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London Brass-Rubbing Centre

London, England
+44 20 7766 1100
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Make a special picture of a member from British royalty, a historic figure from medieval times or an unusual Celtic design at this workshop that provides brass-rubbing materials.
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  • Average6%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
London, England
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
+44 20 7766 1100
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This was a nice something different to do while in London. The staff was very friendly and helpful. It's next to the cafe in the crypt which was a nice lunch spot afterward. The kids enjoyed the activity.

1  Thank jonesdynasty
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

A colleague suggested this. It wasn't tops on our London to-do list but we had an afternoon open and gave it a try. I am so glad we did because it wasn't like anything I have ever done before. It does not require advanced reservations....More

2  Thank elizabeth k
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

While I don't foresee a future as a brass rubber for me due to obvious lack of patience and skills, I really did enjoy this. There were several brasses to choose from at various costs (starting at just 4.5 pounds). We selected a brass, got...More

Thank deniseash
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This is so much fun, take your weight off your feet and enjoy rubbing old brass. It will take a while but you can get small ones if your are in a hurry. The staff is helpful and will wrap your rubbing up in a...More

2  Thank VisaLady
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Brass rubbing in the Crypt of St Martin in the Fields seemed a really good idea. The staff were helpful and friendly and the demonstration was clear. There was a wide choice of brasses to do, for a range of prices, and with the seat...More

Thank -medvem-
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Located downstairs beside the very cool crypt of St. Martins In The Fields Church in Trafalgar Square, this is a cool experience that few people know about...even locals! Choose the brass tablet of your choice, grab a glass of wine from the great cafe next...More

2  Thank WispyRobin
Reviewed 1 November 2015

We did a brass rubbing each and they were interesting but much more difficult than I imagined. I picked the dragon, apparently things with less detail are much easier, like a lady in a dress or somethin, straighter lines easier to rub. All in all...More

1  Thank anna1760
Reviewed 19 October 2015

The staff were helpful and the gift shop is right next door for people who finish early or who don't want to do a brass rubbing. It's a quiet spot in the middle of a very loud and crowded city. However, they have a limited...More

Thank Tink-n-Peter
Reviewed 16 October 2015

I got £4.50 towards a rubbing with my London Pass so I decided to give it a go. I never would have guessed how much fun it would be, or how satisfying to do. The brasses available to rub start from only £3.50 and even...More

9  Thank grey m
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

After choosing your own design and colour you are shown how to properly proceed It was fun however can be tough on the hands At the end we got to keep our designs Reasonable prices too And right next door you can grab a snack...More

Thank Peita J
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
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