Head of a blue-glazed funerary figure of Sety I wearing a striped headcloth.

Friends' fortnight

Members' exclusive / 31 Oct 2022 - 13 Nov 2022


Event information

31 Oct 2022 - 13 Nov 2022

Events will run on specific days across the Friends' fortnight.

Great Court and galleries


Not a Member?

Find out about Membership benefits.

You're invited to take part in our first Friends’ fortnight, an exciting two weeks of events and offers, exclusively for Members.

From lectures and torchlight tours to cinema screenings and out-of-hours exhibition openings, join us to experience the very best of British Museum Membership.

These celebratory events are just a taste of what you can enjoy as a Member, from unlimited entry to exhibitions to exclusive content and access to the Members' Room. View all the Friends' fortnight events below.

Members can also enjoy exclusive offers and discounts across the fortnight (31 October – 13 November 2023)

  • 20% off in the Great Court Restaurant (excludes alcohol).
  • 20% off in the Pizzeria (excludes alcohol).
  • Any tea or coffee and a piece of cake for £4.95 in the Members' Room.
  • Two free stamps on every Bookshop loyalty card. Collect 10 stamps to redeem £15 off your next purchase in the British Museum.

You must present a valid British Museum Membership card to redeem these offers.