About this site
This site has been developed to enable visitors to access and engage with the Museum's collection online and to provide practical information for people planning to visit the Museum.
We are committed to making all web-based information, services and learning resources on the Museum's website accessible to all users.
The copyright for some photographs throughout this site belong to Phil Mayer, Benedict Johnson, Nigel Young and Roberto Saas / Tameme Veloz.
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The British Museum is an agent for the British Museum Friends.