A funeral home in Farringdon has recently opened a most unusual museum, of the history of funerals. Not just British, but how humanity entire seeks to commemorate the death of loved ones and noble ones.
About Museum of Funeral HistoryA small museum in a basement floor that tells the history of funerals, from ancient Egypt to modern day.
Mostly display boards and old photographs, its a personal collection of a local historian and employee of the funeral home it sits within.
Open on Wednesdays - if making a special trip phone first (020 7837 1775) as sometimes they close for a funeral.
Ian has Visited - review here.
Museum of Funeral History,
29-31 Roseberry Avenue,
Link to Museum of Funeral History's website
Frequently asked questions
What's the nearest railway station to Museum of Funeral History
The nearest station is Farringdon station which is 0.4 miles away.