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.

Address

The British Museum,
Great Russell Street,
London,
WC1B 3DG

Admission Charges

Entry is FREE

Link to The British Museum's website

The British Museum Opening Hours

This Week

Sun
31st May
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Mon
1st Jun
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Tues
2nd Jun
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Wed
3rd Jun
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Thur
4th Jun
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Fri
5th Jun
10:00am - 8:30pm
 
Sat
30th May
10:00am - 5:30pm
 

Next Week

Sun
7th Jun
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Mon
8th Jun
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Tues
9th Jun
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Wed
10th Jun
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Thur
11th Jun
10:00am - 5:30pm
 
Fri
12th Jun
10:00am - 8:30pm
 
Sat
13th Jun
10:00am - 5:30pm
 

 

Exhibitions Open Now

Free  
For the first time in over 40 years, the British Museum is showing a major display of its collection of French prints, one of the best collections of its kind in the world.
(Open 20th Feb 2020 to 9th Aug 2020)
2020-02-20
2020-08-09
The British Museum
LondonWC1B 3DG

The British Museum Map


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