Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 11.30 and 14.00 Tours commence at the Information Desk £12 per person, children under 12 with an accompanying adult free
Explore the British Museum’s 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 Museum’s collection.
The tour is for adults, but children under 12 are free (when accompanied by an adult). The tour will visit a number of galleries on different floors of the Museum and involves a lot of walking.
Location: Tours commence at the Information Desk in the Great Court Start Time: 11.30 and 14.00 Booking fee: £0.00
Free entry and priority access to all special exhibitions including:
- Drawing in silver and gold: Leonardo to Jasper Johns (10 September - 6 December 2015)
- Celts: art and identity (24 September 2015 - 31 January 2016)
- Egypt: faith after the pharaohs (29 October 2015 – 7 February 2016)
- The BP exhibition Sunken cities: Egypt's lost worlds (19 May 2016 - 27 November 2016)