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On our first day in London, we took the Tube to the British Museum, our first experience with "walking distance", British style. (We'd have many more such experiences, being rather slow learners.) We spent an hour browsing ancient (10th to 14th century) artifacts of the British Isles. We could easily have spent four days, but the closing time of 5:30 came much too early and nearly brought us to tears.
This is a composite shot of Janet and the kids at the entrance. I couldn't find a good camera setting that simultaneously made them and the building visible, so I took two shots and electronically glued them together. It's crude but effective (if a bit odd-looking).