Visitor looking at reliefs in the Parthenon gallery.

Event information

20 Apr 2024 – 16 Dec 2024

08.50–10.00

Meeting point

Main entrance – Great Russell Street (WC1B 3DG)

Price

  • £33
  • £30 (Members)
    £30 (Concessions: students, jobseekers, disabled visitors)
    £16.50 (Ages 5–15 years)
    Free for under 5s and disabled visitors' assistant (no booking required)

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Embark on a guided journey through the ancient Greek world; from the rise of the Greek city states to the empire of Alexander the Great.

Enjoy some of the highlights of the collection, including sculptures from the Parthenon and Mausoleum of Halikarnassos, regarded as one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

This tour provides a wonderful opportunity to explore the galleries before public opening hours.

Galleries on this tour:

Booking information

  • The tour will begin at 09.00 and will last for 60 minutes.
  • This tour is recommended for adults and children aged 12+ but all ages are welcome.
  • Please meet at the Main entrance on Great Russell Street (WC1B 3DG) at 08.50 with your email confirmation.
  • This tour is limited to a maximum of 20 places per session. If you would like to bring a group of 10 or more people or arrange a special out-of-hours tour, please email traveltradebookings@britishmuseum.org to discuss your options.
  • Further information can be found in our FAQs section.
  • In line with current government and NHS guidance, face masks are not mandatory but guests are welcome to wear them if they wish. The Museum maintains a robust cleaning schedule and hand sanitiser stations are available across the site.