Opening times for British Museum

 
 
ADDRESS
Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 3DG 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Selected galleries are open late Thu & Fri | Closed 1 January, Good Friday, 24, 25, 26 December
 
PRICES
FREE | Charges apply to major temporary exhibitions.
 
 

Opening and closing times for British Museum

Today (Friday) British Museum closes at 17.30

Monday:

10.00
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17.30
 
 

Tuesday:

10.00
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17.30
 
 

Wednesday:

10.00
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17.30
 
 

Thursday:

10.00
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17.30
 
 

Friday:

10.00
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17.30
 
 

Saturday:

10.00
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17.30
 
 

Sunday:

10.00
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17.30
 
 
 

Location map of British Museum

Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Russell Square Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Euston Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Bloomsbury Square Car Park
 
3 minutes walk
 
Holborn NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 
 
 

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What's On Today

Near British Museum

 
 
 
Ancient Lives: New Discoveries
Ancient Lives: New Discoveries
Exhibitions | Until 30th September 2014 

British Museum

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Germany divided - Baselitz and his generation
Germany divided - Baselitz and his generation
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2014 

British Museum

Featuring over 90 works by some of the leading names in contemporary art, this exhibition of post-1945 prints and drawings ...More

 
Diana Driscoll: Trade And Commodities Of The Silk Road: Talk
Exhibitions | On 22nd August 2014 

British Museum

A talk about the Silk Road by a guest speaker....More

Never Again! World War I in Cartoon and Comic Art
Never Again! World War I in Cartoon and Comic Art
Exhibitions | Until 19th October 2014 

The Cartoon Museum 2 minutes walk from British Museum

This exhibition of cartoons, caricatures and sequential art at the Cartoon Museum depicts and reflects on the 1914-1918 Great War ...More

 
The Pajama Game
The Pajama Game
Theatre | Until 13th September 2014 

Shaftesbury Theatre 4 minutes walk from British Museum

Chichester Festival Theatre has a happy knack of bringing first class musical revivals to the West End - ...More

 
German Jews and the First World War
Exhibitions | Until 2nd October 2014 

The Wiener Library 4 minutes walk from British Museum

This exhibition at The Wiener Library examines the experience of Germany-Jewry during and after the First World War, by taking ...More

Empire, Faith & Kinship: The Sikhs & The Great War
Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2014 

School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) 5 minutes walk from British Museum

Examining the contribution of Sikh soldiers in the First World War, Empire, Faith & Kinship: The Sikhs & The Great ...More

God Mode
Concerts | On 22nd August 2014 

12 Bar Club 5 minutes walk from British Museum

The band plays rock with support from Red Sky Reunion, Cam Cole, Night Screamer, Brett M Trio....More

Friday at Guanabara
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 22nd August 2014 

Guanabara 6 minutes walk from British Museum

Matthew Bandy plays house, disco, funk and soul....More

The Elephantom
The Elephantom
Theatre | Until 6th September 2014 

New London Theatre 6 minutes walk from British Museum

A tale of a little girl and her ghost-elephant friend, The Elephantom by Ross Collins is a charming family tale. ...More

 
 
 
 
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