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Bringing the Museum to you

Discover the Museum from home

You can access a range of digital media to enjoy the collection as well as special content just for Members. We will be sending out regular emails as well as adding content to this page, and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Museum.

The Museum is now open with reduced opening hours. Find out more and book your tickets now.

Watch exclusive Member videos

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African rock art

Project Curator Helen Anderson shares some of her work on the African rock art project funded by the Arcadia fund of Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin.

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Life drawing class with Adrian Dutton

Take a 10-minute life drawing class and explore the human form. Please be aware that this video contains full male nudity.

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Clive Gamble on social distancing

Archaeologist Clive Gamble talks about how humans have been able to live apart yet stay in touch through the course of history.

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Natalie Haynes talking Troy

Writer, broadcaster and classicist Natalie Haynes talks about three objects relating to Troy which have inspired her book A Thousand Ships.

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British Museum quiz with Iszi Lawrence

Test your British Museum knowledge with Iszi's fun quiz. You'll be marking yourself so no cheating!