The British Museum - Opening hours, Address, Tickets, What's On

About the The British Museum

One of the UK's main national museums, although despite it's name, it focuses mostly on other countries.

Has an impressive collection from Egypt, Greece, Roman remains and a host of other item specific collections such as the clocks or money galleries.

Most of the galleries lead off a huge central courtyard which is under glass.

The museum is free to visit, although the major temporary exhibitions often have to be paid for.

You can easily spend a day there.


The British Museum,
Great Russell Street,

Admission Charges

Entry is FREE

Link to The British Museum's website


Exhibitions Open Now

This exhibition celebrates the ingenuity and resilience of Arctic Peoples throughout history.
(Open 22nd Oct 2020 to 21st Feb 2021)
The British Museum
LondonWC1B 3DG

The British Museum Map

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