Explore the complex relationship between humans and animals as it is reflected in the British Museum collection.
From chariot-racing to the ancient Olympics, discover entertainment in history through the Museum collection.
For thousands of years, people have sought to harness the power of animals to make our own lives easier.
Explore in depth the most spiritual event a Muslim experiences, the pilgrimmage to Mecca.
Discover the stories of four different pre-Incan cultures and the different pathways they took to social complexity.
Journey through the Lost Kingdoms of Central America and discover objects that reveal their astonishing stories.
Discover 4,000 years of money, from coins to banknotes, shells to mobile phones.
The collection allows us to look at the diversity of human desire and gender throughout history.
What is time? How do we measure it? What does it mean to us? Explore the different ways we perceive time through objects in the British Museum collection.
One of the most important international trade links to have existed was the long-distance land route between the Middle East and China, known as the Silk Road.
Explore this year’s World Cup host country through the collections of the British Museum.