British Museum

British Museum

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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.

British Museum

Address

British Museum
Great Russell Street

London

WC1B 3DG

Telephone:

+44 (0)20 7323 8000

Email:

information@britishmuseum.org

Website:

http://www.britishmuseum.org/

Public transport:

Tube: Tottenham Court Road, Holborn, Russell Square

 

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