The British Museum


The British Museum has a busy Family Visits programme with exhibitions, workshops, activity trails and holiday activities.

Visit the Families Desk in the Great Court to borrow activities and for advice on your visit.

You could pick up a free gallery backpacks - each activity backpack can take up to 90 minutes to complete, and there is limited availability.

And you can borrow crayons, pencils and pads.

There's a families picnic area at the Ford Centre and buggies are free of charge in the cloakroom, located to the west of the Main entrance.

The British Museum is a museum in London dedicated to human history and culture. Its permanent collection, numbering some eight million works, is among the largest and most comprehensive in existence and originates from all continents, illustrating and documenting the story of human culture from its beginnings to the present.

Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.

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