Two vistors looking at a sculpture in the Egyptian sculpture gallery

Visiting as a Member

Museum opening times

Daily: 10.00–17.30
Fridays: 10.00–20.30
Closed 1 January, Good Friday and 24–26 December

Get the most out of your Membership

We want to make sure your visits to the Museum as a Member are as enjoyable as possible. On this page, you'll find information about what exhibitions and displays are currently open, advice for how best to visit exhibitions and general information that might be helpful when planning a visit.

You can also read recent blog posts to help find out more before you visit.  Don't forget to plan a visit to the Members' Room while you're on-site.

We look forward to welcoming you to the Museum soon.

Plan your visit to an exhibition

General visiting information

Contact the Membership Office

Tel: +44 (0)20 7323 8195
Email: friends@britishmuseum.org 

Opening times
09.30–17.30 on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays
10.00–17.30 on Tuesdays
Closed on Saturdays and Sundays

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