Photo: ©Visit London. 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.
Detailed Overview

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 on display. 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. (some exhibitions may charge).

Please note: This coach may be shared with another of our excursions to a nearby destination. These are marked in our brochure with *

 

Other Information

SECURITY & BAG SEARCHES

  • For everyone's safety, all bags, rucksacks, packages and personal items may be searched before entry.

  • Wheeled cases, sports equipment and large items of luggage are not allowed on British Museum premises.

  • Storage for luggage is available at major rail stations, including Euston, King's Cross and Charing Cross.

  • At busy times, queues are likely to form at both the Great Russell Street and Montague Place entrances.

  • There is an easy-access lane for visitors with accessibility needs, those with young children, ticket holders and Members.

  • If you require assistance or the entrance into the Museum poses an accessibility barrier, please let our uniformed staff know and they'll be happy to assist you.

  • Please don't leave your bags unattended at any point during your visit.

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