Making your application
From site visit, administration and pre-planning through to managing your filming day, the Museum has dedicated staff to guide you through every stage of the process.
Researching your proposal
There is a range of facilities and lots of information available to help you plan and research your programme before making a proposal.
- Information about the highlight objects
- Consult the curators
- Visit libraries and study rooms
- Search the collection database online
To arrange a viewing or enquire about any of the spaces in the British Museum, please call the Broadcast Unit on +44 (0)20 7323 8380.
Completing the proposal form
The Broadcast Unit endeavours to take forward all reasonable requests. The more information you give, the easier it will be to process your proposal. Please answer all questions in the proposal form.
Send the completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that all requests must comply with the terms and conditions for filming at the British Museum
What happens next?
You will be contacted as soon as possible to discuss your programme. If your request can be acccommodated you will need to submit a technical application form, risk assessment and the filming contract.
Throughout the process, please feel free to contact the Broadcast Unit for information about your proposal.
Other useful contacts
For press releases or further information about the Museum
For marketing and advertising enquiries
For enquiries about the collection, customer services or visitor