A tour group looking at lintel carvings in the Mexico gallery.

Event information

27 Nov 2021 - 19 Dec 2021


Meeting point

Information Desk (Great Court)


  • £14

Adults and children aged 12+

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Explore some of the most famous objects on display at the Museum on this guided highlights tour.

Follow our knowledgeable tour guide on a journey of discovery around the galleries. See the intricate detail of the characterful Lewis Chessmen, marvel at the ancient texts on the world-famous Rosetta Stone and get closer to many more highlights from the collection.

Booking information: 

  • The tours will begin at 11.30 and 14:00 and will last for 70 minutes. Please meet at the Information Desk in the Great Court for the start of the tour.
  • We're operating a phased approach and have reduced the maximum number of places per session from 20 to 8. This capacity will increase gradually as guidelines change.
  • To ensure a safe and enjoyable visit, face coverings are recommended for the protection of yourself and others, unless you're exempt. Please be considerate of others – especially in smaller spaces. Hand sanitiser stations can be found throughout the Museum, and we recommend washing or sanitising your hands regularly. See the Visit page for more information.
  • Please do not visit if you feel unwell or have COVID-19 symptoms.
  • All measures are subject to change in accordance with government guidelines and Museum regulations.