratings, availability and any discounts are clearly displayed. Users can drop and drag the map to view the entire London area.

Right now has several hotels near the British Museum on offer. For example, the luxurious boutique five-star Grange White Hall Hotel opposite the British Museum is on offer from £169 per room, per night thanks to a 32% room rate discount. This adorable and stylish property has a tranquil garden and boasts lavish Georgian architecture.

A second property near to the British Museum is four-star The Academy on Gower Street , in the heart of regal-looking Bloomsbury. Rooms are available from £136 per night owing to a massive 62% discount. Thick-pile carpets, antique furniture and freestanding baths await guests at this opulent and historic boutique Georgian property.


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