The British Museum offers up one of the world’s largest displays of collections dedicated to human history, art & culture. Founded in 1753, it was the first public national museum in the world! It continues today to be one of the UK’s most popular museums – and is home to the world famous Rosetta Stone.
Address: Great Russell St, London WC1B 3DG, UK | Getting There
Hours: Daily, 10:00–17:00 (Fridays: 20:30); closed 24–26 December
Are any deals, promotions, discounts or coupon codes offered for British Museum admission?
The British Museum is free to enter but booking an advanced timeslot online is recommended. Walk-up entry is subject to availability/capacity and is not guaranteed.
Is the British Museum included on any London attractions passes?
The British Museum is free to enter – with or without a pass! Occasionally, some of the attractions passes will offer guidebooks, tours or other perks related to the museum that are worth taking advantage of.
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Be advised information including discounts and pass inclusions can change at any time. Always confirm before booking. If you see something that is incorrect or has changed on this page, please let us know. Last updated on 9/18/2023.
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