Scythians: Warriors of Ancient Siberia at British Museum

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Scythian rider © The State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg, 2017. Photo: V Terebenin.
Investigate the long-hidden Siberian culture through relics that have been preserved under permafrost for thousands of years. Read More


Find out about the ancient and powerful nomadic tribes of north Asia with Scythians: Warriors of Ancient Siberia at the British Museum

Relive the story of the famed Scythian nomads through a selection of beautifully preserved artefacts from the frozen burial grounds of the high Altai mountains, including clothes, food, weapons, jewellery, and mummified warriors and their horses.

Trace the history of a culture that thrived around 2,500 years ago in the unforgiving landscape of Siberia, examine the customs of this ancient culture, and speculate about its downfall around 200BC.



Adult Ticket: £16.50 (€18.45) per ticket
Child Ticket (under 16 years old): Free
Concession Ticket: £13.00 (€14.54) per ticket

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