Explore the complex relationship between humans and animals as it is reflected in the British Museum collection.
From chariot-racing to the ancient Olympics, discover entertainment in history through the Museum collection.
Discover the lives and legacies of some of history's most renowned leaders and rulers.
Discover the stories of four different pre-Incan cultures and the different pathways they took to social complexity.
The collection allows us to look at the diversity of human desire and gender throughout history.
The ancient Olympics were held every four years from 776 BC to 393 BC at Olympia in Greece.
One of the most important international trade links to have existed was the long-distance land route between the Middle East and China, known as the Silk Road.
We can chart the history of human development with the history of how people have developed means of travelling, be it short or long distances.