Founded in 1753, the British Museums 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 on display. In addition to the vast permanent collection, the museums special exhibitions, displays and events are all designed to advance understanding of the collection and cultures they represent. (some exhibitions may charge).