The private members club opened its doors in 1836. The Club does not hold tours for the general public, but by prior arrangement organised groups are welcome on weekday mornings. The minimum number of visitors per group is ten. The Club will forever be associated with Jules Verne's Around the World in Eighty Days, as the place where the idea of this incredible journey was conceived and the famous bet made.
Bond takes on a North Korean leader who undergoes DNA replacement procedures that allow him to assume different identities. American agent, Jinx Johnson assists Bond in his attempt to thwart the villain's plans to exploit a satellite that is powered by solar energy.