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 (Tuesday) 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
 
Eurostar
 
15 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

 
 
 
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

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

British Museum

Scientific analysis of mummies by the British Museum using procedures such as X-ray and CT scanning has revealed a wealth ...More

 
Never Again: WW1 In Cartoon & Comic Art
Exhibitions | Until 19th October 2014 

The Cartoon Museum 2 minutes walk from British Museum

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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

 
Introducing The Ancient Maya To The Classroom: Workshop
Business Events | Until 29th August 2014 

Senate House Venue Hire 3 minutes walk from British Museum

In preparation for the new primary history curriculum, a day workshop on the Ancient Maya is being held where teachers ...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

Ablade Glover: 80 Year Anniversary
Exhibitions | Until 2nd August 2014 

October Gallery 5 minutes walk from British Museum

Paintings reflecting the warmth and colour reminiscent of the artist's native Africa....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

 
 
 
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