Highlights Tour: around the world in 90 minutes

Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 11.30 and 14.00 Tours meet at the Information Desk £12 per person

Explore the British Museumís most famous treasures with an illuminating 90-minute guided tour. Discover the Rosetta Stone, the Lewis Chessmen and the Parthenon sculptures, as well as some lesser-known but fascinating objects, with expert guidance that will take you to the heart of the Museumís collection.

This tour is designed for an adult audience and is not recommended for children under the age of 12. Please note that the tour will visit a number of galleries on different floors of the Museum and involves a considerable amount of walking.


In Detail

Location: Tours commence at the Information Desk in the Great Court
Start Time: 11.30 and 14.00
Booking fee: £0.00


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Highlights Tour: around the world in 90 minutes

Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday

The Museum does not print or send out tickets for online purchases. Please ensure you bring your credit card or order confirmation e-mail to the exhibition entrance to gain admittance.

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or call us on +44 (0)20 7323 8181

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  • Free entry to all special exhibitions including:

    - The BP exhibition Scythians: warriors of ancient Siberia (14 Sept 2017 Ė 14 Jan 2018)
    - Living with gods: peoples, places and worlds beyond (2 Nov 2017 - 8 Apr 2018)
  • Members-only events
  • Access to the Members' Room
  • Regular mailings, publications and discounts
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