British Museum in London is UK's top attraction

The British Museum was the UK's most-visited attraction in 2013, with 6.7 million people coming through its doors.

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2014 expected to be another big year for tourism

Alva director Bernard Donoghue said: "2014 is sure to be a momentous year, seeing the 450th anniversary of the birth of Shakespeare.

"Therefore we are delighted that Shakespeare's Globe in London and the Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford-upon-Avon, along with the South Bank Centre in London, are Alva's newest members."

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