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Convergences: Native American Arts And Their Influences: TalkConvergences: Native American Arts And Their Influences: TalkAn informative talk.5th March 2015Thursday 5th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Convergences: Native American Arts And Their Influences: Talk
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.5th March 2015Sunday 31st May 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Connecting Continents: Indian Ocean Trade And Exchange
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.5th March 2015Sunday 19th April 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Ongoing
Ancient Lives, New Discoveries
May We Live To Meet Again: Personal Messages On Money: TalkMay We Live To Meet Again: Personal Messages On Money: TalkAn informative talk.6th March 2015Friday 6th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
May We Live To Meet Again: Personal Messages On Money: Talk
Song And Satire: An Evening's Balladry For Bonaparte And The BritishSong And Satire: An Evening's Balladry For Bonaparte And The BritishEnjoy and join in with an eclectic selection of songs and music theatre from the time of the Napoleonic Wars.6th March 2015Friday 6th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Song And Satire: An Evening's Balladry For Bonaparte And The British
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. A highlight will be the Belvedere Torso which, once named 'th6th March 2015Monday 22nd June 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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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
City Lit Classics Day: Portraiture And The Representation Of The Human Body In The Classical World: City Lit Classics Day: Portraiture And The Representation Of The Human Body In The Classical World: Informative lectures on the theme of portraiture.7th March 2015Saturday 7th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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City Lit Classics Day: Portraiture And The Representation Of The Human Body In The Classical World:
Ancient Egyptian Journey To The Afterlife (Over 7s)Ancient Egyptian Journey To The Afterlife (Over 7s)Explore the Egyptian galleries and learn more about preparing for the afterlife.7th March 2015Saturday 7th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Ancient Egyptian Journey To The Afterlife (Over 7s)
The Greek Impact On Ancient Sicily: TalkThe Greek Impact On Ancient Sicily: TalkAn informative talk.7th March 2015Saturday 7th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
The Greek Impact On Ancient Sicily: Talk
Museum Reporter (Over 7s)Museum Reporter (Over 7s)An opportunity to become a journalist for the day.8th March 2015Sunday 8th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Museum Reporter (Over 7s)
Anglo-Saxons Ahoy!: TalkAnglo-Saxons Ahoy!: TalkAn informative talk.10th March 2015Tuesday 10th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Anglo-Saxons Ahoy!: Talk
Little Feet: Korean Encounters (Under 5s)Little Feet: Korean Encounters (Under 5s)11th March 2015Wednesday 11th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Little Feet: Korean Encounters (Under 5s)
Chinese Seals: TalkChinese Seals: Talk11th March 2015Wednesday 11th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Chinese Seals: Talk
The Vikings: Traders Or Raiders' You Decide: TalkThe Vikings: Traders Or Raiders' You Decide: Talk12th March 2015Thursday 12th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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The Vikings: Traders Or Raiders' You Decide: Talk
Reflections On The Changing Interpretations Of Tell El-Hesi And Its Environs 1838-2015: LectureReflections On The Changing Interpretations Of Tell El-Hesi And Its Environs 1838-2015: Lecture12th March 2015Thursday 12th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Reflections On The Changing Interpretations Of Tell El-Hesi And Its Environs 1838-2015: Lecture
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 March 2015Friday 13th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
The Way Of Tea
Death And Burial In Ancient Cyprus: TalkDeath And Burial In Ancient Cyprus: Talk13th March 2015Friday 13th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Death And Burial In Ancient Cyprus: Talk
Zoom In: A Closer Look At ScienceZoom In: A Closer Look At Science14th March 2015Saturday 14th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Zoom In: A Closer Look At Science
Digital Dress Up (Over 7s)Digital Dress Up (Over 7s)Turn yourself into a Samurai warrior, an ancient Greek or other characters using Photoshop.14th March 2015Saturday 14th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Digital Dress Up (Over 7s)
Mughal India: Silver And Jewelled Hookah: TalkMughal India: Silver And Jewelled Hookah: Talk14th March 2015Saturday 14th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Mughal India: Silver And Jewelled Hookah: Talk
Reshuffling The Deck: Card Game Workshop (Over 7s)Reshuffling The Deck: Card Game Workshop (Over 7s)Create your own personalised cards to take home.15th March 2015Sunday 15th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Reshuffling The Deck: Card Game Workshop (Over 7s)
Care And Conservation Of The African Textile Collection: TalkCare And Conservation Of The African Textile Collection: Talk17th March 2015Tuesday 17th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Care And Conservation Of The African Textile Collection: Talk
Rulers And Revolution: French Commemorative Medals: TalkRulers And Revolution: French Commemorative Medals: Talk18th March 2015Wednesday 18th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Rulers And Revolution: French Commemorative Medals: Talk
The Salt Of The Earth + Q&AThe Salt Of The Earth + Q&A18th March 2015Thursday 19th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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The Salt Of The Earth + Q&A
Basking Sharks To Tutankhamun: The Changing Galleries Of The British Museum: TalkBasking Sharks To Tutankhamun: The Changing Galleries Of The British Museum: Talk19th March 2015Thursday 19th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Basking Sharks To Tutankhamun: The Changing Galleries Of The British Museum: Talk
Conserving Ancient Papyri: TalkConserving Ancient Papyri: Talk20th March 2015Friday 20th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Conserving Ancient Papyri: Talk
Imagining The Indian Ocean: LectureImagining The Indian Ocean: Lecture20th March 2015Friday 20th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Imagining The Indian Ocean: Lecture
Explore Islamic Patterns (Over 7s)Explore Islamic Patterns (Over 7s)21st March 2015Saturday 21st March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Explore Islamic Patterns (Over 7s)
Rome: City And Empire: TalkRome: City And Empire: Talk21st March 2015Saturday 21st March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Rome: City And Empire: Talk
Young Friends' SleepoverYoung Friends' Sleepover21st March 2015Sunday 22nd March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
Young Friends' Sleepover
Medieval Animation Workshop (Over 7s)Medieval Animation Workshop (Over 7s)22nd March 2015Sunday 22nd March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Medieval Animation Workshop (Over 7s)
British Admirers Of Napoleon: TalkBritish Admirers Of Napoleon: Talk24th March 2015Tuesday 24th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOn Soon
British Admirers Of Napoleon: Talk
Australia In London: TalkAustralia In London: Talk25th March 2015Wednesday 25th March 2015 Where:
British Museum, Great Russell Street WC1B 3DG
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Australia In London: Talk
 
 

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Connecting Continents: Indian Ocean Trade And Exchange
Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2015 

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A selection of objects, artworks and artefacts which are connected to the history of trade in the Indian Ocean....More

Ancient Lives, New Discoveries
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

The Caricatures of Mark Boxer
The Caricatures of Mark Boxer
Exhibitions | Until 22nd March 2015 

The Cartoon Museum 2 minutes walk from British Museum

The Caricatures of Mark Boxer at the Cartoon Museum is an exhibition dedicated to the British 60s cartoonist, who was ...More

 
Memphis The Musical
Memphis The Musical
Theatre | Until 28th March 2015 

Shaftesbury Theatre 4 minutes walk from British Museum

Beverley Knight and Killian Donnelly star in Joe DiPietro and David Bryan's Memphis the Musical set in the underground nightclubs ...More

 
Into the Light, The Joy of Painting
Exhibitions | Until 10th April 2015 

The Wiener Library 4 minutes walk from British Museum

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El Anatsui: Selected Works
Exhibitions | Until 28th March 2015 

October Gallery 5 minutes walk from British Museum

A solo exhibition by the internationally acclaimed artist, focusing on an array of magnificent metal wall-hanging sculptures, including works displayed ...More

Pat Crilly
Concerts | On 5th March 2015 

12 Bar Club 5 minutes walk from British Museum

The artist plays folk/roots music with support from The Frayed Laces, Ant Barnes....More

Club Tropicana
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 5th March 2015 

Guanabara 6 minutes walk from British Museum

Latin vibes provided by dancers, percussion and DJs, featuring Brazilian ballroom and Latin dance from Gorgeous Gladys, percussion from Basil ...More

 
 
 
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