British Museum

British Museum

At the British Museum in central London they aim to help children and their grown-ups enjoy and appreciate our collection, both inside the Museum and on the website.

Description

At the British Museum we aim to help children and their grown-ups enjoy and appreciate our collection, both inside the Museum and on the website.

You can:

  • Follow trails around the Museum collection
  • Pick up backpacks full of activities to do in the galleries
  • Borrow crayons, coloured pencils and pads to create your own pictures as you visit
  • Handle objects from the Museum collection
  • Listen to the family audio tour to join Vid the alien for a Martian’s view of the British Museum.

There is a full programme of regular and special events for families and children.

Opening Times

Saturday – Thursday 10.00am – 17.30am

Friday 10.00am – 8.30am

Prices

The British Museum is free to all visitors

  • Buggy park
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Feeding room
  • All year