A father and son in Room 22

Family visits

Family information

Families Desk and Ford Centre

These are currently closed.

The British Museum is temporarily closed, following the latest government advice.

In the meantime, there are many ways to enjoy the British Museum from home.

Sign up to our family newsletter to receive regular news and updates. 

Families with children of all ages can enjoy free downloadable gallery activities, from being a symbol detective to using a trail to discover ancient Greece.




Facilities for families