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.

For more information please visit our Museum closure page.

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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.

Families can visit the Museum to experience the extraordinary collection in a safe environment. 



Facilities for families