Two visitors looking at a map in the Living and Dying gallery (Room 24)

Museum map

Explore the Museum and enjoy incredible cultures from around the world.

Discover ancient Egypt, Assyria and the Mediterranean and connect with objects including the Bust of Ramesses II, the Lewis Chessmen and the Oxus Treasure from ancient Iran. Experience the rich and diverse history and cultures of Africa, before journeying across North America to the ancient civilisations of Mexico.

Museum map

Annotated map of the British Museum ground floor

Museum map

Annotated map of the British Museum upper floor

Museum map

Annotated map of the British Museum lower floor