Book tickets

Buying tickets

Online booking is now closed. A limited number of walk-up tickets will be available each day. Please
arrive early to avoid disappointment.

Members can use their Membership card to gain
free entry to the exhibition.

Members gain free entry

Become a Member of the British Museum Friends to gain free Fast Track entry. Membership starts from as little as £36 when you sign-up by Direct Debit.

Ticket prices

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Accompanied by a paying adult
Adults £12
Special £6 ticket between 12.00 and 16.30 Mondays, telephone bookings and walk-up only
16—18 years £10
2 for 1 tickets for students on Thursdays
and Fridays between 17.30 and 19.30
Unemployed £10
Disabled people £10
Disabled person's assistant Free
Advanced booking only Monday–Friday
Art Fund members £6
*Maximum of 6 children per paying adult  
Main image

Image: Nakht and his wife worshipping Osiris, detail from the Book of the Dead of Nakht.
Egypt, 1350-1300 BC

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