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A museum of the world, for the world. Discover over two million years of human history and culture. Some of the world-famous objects include the Rosetta Stone, the Parthenon sculptures and Egyptian mummies.
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I wanted to take my children to the British Museum as my son was going to study Ancient Egypt at school so I thought it would be good for him to learn some interesting facts whilst looking at the artifacts and statues. The one thing...More
To see the inside of the British Museum's is reason enough alone to go. But on top of the impressive architecture The British Museum also has some of the most incredible art and artifacts in the world. I highly recommend it!
I love this museum! It’s so big and has so many exhibitions to suit anyone. You could literally spend the whole day here and there’s an onsite cafe too if you did decide to stay. Definitely worth a visit on a free day.
The offers advertised were not available on our lunch time. The food was good and staff did their best. The food and drink a bit expensive but saved taking your own and going outside to find food. Just hope profits go to the museums.
Our main intention was to come and see the Rosetta Stone. The museum was rather busy for a Saturday morning however it was manageable getting around place to place. We enjoyed our time here and it can be overwhelming to see everything. We came for...More
Very interesting museum with a little bit for everyone. I really enjoyed the Egypt exhibit and was amazed to see the Rosetta Stone up close and personal. I wasn't expecting to see all the displays of treasure hoards found throughout the UK. I also really...More
An amazing well presented exhibition that really enthralled me (even purchased the hard back catalogue). We were there on. Saturday afternoon and expected it to be rammed, it actually was not too bad. I bought a joint membership some time ago and it really is...More
We got to see the Rosetta Stone! The Egyptian part was wonderful too! This place is very big so give yourself time to tour. They have a wonderful cafe and good food too. I am vegan and has a great meal. They bring the food...More
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance access to many of London's most popular attractions. It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated museums, including the must-see British Museum. Despite an understandable popularity with students, tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
Thanks Tracy, I've been a member for years! It's a wonderful institution, isn't it. My post wasn't really a question, it was just setting the record straight in response to a previous review from someone else, which was... More
Thanks Tracy, I've been a member for years! It's a wonderful institution, isn't it. My post wasn't really a question, it was just setting the record straight in response to a previous review from someone else, which was incorrect on Membership benefits.
All the best, Hilary