What’s on

Special exhibitions

The BP exhibition
Scythians: warriors of ancient Siberia

14 September 2017 – 14 January 2018

Free exhibitions and displays

Until 11 January 2018

Until 21 January 2018

Until 28 January 2018

Until 18 March 2018


Samsung Digital Discovery Centre

Samsung Digital Discovery Centre

Free digital workshops every weekend

Daily activities

Free daily activities

Including trails, backpacks, object handling and art materials

Late night Fridays

Friday lates

Open until 20.30 Fridays

Explore the Museum during Friday lates with a programme of events, food and drink.



Become part of something

Support the collection and enjoy exclusive benefits.

Tours and loans

UK tours and loans

UK tours and loans

British Museum objects and exhibitions around the United Kingdom

International tours and loans

International tours and loans

Exhibitions and touring displays around the world