About British Museum

Founded in 1753, the British Museum’s remarkable collection spans over two million years of human history. Enjoy a unique comparison of the treasures of world cultures under one roof, centred around the magnificent Great Court.

World-famous objects such as the Rosetta Stone, Parthenon sculptures, and Egyptian mummies are visited by up to six million visitors per year. In addition to the vast permanent collection, the museum’s special exhibitions, displays and events are all designed to advance understanding of the collection and cultures they represent.

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Prices and Opening Times

Adult Ticket: Free (USD0.00)
Child Ticket: Free (USD0.00)
Family Ticket: Free (USD0.00)
Senior Ticket: Free (USD0.00)

Entrance to the Museum is free. A donation of £5 is recommended. There are admission charges for special exhibitions and some events - book online now to avoid missing out.

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Opening Times:

Open daily 10.00-17.30. Open late on Fridays until 20.30.

Venue Details & Map

Address
British Museum
Great Russell Street
London
WC1B 3DG
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 7323 8000
Email:
Public transport:
Tube: Tottenham Court Road, Holborn, Russell Square
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app
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Facilities

Accessible Bathroom Facilities
Designated wheelchair accessible public toilet
Accessible Communication Facilities
Information available in audio format
Information available in large print
Accessible Venue Facilities
Assistance dogs welcome
Access Inside Building Facilities
Seating for limited mobility users along routes
Attraction Facilities
Indoors
Catering Facilities
Cafe
Restaurant
Event Facilities
In house AV available
Breakout Rooms
Raked or tiered seating offered
Payment Facilities
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