Contact

Information desk

General information

Ticket desk

Exhibition and events ticket booking

Membership

Enquiries about Membership

Feedback

Comments, suggestions or concerns

Switchboard

For all other enquiries

  • Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8000

British Museum, Great Russell Street, WC1B 3DG


More contact details

Show Access

Deaf and visually impaired visitors
More information about the range of resources and events
provided for our deaf and visually impaired visitors:
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8299
information@britishmuseum.org

Alternatively contact Jane Samuels, Access Manager:
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8506
jsamuels@britishmuseum.org

Disabled parking
To reserve a parking space (for disabled users only):
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8299
information@britishmuseum.org

Show Adult learning

For more information about the Museum's adult learning facilities:
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8850
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8855
learning@britishmuseum.org

 

Show Corporate sponsorship and Partnerships

For all corporate partnership enquiries please contact Charlotte Wren, Corporate Relations Manager:
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8132
globalpartners@britishmuseum.org
Global partner benefits

 

Show Departments

Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8041
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8049
aoa@britishmuseum.org

Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8311
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8803
egyptian@britishmuseum.org

Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8416
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8561 
asia@britishmuseum.org

Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8607
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8171 
coins@britishmuseum.org

Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8279
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8636 
conservation@britishmuseum.org

Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8321
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8355
greekandroman@britishmuseum.org

Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8308
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8489 
middleeast@britishmuseum.org

Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8618
info@finds.org.uk
http://www.finds.org.uk/

Palaeolithic and Mesolithic collections
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8100 
prehistoryandeurope@britishmuseum.org

Neolithic, Bronze Age, Iron Age, Romano-British, Medieval, Renaissance and Modern collections
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8629
prehistoryandeurope@britishmuseum.org

Horological collections (clocks and watches)
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8395
horological@britishmuseum.org

Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8408
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8999 
prints@britishmuseum.org

 

Show Donations and legacies

Donations
For further information and to discuss in more detail:
Tel: +44 (0)20 7636 8421
development@britishmuseum.org
Information about donating to the Museum

Legacies
For further information, please contact the legacies manager:
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8421

Leaving a legacy to the Museum

 

Show ESOL

Booking tours – tutors must book tours in advance
For bookings, and to get more information about ESOL programmes and tour dates:
esol@britishmuseum.org
Information about ESOL at the Museum

All other foreign language groups should contact:
groups@britishmuseum.org

 

Show Filming

Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8380
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8614
filming@britishmuseum.org
Filming at the Museum

 

Show Finds

Advice and information about archaeological objects you have found in
England and Wales, including items you think might be Treasure:
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8611 / 8618
info@finds.org.uk
http://www.finds.org.uk/

 

Show Group visits

To arrange a guided tour for a group of 15 or more adults in English.
Minimum charge for a group tour is £135.
groups@britishmuseum.org
Information about group visits

 

Show Image ordering service

Commercial images, rights and licensing
Tel: + 44 (0)20 7079 0944
Fax: +44 (0)20 7637 8467
sales@bmimages.com
www.bmimages.com

Non-commercial images
web@britishmuseum.org

 

Show Jobs and volunteers

Jobs
Current job opportunities

Volunteers
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8853
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8163
volunteers@britishmuseum.org
Information about volunteers

 

Show Libraries and archives

Departmental libraries and study rooms
Each department has public research facilities
including study rooms and, in most cases, a library.

Information about libraries

Archives
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8224
centralarchive@britishmuseum.org
Information about archives

 

Show Lost property

Lost property
Located at the Museum's North entrance cloakroom
lostproperty@britishmuseum.org

 

Show Patrons

For further information, please contact the patron’s manager:
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8134

 

Show Press

Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8583/8522
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8614
communications@britishmuseum.org
News and press releases

 

Show Restaurant

Reservations
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8990 / +44 (0)7920 712 561
eat@britishmuseum.org
Information about cafes and restaurants at the Museum

 

Show Schools and teachers

Information
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8510 / 8850
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8855
learning@britishmuseum.org
Information for schools and teachers

Booking
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8181
Fax: +44 (0)20 7323 8616
tickets@britishmuseum.org

 

Show Shop and merchandise

British Museum Company
Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 1234
Fax: +44 (0)20 7436 7315
customerservices@britishmuseum.co.uk

Online shop
Etickets: tickets@britishmuseum.org
Books and products: customerservices@britishmuseum.co.uk
Membership and donations: friends@britishmuseum.org
Online shop FAQs

 

Show Web team

Etickets for exhibitions and events:
tickets@britishmuseum.org

Enquiries about the online shop:
customerservices@britishmuseum.co.uk

Enquiries, comments, corrections or suggestions about this website:
web@britishmuseum.org
 


Registered addresses

The Trustees of the British Museum

An exempt charity and a body corporate (by virtue of the British Museum Act 1963 and ss 3 & 96 and Schedule 2 paragraph (p) Charities Act 1993) of the British Museum, Great Russell Street, London;

VAT Registration No. GB 710 521 585

The British Museum Great Court Limited

A company incorporated in England and Wales (registered number 4098945) having its registered office at Great Russell Street, London”);

VAT Registration No. GB 710 521 585;
The Trustees of the British Museum are the agent of The British Museum Great Court Limited

The British Museum Company Limited

A company incorporated in England and Wales (registered number 1079888) having its registered office at 38 Russell Square, London, WC1B 3QQ and an exempt charity (by virtue of to ss 3 & 96 and Schedule 2 paragraphs (p) and (w) Charities Act 1993

VAT Registration No. GB 710 521 585;
The Trustees of the British Museum are the agent of The British Museum Company  Limited

The British Museum Friends Limited

A company incorporated in England and Walesand limited by guarantee (no 04133346) and a registered charity in England and Wales (charity number 1086080) having its registered office at Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3DG

VAT Registration No.GB232193095
The Trustees of the British Museum are the agent of The British Museum Friends