Group visits

Group rates for exhibitions

Special rates are available for charging exhibitions for weekday visits. To book group tickets, telephone +44 (0) 20 7323 8181 or email

Journey through the afterlife:
ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead

Until 6 March 2011


Exhibition lecture packages

Includes coffee and cookies, entry to the exhibition and an illuminating lecture by a British Museum expert. Allow 3 hours. Available on selected weekdays. Lunches may be booked separately. Packages from £19. To book, email

Tours for groups – from April 2011

Discover specific areas of the British Museum's remarkable collection. Allow 1 hour for the tour
and an extra hour if lunch is required. £9 per person, minimum £135 (max 25 people per tour).
To book, email

Enlightenment tour
Discover the way the world was understood by Europeans in the 18th century, tracing the beginning of the British Museum and its collection.


Egypt tour
Be amazed by the world of ancient Egypt through monumental stone sculpture, including the colossal statue of Ramesses II.


Greece tour
Explore highlights from the Classical Greek world, including statues, painted pottery and the world-famous Parthenon frieze.


Group dining


Special offers for foreign language groups

Cafes and Restaurant
Multimedia Guide
Guide books

Souvenir guides
Full-colour guide books available in 11 languages and can be bought from all British Museum shops. Save 10% when you buy
5 or more.

Visiting with groups

To book group tickets to exhibitions and to advise the Museum if you are bringing a large party, telephone +44 (0) 20 7323 8181 or email
Download group visits leaflet


Travel arrangements

Coach parking