British Museum

Welcome to the 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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  1. Amazing place to visit

    I had the opportunity of visiting this amazing place and let me tell you it is far the best places to visit on Earth…

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Great Russell Street
London WC1B 3BJ Greater London GB
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Mon - Sun: 10:00 - 17:30 Open late on Fridays until 20.30