Visiting

Good Friday: the Museum will be open 10.00–17.30 on Good Friday (25 March, 2016). Please note there will be no late opening.


Getting here

How

The British Museum
Great Russell Street
London WC1B 3DG

How to get here
Groups entrance




Group visits

Groups of 10 or more people are requested to book their visit in advance and use the King Edward entrance on Montague Place.

Find out about group bookings, as well as group tours and lectures, restaurant offers and more


School visits

Information for teachers, school visits and sessions.

Find out more about school visits


Shops

Browse for books, gifts, souvenirs and luxury products.

Shopping at the Museum
Shop online


Large Luggage: items larger than 40x40x50cm are not allowed on the British Museum premises for safety and security reasons. Wheeled cases must be carried or left in the cloakrooms (Maximum weight: 8kg). Folding bicycles are not accepted in the cloakrooms. Special exhibitions may have additional restrictions. The Museum reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to vary or alter these conditions without prior notice.