Large luggage, suitcases and cabin baggage: wheeled cases and large items of luggage are not allowed on British Museum premises for safety and security reasons. Storage for luggage is available at major rail stations, including Euston, King’s Cross and Charing Cross.

Visiting on Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 July
If you are visiting this weekend please note that, due to filming taking place overnight, the main entrance on Great Russell Street will be closed from 18.00 on Saturday 29 July until 11.00 on Sunday 30 July. The Museum will be open as normal but during this period access will be via the North Entrance on Montague Place.

Getting here

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The British Museum
Great Russell Street
London WC1B 3DG
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Group visits

Groups of 10 or more people must book their visit in advance and use the King Edward entrance on Montague Place.

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School visits

Information for teachers, school visits and sessions.

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