Australia LandscapeKew at the
21 April – 16 October 2011
Part of the Australian season
Experience an Australian landscape in the heart of London with the fourth landscape on the Museum’s forecourt created in partnership with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
Open daily, free
10.00–17.30 every day, Fridays until 20.30.
Talks, workshops, lectures and films exploring Australia. See the full programme
Banksia marginata. Photo: Andrew McRobb, Tasmania 2005. © Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
See what happened during the build and hear why the British Museum and Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, decided to create an Australian landscape in the forecourt of the British Museum.
Watch a timelapse video recording the creation
of the landscape. Watch now
This photo album charts the development of the Australia Landscape from the research stage to the installation and throughout its opening.