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Street ArtStreet ArtContemporary works by urban and graffiti artists.28th December 2014Sunday 4th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventNow On
Street Art
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions | PRICING  Free  
DATES  20th December 2014 to 4th January 2015 - 11am-4pm
Contemporary works by urban and graffiti artists.
 
Germany: Memories of a NationGermany: Memories of a NationGermany: Memories of a NationA 1953 Volkswagen Beetle and a porcelain rhino are just some of the many objects from a 600 year period on display at the British Museum's Germany: Memories of a Nation, an exhibition backed by a 30-part BBC Radio 4 series marking the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall. Covering a period from the height of the Holy Roman Empire to post28th December 2014Sunday 25th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Ongoing
Germany: Memories of a Nation
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
DATES  16th October 2014 to 25th January 2015
A 1953 Volkswagen Beetle and a porcelain rhino are just some of the many objects from a 600 year period on display at the British Museum's Germany: Memories of... More about this event
 
Ming: 50 Years That Changed ChinaMing: 50 Years That Changed ChinaMing: 50 Years That Changed ChinaThrough spectacular objects from 15th century China, Ming: 50 Years That Changed China, the blockbuster autumn exhibition at the British Museum focuses on a little explored but spectacular period in the first half of 15th century when China became a global superpower. "There will be many surprises" in the exhibition, according to The Guardian, "in28th December 2014Sunday 4th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Ongoing
Ming: 50 Years That Changed China
event > Exhibitions
DATES  18th September 2014 to 4th January 2015
Through spectacular objects from 15th century China, Ming: 50 Years That Changed China, the blockbuster autumn exhibition at the British Museum focuses on a l... More about this event
 
Witches and Wicked BodiesWitches and Wicked BodiesWitches and Wicked BodiesCo-curated by artist and writer Deanna Petherbridge, Witches and Wicked Bodies at the British Museum explores the changing depictions in prints and drawings of witches and witchcraft, ranging from the Renaissance to the end of the 19th century. Artists such as DĂ¼rer, Goya and Fuseli were drawn to the rich imagery and mythology of witchcraft from c28th December 2014Sunday 11th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Witches and Wicked Bodies
event > Exhibitions > Art Exhibitions - Ancient & Classical | PRICING  Free  
DATES  25th September 2014 to 11th January 2015
Co-curated by artist and writer Deanna Petherbridge, Witches and Wicked Bodies at the British Museum explores the changing depictions in prints and drawings of... More about this event
 
Connecting Continents: Indian Ocean Trade And ExchangeConnecting Continents: Indian Ocean Trade And ExchangeA selection of objects, artworks and artefacts which are connected to the history of trade in the Indian Ocean.28th December 2014Sunday 31st May 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Connecting Continents: Indian Ocean Trade And Exchange
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions | PRICING  Free  
DATES  27th November 2014 to 31st May 2015
A selection of objects, artworks and artefacts which are connected to the history of trade in the Indian Ocean.
 
Ancient Lives, New DiscoveriesAncient Lives, New DiscoveriesAn installation of eight people who were mummified in ancient Egypt and Sudan, including a priest's daughter, a temple doorkeeper and a child, using cutting-edge technology to discover how they lived their lives.28th December 2014Sunday 19th April 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Ongoing
Ancient Lives, New Discoveries
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Installation
DATES  22nd May 2014 to 19th April 2015
An installation of eight people who were mummified in ancient Egypt and Sudan, including a priest's daughter, a temple doorkeeper and a child, using cutting-ed
 
Digital Workshop: Street Art (Over 5s)Digital Workshop: Street Art (Over 5s)Create a piece of digital graffiti or even design your very own VW Beetle car.4th January 2015Sunday 4th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Digital Workshop: Street Art (Over 5s)
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Art Workshop | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Sunday 4th January 2015 - 11am-4pm
Create a piece of digital graffiti or even design your very own VW Beetle car.
 
Bowie On A Banknote: The Rebirth Of Local Currencies: TalkBowie On A Banknote: The Rebirth Of Local Currencies: TalkA gallery talk by Ben Alsop, British Museum.6th January 2015Tuesday 6th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Bowie On A Banknote: The Rebirth Of Local Currencies: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 6th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Ben Alsop, British Museum.
 
Poetry And Exile: Curator's TalkPoetry And Exile: Curator's TalkA chance to find out more about the Museum's exhibits.7th January 2015Wednesday 7th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Poetry And Exile: Curator's Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 7th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A chance to find out more about the Museum's exhibits.
 
A Bronze Age Biography: The Burial Of A Man From Barnack In Cambridgeshire: TalkA Bronze Age Biography: The Burial Of A Man From Barnack In Cambridgeshire: TalkA 45-minute gallery talk by Neil Wilkin.8th January 2015Thursday 8th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
A Bronze Age Biography: The Burial Of A Man From Barnack In Cambridgeshire: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 8th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A 45-minute gallery talk by Neil Wilkin.
 
Metalwork In Japan, Past To Present: TalkMetalwork In Japan, Past To Present: TalkGallery talks are given by museum staff or guest speakers.9th January 2015Friday 9th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Metalwork In Japan, Past To Present: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 9th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
Gallery talks are given by museum staff or guest speakers.
 
Ancient Egyptian Journey To The AfterlifeAncient Egyptian Journey To The AfterlifeThe Egyptian galleries and learn more about preparing for the afterlife.10th January 2015Saturday 10th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Ancient Egyptian Journey To The Afterlife
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 10th January 2015 - 11am-4pm
The Egyptian galleries and learn more about preparing for the afterlife.
 
Egypt And Nubia Down To The Reign Of Ramesses The Great: TalkEgypt And Nubia Down To The Reign Of Ramesses The Great: TalkA 45-minute gallery talk by George Hart.10th January 2015Saturday 10th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Egypt And Nubia Down To The Reign Of Ramesses The Great: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 10th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A 45-minute gallery talk by George Hart.
 
Silent Movies WorkshopSilent Movies WorkshopA chance to create your own silent horror movie.11th January 2015Sunday 11th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Silent Movies Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Sunday 11th January 2015 - 11am-4pm
A chance to create your own silent horror movie.
 
Early Medieval Goldsmithing Technology: TalkEarly Medieval Goldsmithing Technology: TalkA 45-minute gallery talk by Susan La Niece.13th January 2015Tuesday 13th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Early Medieval Goldsmithing Technology: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 13th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A 45-minute gallery talk by Susan La Niece.
 
Germanic Treasures: Renaissance And Reformation: TalkGermanic Treasures: Renaissance And Reformation: TalkA 45-minute gallery talk by Hilary Williams.14th January 2015Wednesday 14th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Germanic Treasures: Renaissance And Reformation: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 14th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A 45-minute gallery talk by Hilary Williams.
 
Augustus: From Meroe To The British Museum: TalkAugustus: From Meroe To The British Museum: TalkA 45-minute gallery talk by Thorsten Opper.15th January 2015Thursday 15th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Augustus: From Meroe To The British Museum: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 15th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A 45-minute gallery talk by Thorsten Opper.
 
The Holy Land Lovingly Recorded And Documented In The Late Ottoman Period: LectureThe Holy Land Lovingly Recorded And Documented In The Late Ottoman Period: LectureHisham Khatib explores westerners' observations of the Holy Land.15th January 2015Thursday 15th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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The Holy Land Lovingly Recorded And Documented In The Late Ottoman Period: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Thursday 15th January 2015 - 4pm-5pm
Hisham Khatib explores westerners' observations of the Holy Land.
 
Living And Dying: An Introduction To Aspects Of Different Cultures: TalkLiving And Dying: An Introduction To Aspects Of Different Cultures: TalkA gallery talk by Sovati Smith.16th January 2015Friday 16th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Living And Dying: An Introduction To Aspects Of Different Cultures: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 16th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Sovati Smith.
 
The People's Car: A History Of The Volkswagen Beetle: LectureThe People's Car: A History Of The Volkswagen Beetle: LectureBernhard Rieger, University College London, examines the history of the Volkswagen Beetle.16th January 2015Friday 16th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
On Soon
The People's Car: A History Of The Volkswagen Beetle: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, ticketed
DATES  Friday 16th January 2015 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Bernhard Rieger, University College London, examines the history of the Volkswagen Beetle.
 
From Goethe To Grimm: Panel DiscussionFrom Goethe To Grimm: Panel DiscussionRomanticism and nationalism.16th January 2015Friday 16th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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From Goethe To Grimm: Panel Discussion
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings
DATES  Friday 16th January 2015 - 6.30pm-7.30pm
Romanticism and nationalism.
 
Create A Comic (Over 7s)Create A Comic (Over 7s)Turn museum objects into a crazy comic strip.17th January 2015Saturday 17th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Create A Comic (Over 7s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 17th January 2015 - 11am-4pm
Turn museum objects into a crazy comic strip.
 
Elegance Of Form In Chinese Stonewares: TalkElegance Of Form In Chinese Stonewares: TalkA 45-minute gallery talk by Anne Haworth.17th January 2015Saturday 17th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Elegance Of Form In Chinese Stonewares: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 17th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A 45-minute gallery talk by Anne Haworth.
 
Poetry In Music: German Enlightenment And RomanticismPoetry In Music: German Enlightenment And RomanticismTalk given by Richard Stokes, with pianist Sholto Kynoch.17th January 2015Saturday 17th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Poetry In Music: German Enlightenment And Romanticism
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Saturday 17th January 2015 - 2.30pm-3.45pm
Talk given by Richard Stokes, with pianist Sholto Kynoch.
 
Ice Age Animation Workshop (Over 7s)Ice Age Animation Workshop (Over 7s)Bring Ice Age animals to life through animation.18th January 2015Sunday 18th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
On Soon
Ice Age Animation Workshop (Over 7s)
event > Kids Events
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Sunday 18th January 2015 at 11am-1pm and 2pm-4pm
Bring Ice Age animals to life through animation.
 
Inside Clocks And WatchesInside Clocks And WatchesPaul Buck and Oliver Cooke, British Museum, introduce the inner mechanisms and design of clocks and watches from the 16th to the early 18th centuries, using examples in the British Museum's collection.20th January 2015Tuesday 20th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Inside Clocks And Watches
event > Leisure
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Tuesday 20th January 2015 at 1.30pm-2.30pm and 3pm-4pm
Paul Buck and Oliver Cooke, British Museum, introduce the inner mechanisms and design of clocks and watches from the 16th to the early 18th centuries, using ex
 
The Revival Of The Archer King On Ancient Persian Coins: TalkThe Revival Of The Archer King On Ancient Persian Coins: TalkA chance to discover more about the Museum's exhibits.20th January 2015Tuesday 20th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
The Revival Of The Archer King On Ancient Persian Coins: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 20th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A chance to discover more about the Museum's exhibits.
 
The Sculptures Of The Parthenon: TalkThe Sculptures Of The Parthenon: TalkAn opportunity to discover more about the Museum's exhibits.21st January 2015Wednesday 21st January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
The Sculptures Of The Parthenon: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 21st January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
An opportunity to discover more about the Museum's exhibits.
 
Indian Ocean Connections: TalkIndian Ocean Connections: TalkA 45-minute gallery talk by JD Hill.22nd January 2015Thursday 22nd January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Indian Ocean Connections: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 22nd January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A 45-minute gallery talk by JD Hill.
 
Curator's Introduction To Germany: Memories Of A Nation: LectureCurator's Introduction To Germany: Memories Of A Nation: LectureBarrie Cook gives an illustrated introduction to the exhibition.22nd January 2015Thursday 22nd January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
On Soon
Curator's Introduction To Germany: Memories Of A Nation: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Thursday 22nd January 2015 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Barrie Cook gives an illustrated introduction to the exhibition.
 
Curator's Introduction To Germany: Memories Of A Nation: LectureCurator's Introduction To Germany: Memories Of A Nation: LectureCurator Barrie Cook presents an illustrated talk.22nd January 2015Thursday 22nd January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
On Soon
Curator's Introduction To Germany: Memories Of A Nation: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, ticketed
DATES  Thursday 22nd January 2015 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Curator Barrie Cook presents an illustrated talk.
 
The Way Of TeaThe Way Of TeaTea-making demonstrations accompanied by a brief talk on the history of tea drinking and gathering in Japan.23rd January 2015Friday 23rd January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
The Way Of Tea
event > Leisure | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 23rd January 2015 at 2pm-3pm and 3pm-4pm
Tea-making demonstrations accompanied by a brief talk on the history of tea drinking and gathering in Japan.
 
Looking At Indian Sculptures: TalkLooking At Indian Sculptures: TalkA gallery talk by John Reeve.23rd January 2015Friday 23rd January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Looking At Indian Sculptures: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 23rd January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by John Reeve.
 
Shall We Stay Or Shall We Leave' Jews In Germany 1945-2015: LectureShall We Stay Or Shall We Leave' Jews In Germany 1945-2015: LectureWith Daniel Wildmann, Deputy Director, Leo Baeck Institute London, and Senior Lecturer in History, Queen Mary, University of London.23rd January 2015Friday 23rd January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Shall We Stay Or Shall We Leave' Jews In Germany 1945-2015: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, ticketed
DATES  Friday 23rd January 2015 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
With Daniel Wildmann, Deputy Director, Leo Baeck Institute London, and Senior Lecturer in History, Queen Mary, University of London.
 
Germany's Sense Of Itself And The World's Sense Of Germany: Panel DiscussionGermany's Sense Of Itself And The World's Sense Of Germany: Panel DiscussionA look at the last 20 years of Germany's history.23rd January 2015Friday 23rd January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Germany's Sense Of Itself And The World's Sense Of Germany: Panel Discussion
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings
DATES  Friday 23rd January 2015 - 7pm-8.30pm
A look at the last 20 years of Germany's history.
 
Magical Mosaic Masks (Over 7s)Magical Mosaic Masks (Over 7s)Design and print mosaic inspired masks.24th January 2015Saturday 24th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Magical Mosaic Masks (Over 7s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 24th January 2015 - 11am-4pm
Design and print mosaic inspired masks.
 
The Silk Road: Gifts, Trade And Diplomacy: TalkThe Silk Road: Gifts, Trade And Diplomacy: TalkA chance to discover more about the Museum's exhibits.24th January 2015Saturday 24th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
The Silk Road: Gifts, Trade And Diplomacy: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 24th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A chance to discover more about the Museum's exhibits.
 
Poetry In Music: Heinrich Heine And German IdentityPoetry In Music: Heinrich Heine And German IdentityTalk by Gavin Plumley, accompanied by pianist Sholto Kynoch.24th January 2015Saturday 24th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Poetry In Music: Heinrich Heine And German Identity
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings
DATES  Saturday 24th January 2015 - 2.30pm-3.45pm
Talk by Gavin Plumley, accompanied by pianist Sholto Kynoch.
 
Reshuffling The Deck: Card Game Workshop (Over 7s)Reshuffling The Deck: Card Game Workshop (Over 7s)Create your own personalised cards to take home.25th January 2015Sunday 25th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Reshuffling The Deck: Card Game Workshop (Over 7s)
event > Kids Events
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Sunday 25th January 2015 at 11am-1pm and 2pm-4pm
Create your own personalised cards to take home.
 
The Image Of Augustus: TalkThe Image Of Augustus: TalkA 45-minute talk by Dirk Booms.27th January 2015Tuesday 27th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
The Image Of Augustus: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 27th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A 45-minute talk by Dirk Booms.
 
Amphorae, Bricks And Coins: Digging Up The Romans: TalkAmphorae, Bricks And Coins: Digging Up The Romans: TalkA gallery talk by Katharine Hoare.28th January 2015Wednesday 28th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Amphorae, Bricks And Coins: Digging Up The Romans: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 28th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Katharine Hoare.
 
Little Feet: Korean Encounters (Under 5s)Little Feet: Korean Encounters (Under 5s)A relaxed chance for under 5s and their carers to explore, touch, listen to, look at and smell Korean culture.29th January 2015Thursday 29th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Little Feet: Korean Encounters (Under 5s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 29th January 2015 - 12.30pm-2pm
A relaxed chance for under 5s and their carers to explore, touch, listen to, look at and smell Korean culture.
 
Slowing Down The Damage: Preventive Conservation At The British Museum: TalkSlowing Down The Damage: Preventive Conservation At The British Museum: TalkA chance to discover more about preventive conservation at the Museum.29th January 2015Thursday 29th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Slowing Down The Damage: Preventive Conservation At The British Museum: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 29th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A chance to discover more about preventive conservation at the Museum.
 
Curator's Introduction To Ancient Lives, New Discoveries: LectureCurator's Introduction To Ancient Lives, New Discoveries: LectureAn illustrated introduction to the exhibition.29th January 2015Thursday 29th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Curator's Introduction To Ancient Lives, New Discoveries: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Thursday 29th January 2015 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
An illustrated introduction to the exhibition.
 
Buddhism In Chinese Art: TalkBuddhism In Chinese Art: TalkA 45-minute gallery talk by Iside Carbone.30th January 2015Friday 30th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Buddhism In Chinese Art: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 30th January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A 45-minute gallery talk by Iside Carbone.
 
Curses! The British Museum's Unlucky Mummies: LectureCurses! The British Museum's Unlucky Mummies: LectureProfessor Roger Luckhurst explores the story of two items that are allegedly cursed.30th January 2015Friday 30th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Curses! The British Museum's Unlucky Mummies: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Friday 30th January 2015 - 6.30pm-7.30pm
Professor Roger Luckhurst explores the story of two items that are allegedly cursed.
 
Exploring Egyptian MummiesExploring Egyptian MummiesExplore digital techniques used by museum scientists to uncover the secrets of the ancient Egyptians.31st January 2015Saturday 31st January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Exploring Egyptian Mummies
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 31st January 2015 - 11am-4pm
Explore digital techniques used by museum scientists to uncover the secrets of the ancient Egyptians.
 
Pre Columbian Art From Mexico: TalkPre Columbian Art From Mexico: TalkAn opportunity to discover more about the Museum's exhibits.31st January 2015Saturday 31st January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Pre Columbian Art From Mexico: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 31st January 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
An opportunity to discover more about the Museum's exhibits.
 
Two Greek Friezes: TalkTwo Greek Friezes: TalkA gallery talk by Richard Woff.3rd February 2015Tuesday 3rd February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Two Greek Friezes: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 3rd February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Richard Woff.
 
Clay, Bark And Cane: Baskets, Vases And Containers From Native North America: TalkClay, Bark And Cane: Baskets, Vases And Containers From Native North America: TalkA gallery talk by Max Carocci.4th February 2015Wednesday 4th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Clay, Bark And Cane: Baskets, Vases And Containers From Native North America: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 4th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Max Carocci.
 
Liberte, Egalite, Fraternite: The Story Of The Franc: TalkLiberte, Egalite, Fraternite: The Story Of The Franc: TalkA gallery talk by Thomas Hockenhull.5th February 2015Thursday 5th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Liberte, Egalite, Fraternite: The Story Of The Franc: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 5th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Thomas Hockenhull.
 
The Enlightenment Gallery And The Roots Of The British Museum: TalkThe Enlightenment Gallery And The Roots Of The British Museum: TalkA gallery talk by Margaret O'Brien.6th February 2015Friday 6th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
The Enlightenment Gallery And The Roots Of The British Museum: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 6th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Margaret O'Brien.
 
The New World Disorder: LectureThe New World Disorder: LectureWith writer Tariq Ali.6th February 2015Friday 6th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
The New World Disorder: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Friday 6th February 2015 - 6.30pm-7.30pm
With writer Tariq Ali.
 
Photography Mystery TrailsPhotography Mystery TrailsA chance to explore objects in the Museum's collections.7th February 2015Saturday 7th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Photography Mystery Trails
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 7th February 2015 - 11am-4pm
A chance to explore objects in the Museum's collections.
 
Manifestations Of The Sun God In Ancient Egypt: TalkManifestations Of The Sun God In Ancient Egypt: TalkA gallery talk by George Hart.7th February 2015Saturday 7th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Manifestations Of The Sun God In Ancient Egypt: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 7th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by George Hart.
 
Portraits And Propaganda From Augustus To The Modern World: DiscussionPortraits And Propaganda From Augustus To The Modern World: DiscussionThis discussion examines the role of portraiture in supporting and subverting political power7th February 2015Saturday 7th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Portraits And Propaganda From Augustus To The Modern World: Discussion
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings
PRICING  Free, adv booking required
DATES  Saturday 7th February 2015 - 2pm-3pm
This discussion examines the role of portraiture in supporting and subverting political power
 
Greeks Alive! Animation Workshop (Over 7s)Greeks Alive! Animation Workshop (Over 7s)A chance to create animations based on myths from ancient Greece.8th February 2015Sunday 8th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Greeks Alive! Animation Workshop (Over 7s)
event > Kids Events
PRICING  Free, adv booking required
DATES  Sunday 8th February 2015 at 11am-1pm and 2pm-4pm
A chance to create animations based on myths from ancient Greece.
 
French Treasures From The Renaissance To The Napoleonic Era: TalkFrench Treasures From The Renaissance To The Napoleonic Era: TalkA gallery talk by Hilary Williams.10th February 2015Tuesday 10th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
French Treasures From The Renaissance To The Napoleonic Era: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 10th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Hilary Williams.
 
Ceramic Technology In Ancient China: TalkCeramic Technology In Ancient China: TalkA gallery talk by Quanyu Wang.11th February 2015Wednesday 11th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Ceramic Technology In Ancient China: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 11th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Quanyu Wang.
 
Ming Ceramics In Context: TalkMing Ceramics In Context: TalkA gallery talk by Jessica Harrison-Hall.12th February 2015Thursday 12th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Ming Ceramics In Context: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 12th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Jessica Harrison-Hall.
 
The Way Of TeaThe Way Of TeaTea-making demonstrations accompanied by a brief talk on the history of tea drinking and gathering in Japan.13th February 2015Friday 13th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
The Way Of Tea
event > Leisure | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 13th February 2015 at 1pm-3pm and 2pm-4pm
Tea-making demonstrations accompanied by a brief talk on the history of tea drinking and gathering in Japan.
 
20th-Century Collectors And Modern Decorative Arts: Talk20th-Century Collectors And Modern Decorative Arts: TalkA gallery talk by Helen Ritchie.13th February 2015Friday 13th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
20th-Century Collectors And Modern Decorative Arts: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 13th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Helen Ritchie.
 
Against Self Criticism: LectureAgainst Self Criticism: LecturePsychoanalyst Adam Phillips delivers a lecture.13th February 2015Friday 13th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Against Self Criticism: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Friday 13th February 2015 - 6.30pm-7.30pm
Psychoanalyst Adam Phillips delivers a lecture.
 
Open University Study Day: The Renaissance Reconsidered: LectureOpen University Study Day: The Renaissance Reconsidered: LectureThis study day features lectures, gallery talks and a film.14th February 2015Saturday 14th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Open University Study Day: The Renaissance Reconsidered: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Saturday 14th February 2015 - 10.30am-4.30pm
This study day features lectures, gallery talks and a film.
 
Egyptian Photo Booth (Over 5s)Egyptian Photo Booth (Over 5s)An opportunity to turn your self into an Egyptian character using digital technology.14th February 2015Saturday 14th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Egyptian Photo Booth (Over 5s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 14th February 2015 - 11am-4pm
An opportunity to turn your self into an Egyptian character using digital technology.
 
Love And Lust In Greek Myth: TalkLove And Lust In Greek Myth: TalkA gallery talk by Carolyn Perry.14th February 2015Saturday 14th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Love And Lust In Greek Myth: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 14th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Carolyn Perry.
 
Discover Digital Music (Over 7s)Discover Digital Music (Over 7s)Discover more about music from across the world and create your own.15th February 2015Sunday 15th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Discover Digital Music (Over 7s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Sunday 15th February 2015 - 11am-4pm
Discover more about music from across the world and create your own.
 
Year Of The GoatYear Of The GoatThemed activities to celebrate the Chinese New Year.16th February 2015Friday 20th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Year Of The Goat
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  16th to 20th Feb 2015 - 11am-4pm
Themed activities to celebrate the Chinese New Year.
 
Explorers And Tourists: Collecting Australia: TalkExplorers And Tourists: Collecting Australia: TalkA gallery talk by Rachael Murphy.17th February 2015Tuesday 17th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Explorers And Tourists: Collecting Australia: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 17th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Rachael Murphy.
 
Canan Tolon: Contemporary Art In A Museum: TalkCanan Tolon: Contemporary Art In A Museum: TalkA gallery talk by Holly Wright.18th February 2015Wednesday 18th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Canan Tolon: Contemporary Art In A Museum: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 18th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Holly Wright.
 
From Elephantine To Idumea: Contract And Commerce In The Persian Empire: LectureFrom Elephantine To Idumea: Contract And Commerce In The Persian Empire: LectureWith Bezalel Porten, Hebrew University.19th February 2015Thursday 19th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
From Elephantine To Idumea: Contract And Commerce In The Persian Empire: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking required
DATES  Thursday 19th February 2015 - 4pm-5pm
With Bezalel Porten, Hebrew University.
 
Little Feet: Kidding Around (Under 5s)Little Feet: Kidding Around (Under 5s)Interactive activities to celebrate the Chinese Year of the Goat.19th February 2015Friday 20th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Little Feet: Kidding Around (Under 5s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 19th and Friday 20th February 2015 - 11am-1pm
Interactive activities to celebrate the Chinese Year of the Goat.
 
A Metallurgical Tour Through The Ancient World: TalkA Metallurgical Tour Through The Ancient World: TalkA gallery talk by Paul Craddock.20th February 2015Friday 20th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
A Metallurgical Tour Through The Ancient World: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 20th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Paul Craddock.
 
Curator's Introduction To Ancient Lives, New Discoveries: LectureCurator's Introduction To Ancient Lives, New Discoveries: LectureExhibition curator Daniel Antoine gives an illustrated introduction to the exhibition.20th February 2015Friday 20th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Curator's Introduction To Ancient Lives, New Discoveries: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking required
DATES  Friday 20th February 2015 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Exhibition curator Daniel Antoine gives an illustrated introduction to the exhibition.
 
Learning My Lesson: LectureLearning My Lesson: LectureWith Marina Warner, Professor of English and Creative Writing at Birkbeck, University of London.20th February 2015Friday 20th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Learning My Lesson: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Friday 20th February 2015 - 6.30pm-7.30pm
With Marina Warner, Professor of English and Creative Writing at Birkbeck, University of London.
 
Olympic Champions (Over 7s)Olympic Champions (Over 7s)Become an ancient Greek Olympian using a green screen.21st February 2015Saturday 21st February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Olympic Champions (Over 7s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 21st February 2015 - 11am-4pm
Become an ancient Greek Olympian using a green screen.
 
Glass Making, Cutting And Trading In The Sasanian Empire: TalkGlass Making, Cutting And Trading In The Sasanian Empire: TalkA gallery talk by Anne Haworth.21st February 2015Saturday 21st February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Glass Making, Cutting And Trading In The Sasanian Empire: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 21st February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Anne Haworth.
 
Digital Dress Up (Over 7s)Digital Dress Up (Over 7s)Turn yourself into a Samurai warrior, an ancient Greek or other characters using Photoshop.22nd February 2015Sunday 22nd February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Digital Dress Up (Over 7s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Sunday 22nd February 2015 - 11am-4pm
Turn yourself into a Samurai warrior, an ancient Greek or other characters using Photoshop.
 
Little Boney Or Napoleon Le Grand': TalkLittle Boney Or Napoleon Le Grand': TalkA gallery talk by Sheila O'Connell.24th February 2015Tuesday 24th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Little Boney Or Napoleon Le Grand': Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 24th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Sheila O'Connell.
 
Connecting Continents: Indian Ocean Trade And Exchange: TalkConnecting Continents: Indian Ocean Trade And Exchange: TalkA gallery talk by Sarah Longair.25th February 2015Wednesday 25th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Connecting Continents: Indian Ocean Trade And Exchange: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 25th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Sarah Longair.
 
Clothing And Adornment From The Pacific: Diversity, Designs And Social Change: TalkClothing And Adornment From The Pacific: Diversity, Designs And Social Change: TalkA gallery talk by Natasha McKinney.26th February 2015Thursday 26th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Clothing And Adornment From The Pacific: Diversity, Designs And Social Change: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 26th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Natasha McKinney.
 
The Way Of TeaThe Way Of TeaTea-making demonstrations accompanied by a brief talk on the history of tea drinking and gathering in Japan.27th February 2015Friday 27th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
The Way Of Tea
event > Leisure | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 27th February 2015 at 2pm-3pm and 3pm-4pm
Tea-making demonstrations accompanied by a brief talk on the history of tea drinking and gathering in Japan.
 
Ancient Egyptian Art And Nebamun: TalkAncient Egyptian Art And Nebamun: TalkA gallery talk by Carol Andrews.27th February 2015Friday 27th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Ancient Egyptian Art And Nebamun: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 27th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Carol Andrews.
 
The Long Lives Of Roman Statues: Public Monuments In Late Antique Aphrodisias: LectureThe Long Lives Of Roman Statues: Public Monuments In Late Antique Aphrodisias: LectureWith RRR Smith, Lincoln Professor of Classical Archaeology and Art, Oxford University.27th February 2015Friday 27th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
The Long Lives Of Roman Statues: Public Monuments In Late Antique Aphrodisias: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Friday 27th February 2015 - 6pm-7pm
With RRR Smith, Lincoln Professor of Classical Archaeology and Art, Oxford University.
 
Chinese Adventures (Over 5s)Chinese Adventures (Over 5s)Take part in a range of digital activities inspired by China.28th February 2015Saturday 28th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Chinese Adventures (Over 5s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 28th February 2015 - 11am-4pm
Take part in a range of digital activities inspired by China.
 
Education Among The Ancient Mexicans: TalkEducation Among The Ancient Mexicans: TalkA gallery talk by Elizabeth Baquedano.28th February 2015Saturday 28th February 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Education Among The Ancient Mexicans: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 28th February 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Elizabeth Baquedano.
 
Defining Beauty: The Body In Ancient Greek ArtDefining Beauty: The Body In Ancient Greek ArtTaking place in the Sainsbury's Exhibition Gallery, the British Museum's big spring blockbuster is Defining Beauty: The Body In Ancient Greek Art. The exhibition examines how Greek art represented the human body and features world-famous sculptures alongside amazing frescoes and pottery. It will also look at hoe Greeks explored the body's sexual an6th March 2015Monday 22nd June 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Defining Beauty: The Body In Ancient Greek Art
event > Exhibitions > Art Exhibitions - Ancient & Classical
DATES  6th March to 22nd June 2015
Taking place in the Sainsbury's Exhibition Gallery, the British Museum's big spring blockbuster is Defining Beauty: The Body In Ancient Greek Art. The exhibiti... More about this event
 
 
 

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Connecting Continents: Indian Ocean Trade And Exchange
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Exhibitions | Until 19th April 2015 

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An installation of eight people who were mummified in ancient Egypt and Sudan, including a priest's daughter, a temple doorkeeper ...More

Germany: Memories of a Nation
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Exhibitions | Until 25th January 2015 

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A 1953 Volkswagen Beetle and a porcelain rhino are just some of the many objects from a 600 year period ...More

 
Witches and Wicked Bodies
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Exhibitions | Until 11th January 2015 

British Museum

Co-curated by artist and writer Deanna Petherbridge, Witches and Wicked Bodies at the British Museum explores the changing depictions in ...More

 
Ming: 50 Years That Changed China
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Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

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Through spectacular objects from 15th century China, Ming: 50 Years That Changed China, the blockbuster autumn exhibition at the British ...More

 
Street Art
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

British Museum

Contemporary works by urban and graffiti artists....More

Hogarth's London
Exhibitions | Until 18th January 2015 

The Cartoon Museum 2 minutes walk from British Museum

The Cartoon Museum displays compelling images by English painter, printmaker and pictorial satirist William Hogarth in their exhibition Hogarth's London. ...More

The Montague Ski Lodge at Christmas
The Montague Ski Lodge at Christmas
Seasonal | Until 30th January 2015 

Montague Ski Lodge 2 minutes walk from British Museum

Add some festive sparkle to your Christmas celebrations this year with a visit to The Montague Ski Lodge at The ...More

 
Saints Of Sin
Concerts | On 28th December 2014 

12 Bar Club 5 minutes walk from British Museum

Hard rock and heavy metal originals by the band from Southampton and Bournemouth....More

Forro Do Guanabara
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th December 2014 

Guanabara 6 minutes walk from British Museum

An evening of Brazilian entertainment featuring dance demonstrations and live music from Zeu Azevedo & Forrodaqui band playing Forro....More

 

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January in London 2015
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Cirque Du Soleil perform at the Royal Albert Hall, The Nether transfers to the West End and James McAvoy ...More

 
Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2015: SelgasCano
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Exhibitions | Next performance 28th December 2014 

Serpentine Gallery

Spanish architects SelgasCano have been chosen to design the Serpentine Pavilion in 2015, a great honour in the ...More

 
The Heresy of Love
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A new production of Helen Edmundson's critically-acclaimed The Heresy of Love will be staged at Shakespeare's Globe this July. Taking ...More

British Summer Time 2015: The Who
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Concerts | On 26th June 2015 

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The Who, the rock outfit which brought us 'Quadrophenia', 'Who Are You' and 'My Generation', perform on the Great Oak ...More

 
Alex Edelman: Millennial
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Soho Theatre

New York based comedian Alex Edelman brings his debut show Millennial to the Soho Theatre in January 2015. A recent ...More

 
Game
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Almeida Theatre

A new work from playwright Mike Bartlett, Game is set in the midst of a housing crisis. Directed by Sacha ...More

 
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Pisco Embassy
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