Most Visited

London’s British Museum is the most popular attraction in the UK with a total of 6,695,214 visitors over last year. The National Gallery remains the second most visited attraction.

The list of top 10 most visited sites only has one attraction outside of London, which is a newly- built library  in Birmingham. Edinburgh Castle and Chester Zoo are the only attractions outside of London in the top 20.

 

 

SITE TOTAL VISITS
SOURCE: ASSOCIATION OF LEADING VISITOR ATTRACTIONS
The British Museum 6,695,213
The National Gallery 6,416,724
Southbank Centre 6,255,799
Tate Modern 5,785,427
Natural History Museum 5,388,295
Science Museum 3,356,072
V&A, South Kensington 3,180,450
Tower of London 3,075,950
Somerset House 2,463,201
The Library of Birmingham 2,414,860