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British Museum

British Museum

History Museum and Art Museum
Bloomsbury, London
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  • Eamon F.
    "Loved seeing the Rosetta Stone up close!"(59 Tips)
    Pelin R.
    "check out the ancient egypt exhibit and the mummies"(31 Tips)
    Delfin English Schools
    "Parthenon Marbles and Lindow Man."(19 Tips)
    Johnny v.
    "The Assyran and Egyptian exhibition is amazing"(11 Tips)
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  • Pinar E.
    Pinar E.April 6, 2017
    A must-do for London. Free entrance is an opportunity; even if you arent a museum lover, you can even spend two hours walking around great historical artifacts. Dont miss Assyrian Lamassul sculptures
    Upvoted Nov 26, 2017
  • David
    DavidJune 17, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Very rich collection of ancient Egyptian, Greek, Roman, European and Asian artefacts. The Rosette stone and Ramses II head are among the most famous pieces. Free WiFi.
    Upvoted Nov 26, 2017
  • Simon
    SimonNovember 4, 2014
    A must-do if you are visiting London. Just take enough time to enjoy every piece of art. There is a huge variety of artworks, you will surely find something interesting or appealing to you!
    Upvoted Nov 26, 2017
  • Meral
    MeralJanuary 7, 2017
    All the 🌎 is here!If you are especially interested in Egypt section,go early. Gets quite crowded.You can't see everything.Plan from the map according to your interests.Put on layers of clothes.🔥❄️
    Upvoted Nov 26, 2017
  • Ali A.
    Ali AhiJuly 10, 2015
    This is indeed one of the best museums in the world! Basically you can find anything you want in there. Don't forget to check out ancient Egypt, Iran (Persia), & Greece.
    Upvoted Nov 26, 2017
  • Ryan W.
    Ryan WaggonerSeptember 16, 2017
    Free admission, a collection spanning all cultures and time periods, and an absolutely beautiful building. Don't miss the Parthenon galleries or the Enlightenment Room.
    Upvoted Nov 26, 2017
  • Jack O.
    Jack OSeptember 15, 2016
    Probably the best museum in the world. Really well curated and amazingly it's also free. Try to catch one of the tours, they really enhance the experience.
    Upvoted Nov 26, 2017
  • Andrey
    AndreyAugust 30, 2014
    favourite museum in London. main hall space, Queen Elizabeth II Great Court, is just gorgeous — raise your eyes on the ceiling. btw, this place contains one of the largest ancient Egypt expositions.
  • Rachel M.
    Rachel MercerAugust 20, 2014
    My new favorite place. Pillaging aside, the Hutton Soo and Egyptian exhibits are a must see (um, Rosetta Stone anyone?). As is the legendary Crystal Skull, which is on display despite being a fake!
    Upvoted Nov 26, 2017
  • Nico M.
    Nico MacdonaldAugust 26, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    Great exhibitions (in two exhibition spaces), lovely smaller temporary exhibits, good lectures and family events, wonderful space in The Great Court, clear and well-designed signage, pleasant spaces.
  • Blue G.
    Blue GauginOctober 2, 2013
    Take a look at the beautiful Japanese gallery. Beginning with this simple and complete map was the most incredible surprise i could have at the entry, best way to enter into another world!
  • Olga T.
    Olga TsybulskaAugust 14, 2014
    The museum is huge!Be sure to read what is in before you go there or the visiting will be useless for you. It shows how Great the Great Britain is. Strong historic place.Don't forget the audio guide.
  • Sherie S.
    Sherie SwerdlowApril 6, 2014
    Do your research ahead of time to decide what's important to see. We saw the Pompeii Exhibit and thought it was extremely well done. Great lunch spots and it's worth the trip just to view the space.
  • Robert A.
    Robert AccetturaJanuary 2, 2015
    In any legitimate list of worlds best museums this will be on the list towards the top. You can't miss it. Half the artifacts in any history book that still exist are here. Pretty amazing.
  • João G.
    João GonçalvesSeptember 27, 2016
    The British Museum was, by far, the best museum I ever stepped into. The permanent collection is filled with so many great artists and with so many pieces that one day wouldn't be enough to absorb it.
  • Fatih K.
    Fatih KuranMay 18, 2015
    One of the biggest museums in the world. It reflects the domination of UK all over the world throughout recent history. Different pieces from all over the world. Definitely it is worth to be seen
  • Başak E.
    Başak EkinciMay 30, 2015
    stunning free entry courtyard with a glass roof. there is plenty of things to see in a day however feel free yourself to skip pathernonrelieferna. that side dirty and damged.
  • Fulham Football Club
    Fulham Football ClubOctober 11, 2012
    Visit room 49, case 6, to see the ‘Fulham Sword’. Found next to Craven Cottage it dates back to 43 AD, is the best example of its kind in Britain & is the best named sword in the Museum (so we think)
  • Browhaus
    BrowhausApril 26, 2012
    With some of the best exhibit and artworks in the world, the British Museum is appealing visually and stimulating for the mind. Within the museum, the Egyptian room and Rosetta Stone are a must-see.
  • Nathalia L.
    Nathalia LimaNovember 9, 2016
    Do not come with hurry, otherwise you will miss it a lot of amazing expositions. I recommend 2 full days to visit all the famous galleries.
  • Dimitris K.
    Dimitris KotsiosDecember 12, 2014
    One of the best museums I have ever been! The best of all is absolutely FREE .. and it's enormous! In addition you can relax by drinking some coffee or eating a snack at the restaurant !
  • Delfin English Schools
    One of the world's oldest and one of London's largest museums. Join us on our first timers' walk on Mondays featuring highlights such as the Rosetta Stone, the Parthenon Marbles and Lindow Man.
  • Bojana N.
    Bojana NikolićAugust 16, 2014
    If you have limited time make sure to check in advance which exhibition part is where, as the museum is enormous. Look in the atrium for free maps, they also exist, apart from the £2 ones!
  • Tamires R.
    Tamires RibeiroJanuary 19, 2015
    This museum has on its focus international culturals all around the world. For me the best part was the Egiptian, upatairs you can see the mummies. The greek part has a lot of sculptures from Partheon
  • Kerim
    KerimSeptember 17, 2017
    Now there is no entrance fee but if you are a kind and responsible person you better donate at the boxes around the great hall. You should definetly see the worlds most famous chess set inside.
  • Augustus Collection
    Augustus CollectionFebruary 23, 2014
    Whether it’s the Parthenon Sculptures or ancient Egyptian mummies that take your fancy, it can all be found here. And best of all, entry is free! Read more
  • Parth A.
    Parth AwasthiApril 19, 2016
    Possibly the best collection of ancient history anywhere in the world. The British Museum is not nearly as expansive as the Louvre but its focus is much more on anthropological heritage than cultural.
  • Rob J.
    Rob JacksonAugust 13, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    The definitive museum in London for ancient artefacts. Everything is beautifully presented, and the main atrium area as you enter is very imposing. Look out for the special exhibitions!
  • Monica G.
    Monica GustavsenAugust 18, 2017
    Fantastic place. Tip: come early. The que is enormous from The morning. Be there at openingbtime to avoid the longest que i have ever seen
    Upvoted Nov 2, 2017
  • D !.
    D !December 28, 2015
    I've been in nearly all the major museums of the world, the British museum put all the history at hand for free. Don't forget the Rosetta Stone, The Partenon Frescoes and The Ishtar Door.
  • Bob H.
    Bob HookerOctober 24, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    The Egyptian rooms often get extremely crowded, but the Middle Eastern pieces on the lower floors are really amazing. The Assyrian works are globally unique, and the China India wing is worth a visit
  • Will B.
    Will BelfordSeptember 18, 2013
    Wonderful museum, with much to see and adore! Free entrance fee. You'll get to know everything about the civilization of places, such as Greece, Cyprus, Egypt and Messopotamia and Italy!
  • Maurice K.
    Maurice KirschbaumSeptember 27, 2015
    Go early! Once the tourists start filling in you'll never see more then the tip of the Rosetta Stone! (and the entrance on the other side of the building is a less impressive but easier way to get in
  • Budoor B.
    Budoor BaharethOctober 10, 2017
    A wonderful experience, the building itself is a thing to see. You get to see the rosetta stone up close and have a taste of pharaohs life through mummies and ancient Egyptian artifacts.
  • Martin T.
    Martin TiedemannJuly 17, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    14 February: Seek out Aphrodite on St Valentine's Day. At the heart of the Ancient Greece & Rome section is a romantic version of Aphrodite, goddess of love, showing her crouching at her bath.
  • Andrew A.
    Andrew AframNovember 26, 2017
    The statues from classical antiquity are incredible!
    Upvoted Nov 26, 2017
  • Meandering W.
    Meandering WoodsJanuary 19, 2013
    One of the greatest collections of history that has existed in the world. This huge museum has cultural treasures tucked into every corner.
  • Dio K.
    Dio KatsOctober 12, 2014
    Parthenon room in british museum,the "perfect-safe" place!😡 Put in there a jacket of Jack the ripper and return the marbles😡
  • Omar Gabriel T.
    Great art, especially from the ancient world. A must visit while in London. History lovers as myself are going to have a great time here.
  • Monsieur S.
    Monsieur S.September 17, 2012
    As a long-time admirer of assyrian art (yes, there's a bunch of us left), I enjoyed. A LOT. Plus, there you get to see part of the hammurabi code, the oldest law code in history (1772 BC)
  • A H.
    A HazetJuly 21, 2015
    Maybe one of the biggest history museum in the world. One day NOT enough to explore all section of this museum. Free admission except special exhibition #Traveling #London
    Easyart.comApril 17, 2012
    The British Museum has an amazing collection of non-western art, as well as the unmissable Elgin Marbles and Egyptian art section. They also have occasional Japanese Tea Ceremony demonstrations!
  • Erica P.
    Erica P.December 26, 2012
    One of my faves, the British Museum is the world's oldest museum, opened in 1753. There are countless items dating from prehistory exposed in its 94 galleries, belonging to worldwide civilizations.
  • Mahdi H.
    Mahdi HosseiniDecember 13, 2017
    It's a must-do in London.amazing collection from around the world. Especially great ancient empires. It's FREE, you have NOT pay if they asked for the donation, instead of the ticket.
  • JET
    JETMay 23, 2015
    Visiting to see the excellent collection of artefacts goes without saying. But the building itself is an awesome piece of architecture and a great place to people watch.
  • Henrique X.
    Henrique XavierJanuary 25, 2015
    Huge museum with crafts from all over the world. Free entrance, no fuss to go in and out, so there is no need to make it worth. Enjoy it as a stroll in the park!
  • Babcsán V.
    Babcsán VanesszaMay 17, 2017
    Maaaany historical stuff, if u r interested in history u definitely should go there! There are little information desks with friendly members who like to tell stories about anything u want!
  • Jenna A.
    Jenna AndersonOctober 9, 2014
    An amazing collection overall. You could spend days wandering this museum. It can get very busy in the summer, but in the off season it's a slice of museum heaven.
  • Dilek U.
    Dilek UnarSeptember 2, 2014
    If you like history, this is a great museum. Not only British history but also different cultural pieces you will find. However, one day might be so tiring to see each part.
  • Matt B.
    Matt BoothmanAugust 7, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    If there's a big crowd around the Rosetta Stone, try heading across the way to the Enlightenment gallery. There's a replica of the Stone in there, and - bonus! - this one you're allowed to touch.
  • Robert J.
    Robert JeffersJanuary 15, 2012
    For parents on the weekend skip coat check and go to the ford family center on-1. Large lockers to put everything in, plus lunch tables. Grab food from one of the cages, plenty of seats here
  • Farmer F.
    Farmer FarmerApril 14, 2017
    Great and one of the top museums in the world. Start early. One day may not be enough to tour the museum. Nice food court for a break. Free admission.
  • Elizabeth
    ElizabethAugust 19, 2014
    It was my 2nd day at the British museum, and let me tell you, there's going to be another visit, cause one day clearly isn't enough to see all the great exhibits! Make sure you take a multimedia guide
  • Elisabeth L.
    Elisabeth LongshoreJuly 11, 2016
    Some amazing items (Rosetta Stone, Cleopatra's mummy), but also a strange museum because the collections old, so it's mostly the flashy items with not as much history and connection between the items.
  • Tariq H.
    Tariq HossenbuxMay 27, 2014
    A wonderful place to visit and most probably the finest museum in the world. Leave yourself lots of time and talk to the very knowledgeable and interactive staff !
  • Chris B.
    Chris BauerJanuary 3, 2017
    There's so much here that it's a bit overwhelming. I would recommend getting all the info you can to gain context to it all
  • Shanda D.
    Shanda DudleyApril 10, 2014
    It would take along day to look over the many treasures the museum houses. Don't miss the ancient Egyptian galleries. Get there early and wear comfortable shoes.
  • Anne-Marie P.
    Anne-Marie PaquetteNovember 16, 2013
    Check out the great view of the central part of the building from a small window on the second floor. Take the giant staircase to the left when you walk in.
  • Eduardo G.
    Most of the times the access is free, so you can enjoy plenty of rooms with different kinds of history, totally recommend it, also the building is wonderful.
  • Marlyn Guzman
    Marlyn GuzmanNovember 5, 2010
    The British Museum is a must must see in London and the UK. There is always something to discover, to learn and to see, no matter if you are interested in museums, history or not - you will get addict
  • Lara
    LaraJune 29, 2013
    Wao! How wonderful IS it ... The big ground court, rotunda with restaurant below and, obviously, the magnificent collections. Egypt, greek and Mesopotamia areas are so special
  • Uday Kumar U.
    Uday Kumar UmesanNovember 19, 2016
    Great collection of exhibits especially the Egypt and Sudan sections. The Rossetta stone was exquisite...really need to take your time to see this wonderful museum.
  • John K.
    John KowAugust 25, 2014
    To cover the entire museum, you would probably need 2 days at the very minimum. Try arriving early to avoid the crowds. Short walk from Tottenham Court Road tube station.
  • GoToMidtown
    GoToMidtownAugust 23, 2012
    You are either about to enter or have just enjoyed the UK's #1 tourist attraction. You are only a few dozen paces away from another popular spot for tourists: the GoToMidtown Information Centre Read more
  • Andrea W.
    Andrea WeRockTourJune 9, 2017
    Awesome place! The admission is free. It's always a best idea to avoid any school holidays and weekends because are invariably busier than weekdays.
  • Maria B.
    Maria BlOctober 12, 2014
    All these fantastic (stolen) items should be returned to the original owners!! Parthenon marbles must go back to Greece at the NEW Acropolis museum!!
  • Enzo M.
    Enzo Martinelli4 days ago
    Fantastic collection of artefacts from all periods and from around the world. Absolutely amazing! 👍🏼♥️👍🏼
  • Aran R.
    Aran RodríguezAugust 17, 2016
    This world class is museum must be on top of your list if you ever visit London. The Egyptian mummies were the highlight for me. There's free wifi. The lines for the restrooms were quite long. Beware.
  • David B.
    David BirkettJuly 5, 2015
    Not been here for the longest time. Still a fantastic venue and good for a family trip. Best of all it remains free to enter. Need a whole day to explore properly.
  • Shambo W.
    Shambo W. 🚀July 28, 2017
    Been here 5+ times
    Lots of great permanent and temporary exhibitions. A must on the tourist trail and london residents too
  • Krystel J.
    Krystel JusticeDecember 26, 2016
    The Rosetta Stone and Elgin Marbles are a must see-- loads of fascinating exhibits. I've been 3 times and wish I could go 8000 more!
  • Marlyn Guzman
    Marlyn GuzmanOctober 7, 2010
    The British Museum is a fantastic museum and a beautiful building on its own. If you love museums, you'll love the BM. If you're not a big museum fan, spend a little less time there, but don't miss it
  • Abhishek
    AbhishekJanuary 30, 2016
    The Egyptian exhibits are fantastic. Was surprised that there is no entree fees to the museum. Would love to spend more time in the future!
  • Mariano A.
    Mariano AmartinoJune 15, 2013
    Rossetta Stone is the must, however let yourself get lost within all the treasures they have and have a lunch on the restaurant on top of the Museum ;)
  • Kit&kafoodle
    Kit&kafoodleOctober 14, 2014
    Awesome museum. Lots to see with incredibly detailed descriptions into the background of items. Beautiful buildings which don't detract from the artefacts.
  • Matthew S.
    Matthew SuttonNovember 14, 2016
    Fantastic array of historical artifacts (if you can ignore them being the spoild of empire). The Rosetta Stone and Egyptian sculptures are particularly fascinating
  • Devonta
    DevontaJuly 3, 2015
    Huge! Map out the exhibits you want to visit before you come. Free but recommend a 5 pound donation.
  • Salwan F.
    Salwan FinjJune 12, 2015
    Lots and lots of Ancient Egyptian stuff, but you'll find a lot about Persian, Assyrian, Roman, Greek and Asian as well....mind you they took all of these, they weren't acquired...
  • @StratosAthens
    @StratosAthensOctober 6, 2010
    Visit the Parthenon Marbles and imagine how these would look under the bright Athens sunlight. It's time for the British Museum to allow the Marbles to be re-united at New Acropolis Museum of Athens.
  • Billy S.
    Billy StewartDecember 13, 2012
    Highlights include the Rosetta Stone, the Parthenon sculptures, and the mummies in the Ancient Egypt collection. Entry is free but special exhibitions require tickets
  • Marie-Anne D.
    Marie-Anne DienesJune 3, 2013
    I have been here several times and the awe of ancient objects never fails to impress. It's a great place to do secret deals and the like. Great gift shop too.
  • Hendy O.
    Hendy OngkodjojoJanuary 4, 2013
    Don't be like the million other people around you, put your camera and phone away and seize the moment! Take the time to learn about the Rosetta stone and other historical facts!!
  • Natasha D.
    Natasha De La CruzJuly 17, 2013
    Fantastic exhibitions.! Definitely check out the Egyptian exhibits as well as the Greek section. Don't forget to take a pic of the Rosetta Stone
  • David L.
    David LongworthMarch 20, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Great to explore alone. Members area is nicely tucked away with great drinks and most importantly fast internet. Not open late enough though.
  • Joan V.
    Joan Vidal BoschJanuary 22, 2017
    Best exposition about Egypt ever in Europe. The rest is also amazing, including the building! Awesome!
  • Cristian W.
    Cristian WeitzelMay 3, 2016
    If you don't have time enough to see the whole museum, buy the 10 things to see map in the store and go directly to the must see
  • Elizabeth
    ElizabethAugust 21, 2015
    It's free and there is so much to see. The highlights include the Parthenon, Cleopatra and a Moai. We spent most of an afternoon in here even with the kids.
  • London Symphony Orchestra
    London Symphony OrchestraSeptember 16, 2011
    Brilliant museum and displays, but best of all is the new (ish) glass covered atrium with the old British Library Reading Room in the centre. Wonderful just to sit in.
  • Lauren B.
    Lauren Bates1 week ago
    This museum is worth multiple trips. Definitely see the Rosetta stone, mummies, and Parthenon sculptures.
  • Akin O.
    Akin OAugust 2, 2013
    Has a very detailed collection of artefacts on the Benin Empire in Nigeria taken in the "punitive expedition" of 1897.
  • Lin H.
    Lin HumphreyAugust 20, 2011
    Be sure to hit the Sainsbury Gallery with the Elgin Marbles from the Parthenon. These architectural elements have been subject of a long battle between the UK and Greece.
  • Jt T.
    Jt TourangeauNovember 5, 2016
    One of the best free museums to visit, make sure to arrive early and head to the Egyptian room first; it fills up quickly!
  • Ieva A.
    Ieva AndrukaitytėOctober 10, 2014
    An outstanding museum well worth a long visit. You can touch a copy of full size Rosetta stone and see the reall thing as well.
  • Novi M.
    Novi MiLoNopnopOctober 6, 2014
    A Lot to see, Awesome exhibit collections, Free Admission, definitely will come again!!
  • N Y.
    N YantyNovember 9, 2015
    My favourite museum in the world! Must see - the mummies! I do missed the reading room, hope it will be back soon.
  • Khabab H.
    Khabab HachmiSeptember 26, 2017
    It is huge! Either decide what sections you want to visit or allow your self enough time.. could easily be full day
  • Oliver S.
    Oliver ShreeveJanuary 1, 2014
    A good museum for classical Greek and Roman culture. Best avoid the Rosetta stone though since the room is always full and difficult to navigate.
  • Elke O.
    Elke OnclinxOctober 17, 2017
    Very Nice place to visit! A must see in London!
  • Helen Z.
    Helen ZhangAugust 18, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    You can spend half a day just on the ground floor in the Egypt section (incl. Rosetta stone) and the beautiful library-esque exhibit on the history of scientific discovery
  • Carmen Noire S.
    So many great exhibitions to see and you WILL get lost for hours being in awe of everything! The best part about it, it's TOTALLY FREE!!
  • Anaïs
    AnaïsApril 13, 2014
    Depending on the day you can touch some of the object from certain collection with the help of a volunteer who will tell you everything about it.
    DHR.comSeptember 29, 2011
    Learn about London's and UK's history by visiting this museum. Don't miss the Rosetta Stone and the collection of mummies. Open daily from 10am - 7:30pm (until 8:30 Fridays). Entrance is free.
  • Olive L.
    Olive LogieDecember 3, 2015
    Great to just pop in for an afternoon, check out the free exhibits. Look out for the special shows, as they're good too.
  • Adam S.
    Adam SmithOctober 14, 2010
    Don't try and see it all. Get a map and a cup of tea and work out what you really want to see. I love the displays on Roman Britain, clocks, money and the Ancient Greek friezes.
  • Dan R.
    Dan RApril 12, 2016
    Spend a day getting lost in time and discover what it is to be human at one of the most impressive museums in the world.
  • Richard H.
    Richard HolderOctober 10, 2010
    Whenever I visit, it is nearly always the unnoticed items that appeal the most - the round granite bowl in the Egyptian section is a prime example - beautifully made from solid stone-but why and how?
  • Purple Frog
    Purple FrogJune 15, 2011
    Some exhibitions are open until 8.30pm on Fridays, but if you''re short of time, go for the Rosetta Stone in ground floor Room 4 and the Mummy of Katebet in upper floor Room 63. Read more
  • Kritt N.
    Kritt NormsaskulSeptember 20, 2014
    Amazing museum showcasing artifacts and exhibitions from every corner of the globe. Be sure to check out the Egyptian on the 1st floor :)
  • Ingrid S.
    Ingrid SchultzMarch 15, 2014
    Amazing place which has free entrance. Worldwide history in one place. Definitely should be in everyone's list of places to visit.
  • Joey C.
    Joey CarmelloFebruary 22, 2015
    I found it on par with the Louvre in terms on impressive exhibits. Sort of scary to see kids touching Egyptian artifacts
  • Laurence M.
    Laurence MitchellDecember 9, 2012
    the Sir Percival Foundation Collection of Chinese Porcelain.At the BM. Experience the most awesome collection of Porcelain outside of China. & the most valuable collection in the the world.
  • Ruth A.
    Ruth AllenDecember 9, 2016
    In incredible museum and source of world knowledge Wonderful special exhibitions If you are there for a curator's talk -don't miss
  • Charmain L.
    Charmain LeeOctober 10, 2010
    Tried to 4square this, but didn't work. Finally appeared hours later! Anyway, it's worth visiting! Love how the different countries are in separate sections. A must-see if you love history like me! Read more
  • Michael N.
    Michael NataleAugust 9, 2016
    This museum is huge. There is so much from such a long time ago. Definitely check out the architectural ruins from ancient Rome / Greece.
  • Elliott B.
    Elliott BrownAugust 26, 2015
    Massive museum. A lot of walking. Not much place to sit. Too much to see in one visit. 3 hours is enough before you want to go. Cafes and restaurant in Grand Court area. Limited tables for those.
  • Jessica V.
    Jessica VennerDecember 10, 2013
    Always visit any exhibition you can, they are always really worth it, even if (and sometimes particularly if) it is something you know nothing about!
  • Anna T.
    Anna TalamascaSeptember 5, 2015
    If you travel with bags and children you can save your money by leaving luggage on -1 floor (child section) It's surprisingly free
  • Cathy A.
    Cathy AfonsoSeptember 1, 2015
    Make sure you visit the museum quite early as you want to have enough time to explore the museum before the 5 o'clock shut!
  • Sarven B.
    Sarven BedikogluJanuary 22, 2016
    It's a must to visit place in London. Different halls with different themes. Egyptian side atttacted me. Free to enter. Huge.
  • Denise C.
    Denise CozierMay 29, 2013
    If you are not a history fanatic you will still find things here that are intriguing. The most interesting area is definitely the egyptian room with the mummies.
  • Jack J.
    Jack JenkinsMarch 8, 2016
    Pick out your favourite things in the map as soon as you go in. Otherwise after a couple of hours you may get fed up. The section with the mummy's seemed to be very popular - traffic jam alert
  • Andrew C.
    Andrew CarrierOctober 2, 2015
    Head straight for the Great Court. What a sight to behold, especially in a sunny day.
  • Julia P.
    Julia PutninaMay 22, 2017
    Architecture of the building is worth to see as much as all the exhibitions in it!!
  • Martin P.
    Martin PullerSeptember 22, 2017
    So many historical eras, well-organized and beautifully displayed. Pizzeria was ok, and plenty of souvenir shops (need a Rosetta Stone mousepad?).
  • Stiina .
    Stiina 🍀December 24, 2014
    The best restaurant, Gallery Café, can be found near the main entrance, hiding behind ancient Greece. Excellent mezes!
  • prima f.
    prima filiNovember 18, 2014
    A museum killed by its own success. Too many tourists, so distracting. Paid exhibitions are less frustrating as there's less casual visitors. Best time to visit are late nights.
  • Plaza S.
    Plaza ScienceMarch 21, 2014
    This museum are incredible! On this link you can see a photo of British Museum on PlazaScience, the social network for people who likes science and photography. Read more
  • David J.
    David JamesSeptember 16, 2015
    So much to see. It is certainly worth going on a tour, so you can full appreciate what you are looking at! 🎨
  • Shuji M.
    Shuji MochidaNovember 18, 2016
    The collections are so nice that I wanted to stay longer. Maybe I would visit there again and spend at least 2 entire days.
  • Roy N.
    Roy NNovember 19, 2017
    Assyrian section is amazing. Overall one of the best museums I've seen.
  • Stu C.
    Stu CollettFebruary 15, 2011
    Make sure you see the Rosetta Stone. As you enter the large hall with the impressive roof and the reading room straight ahead, it is the first item in the gallery to the left.
  • Fiona C.
    Fiona CurielNovember 26, 2016
    Extensive collection of antiquities! The Rosetta Stone is a must see!
  • Guillermo P.
    Guillermo PérezDecember 22, 2017
    There are some any things to see and learn in this museum! Also, rooms are arranged so that a story is told around the artefacts.
  • Gerry D.
    Gerry Diaz BartolomeAugust 9, 2014
    Wonderful stuff. Incredibly rich collection. Fact is, shouldn't all these be given back to their rightful owners?
  • Andrew A.
    Andrew AframNovember 26, 2017
    Don't miss the Amazon Frieze!
    Upvoted Nov 26, 2017
  • Aditya
    AdityaJuly 29, 2016
    I Went there mostly for the architecture of the building. It did not dissapoint! As a bonus you get to see the rosetta stone a couple of other marvels.
  • Joshua S.
    Joshua StainesNovember 11, 2010
    The Egyptian collection is impressive, its a good family day out. I recommend the hot chestnut seller outside during the winter months as an afternoon snack on your way out.
  • George A.
    George AchilliasNovember 1, 2013
    Great place amazing collections. Pity that the glory of place comes from stolen items. Please return the marbles to Greece .
  • Cenk G.
    Cenk GümüşcüoğluFebruary 9, 2016
    A must-see of course but I always feel like I'm wandering around in a thief's vault. Most of the heritage held in the museum are taken there under colonial possession and actually don't belong there.
  • Alex D.
    Alex DobyanSeptember 18, 2015
    It's the freaking British Museum - one of the world's best, and for free! Too bad most of the stuff really belongs in other countries...
  • Joel B.
    Joel BMay 12, 2017
    Incredible collection! Set aside an entire day here, even if you're not that into museums - it's worth it!
  • Fidel Antonio M.
    Fidel Antonio MedelMarch 30, 2015
    Museum highlights: Rosetta stone, mummies, Parthenon "reconstruction", and this pre-historic Egyptian carcass called Gebelein man. Free admission.
  • Lindsey F.
    Lindsey FrancesAugust 12, 2013
    If you have more time check out a free guided tour of a less traveled gallery to beat the constant crowds around Rosetta Stone.
  • Derrick L.
    Derrick LeowNovember 14, 2015
    Fantastic place to spend a day. So much on display and so much to learn. Can get pretty crowded thou.
  • Leo C.
    Leo C.February 15, 2016
    Love the exhibits here. Seeing the Rosetta Stone in person gave me goosebumps. The Egyptian exhibits are great too.
  • Giorgia G.
    Giorgia GaraviniNovember 5, 2014
    Great museum. If you have a chance to go, don't miss the Germany exhibition!
  • Chris C.
    Chris CameronAugust 10, 2014
    Free entry, big enough to not feel overcrowded. Great to just walk around and get lost.
  • Giannis V.
    Giannis VasvatekisOctober 23, 2013
    Best part of the museum the stolen Parthenon Sculptures. Without them British museum would have no interest at all....
  • MissRachelle D.
    MissRachelle DOctober 29, 2010
    Call in advance to go to the Prints and Drawings room. They will give you desk space and over see your viewing of some of the greatest artist in history, up close and private
  • Wenyi G.
    Wenyi GohJuly 14, 2013
    Great museum, great on a Sunday. If the toilets on the ground floor have long queues, use the ones on -2!
  • Fien M.
    Fien MalchairNovember 12, 2016
    Very rich collection. History comes alive in here! Beautiful building and a great composition of artifacts inside!
  • David M.
    David MillarSeptember 15, 2011
    For an interesting intro to the museum take the free "Enlightenment" tour at 12.30 every day in the King's Library (Room 1) just off the Great Court
  • National Maritime M.
    The 16th-century mechanical galleon clock from the ‘History of the World in 100 Objects’ project once shuffled along imperial banquet tables playing music and firing cannons. Find your maritime story. Read more
  • RaNa
    RaNaAugust 18, 2016
    Amazing and huge, you probably won't see everything in one day.. If you love history you must visit it
  • Kevin M.
    Kevin McCulleyFebruary 21, 2015
    Extraordinary collections from many cultures and periods. You could spend a whole day here and not see everything.
  • New York Habitat
    New York HabitatOctober 12, 2011
    This 258 year old museum houses more than 7 million objects of history and culture. The Egyptian exhibit is very popular here.
  • Chris M.
    Chris MannApril 27, 2014
    Buy the £2 guide map from a booth rather than the paper £1 donation map. Loads of extra info for £1 more!
  • Ryan M.
    Ryan MurphyMarch 5, 2017
    Excellent museum of cultures from all around the world. South-East Asia and Canada are particularly well covered.
  • M Yasir Y.
    M Yasir YilmazJuly 6, 2013
    Visit ancient greek part!! Satyrs don't have a goat feet and Hermes is out of dick! My all knowlodge about ancient greek went wrong here man
  • Michelin Travel & Lifestyle
    Visit the Library frequented by Marx and Dickens. Don’t miss the Rosetta Stone, Elgin marbles, or Mildenhall treasure. – Green Guide Editor
  • Simon Morris
    Simon MorrisNovember 22, 2011
    A place where i can always discover something new - a wonderful experiance and must place to visit when you are in London.
  • Ceyhan Y.
    Ceyhan YıldırımAugust 23, 2013
    Such a nice museum, should be seen, impossible to look all around the museum in a day, highly recommend :)
  • Daniel K.
    Daniel KilkennyOctober 28, 2016
    Always a brilliant place to visit. Could spend hours walking around. A real must for anyone in the area
  • Andrew A.
    Andrew AframNovember 26, 2017
    Don't climb on the statues!
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  • Hani E.
    Hani EFebruary 12, 2016
    Everything. After the exhibits, I particularly enjoy their bookshop.
  • Bea M.
    Bea Matti August 3, 2015
    Huge, with so many artifacts to see, 2 hours visit at the very least.
  • Carolina M.
    Carolina MaioranoMay 18, 2014
    Fantastic museum. Go before midday to avoid the crowd.
  • Clara W.
    Clara WuAugust 13, 2015
    check out the famous Rosetta Stone and many other amazing artifacts the British stole or otherwise acquired in their many years of colonizing other countries.
  • Ricardo M.
    Ricardo MagalhaesJune 15, 2013
    Make sure you have a few spare hours if you plan on visiting the entire thing. Do not miss the mummies!
  • Armelle D.
    Armelle De OliveiraDecember 21, 2014
    #WitchesAndWickedBodies exhibition is free and quite complete, short also for those like me who don't like to spend too much time in a museum.
  • Bayarmaa
    BayarmaaMarch 10, 2015
    Wonderful museum, I highly recommend to visit this museum.
  • Luke M.
    Luke MarshDecember 1, 2015
    There is a Starbucks just opposite which offers cheaper food and snacks
  • Önder B.
    Önder BingölNovember 9, 2014
    You should get a medal if you can visit all the galleries within a week. This museum is just great.
  • Cynthia W.
    Cynthia WeiAugust 8, 2010
    For yound kids, head to the Paul Hamlyn Library for some chill out time reading on the rug in the kiddies' corner. Small area but the librarian was very attentive. Great to get away from the tourist
  • Marie S.
    Marie S.February 21, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Very, very crowded. If you actually want to look at art and not just take instagram pictures of the exhibits, avoid the crowds by going early in the morning.
  • Darryl E.
    Darryl EllsonAugust 8, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    The Egypt collections get very busy. The Sutton Hoo and Mediaeval Britain collections are a must see.
  • Alina Grace
    Alina GraceJuly 3, 2015
    I love this place. So much history but it will take a whole day. A place where you will have to spend the whole day.
  • Bob G.
    Bob GriffinOctober 2, 2013
    If you live in London or come here frequently, become a member oof the Museum. The Members Room alone is worth the cost.
    HISTORY UKFebruary 15, 2011
    The British Museum began from the collection of naturalist Sir Hans Sloane which he left to the nation on his death in 1753. Now it houses 7 million objects including more than 100 Egyptian mummies.
  • Jack D.
    Jack DavisDecember 15, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Go to the very top floor to find the Japan section. Great collection and very peaceful!
  • Magdalena M.
    It's packed with knowledge, history and art and it's for free...what more do you want?
  • Jamie D.
    Jamie DumbillSeptember 13, 2014
    Do the 1hr tour in the museum map. Highlights are the Japanese section, Ancient Egypt and the Rosetta Stone.
  • Giorgos A.
    Giorgos A.February 3, 2014
    Parthenon marbles do not belong here!!! They belong to the new acropolis museum in athens beside parthenon!!!
  • Elizabeth L.
    Elizabeth LeeNovember 24, 2014
    So many exhibits to see, it's incredible. The Egyptian and Greek sections are most impressive.
  • Yaron L.
    Yaron LeibelFebruary 17, 2017
    Great experience, the place it HUGE! you can spend a whole day there and not see even half.
  • Ana M.
    Ana Madrid ViniegraJuly 19, 2015
    The ground floor is very crowded, but in the ones above there are also fantastic archeological treasures
  • H R.
    H RSeptember 21, 2014
    Lots of artifacts and exhibitions. Great place to spend a day
  • Jeanette M.
    Jeanette MaylandMarch 28, 2016
    This place is huge! Come with a plan and patience; there are many people. And stop touching things!
  • Georg B.
    Georg BobbertAugust 30, 2017
    Egyptian collection really worth seeing. Their history of money exhibition very interesting as well
  • Fernanda E.
    Fernanda EstevesOctober 14, 2013
    The most must-see museum!!! Loved it! Actually there is nothing that I did not like in this city! :)
  • Steph R.
    Steph RaynerSeptember 27, 2015
    Incredible collection, could spend days here, it never gets old. Perfect for everyone and extremely well run
  • Norie W.
    Norie WrightSeptember 12, 2015
    Very cool architecture. Has Easter Island statue to Rosetta Stone to the famous Japanese wave print.
  • Giorgi M.
    Giorgi MerebashviliOctober 5, 2015
    the atria by foster is must see, amazing selection of mumies
  • Gülşah Ç.
    no doubt, the biggest historical steal for the world ;)
  • Leo L.
    Leo LeonorAugust 26, 2017
    <3 simply great to spend the day there, sometimes is too much tangible knowledge at one time... marvelous to see the vestiges history
  • Fuyuhiko T.
    Fuyuhiko TakayaSeptember 17, 2017
    Token with bitcoin codes is exhibited as well as FIAT notes !! So fast !!
  • Ioanna L.
    Ioanna LoizidouJuly 7, 2012
    Visit the parthenon galleries. The marbles stolen from the greeks are exquisite
  • Faye C.
    Faye CruddaceDecember 5, 2011
    #graysonperry's Tomb of the Unknown Craftsman is splendid. Eclectic pieces from @britishmuseum collection alongside Perry's own, fascinating work.
  • Time Out London
    Time Out LondonFebruary 23, 2012
    Officially the country's most popular tourist attraction, the British Museum opened to the public in 1759 in Montagu House, which then occupied this site. Read more
  • Kaylee D.
    Kaylee DarleneMay 6, 2017
    Beautiful museum with lots of ancient art. Very impressive!
  • Nick F.
    Nick FrancisDecember 13, 2015
    Our greatest history museum and a national treasure. Full of other countries national treasures! Cafe on the top floor is a hidden gem.
  • Cal P.
    Cal PatersonApril 10, 2015
    So many rooms. Just pick a room you're interested and head straight there. Don't try to cover everything in a single visit.
  • Emma C.
    Emma CarruthersNovember 11, 2016
    A must see in London. Make sure to get an audio guide to enhance the experience
  • David R.
    David RMarch 22, 2017
    Best museum in the world. Come early to avoid the crowds (esp bad around Rosetta Stone).
  • Richard
    RichardFebruary 21, 2017
    Been here 5+ times
    If there are long queues at the front to get in then walk around the back where there is usually nearly no queue.
  • Milos797
    Milos797January 15, 2011
    Nice place. The exterior and interior is amazing piece of architectures and the Egyptian stuff... had a great, funny and culture in one place...
  • Erwin V.
    Erwin VanheckeFebruary 12, 2015
    Amazing collection. Don't forget the Rosetta stone in the Egyptian part of the museum.
  • The Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign
    The British Museum was founded in 1753 and was the first national public museum in the world. Today, nearly 6 million visitors experience the wonders of the British Museum every year. Read more
  • Alper Ç.
    Alper ÇuğunApril 13, 2016
    They have more stuff from Greece and Rome than is left over there so save yourself some trips and visit this museum.
  • Chaffro
    ChaffroFebruary 10, 2011
    Amazing displays from all over the world from all different historical eras. Elgin Marbles and Rosetta Stone are definite highlights.
  • Michelin Travel & Lifestyle
    Visit the Round Reading Library where Marx + Dickens read before checking out the Rosetta Stone and the Elgin marbles. – Green Guide Editor
  • Const H.
    Const HtDecember 21, 2015
    Free entrance. Get in even just to see the hall. The ancient Egypt part is amazing
  • Starskreem T.
    Starskreem TAugust 24, 2014
    Don't forget about the great oft forgotten Japan exhibit on the 5th floor!
  • Kelsey H.
    Kelsey HayesNovember 24, 2010
    Courtyard in beautiful, and the Greek and Egyptian art is the most extensive you'll find anywhere. Make sure to see the Rosetta Stone.
  • Contiki Holidays
    Contiki HolidaysAugust 18, 2011
    Try and find the skeleton of the mermaid, ha. It's in one of the galleries on the right side of the Great Court as you walk in ;)
  • Carl G.
    Carl GriffinNovember 26, 2015
    Free entry, educative and family friendly. Relieves the cost burden of entertaining the family.
  • Brecht H.
    Brecht HortensiusFebruary 11, 2016
    So much to see. Even if you focus on the so called highlights you ll spend a couple of hours
  • Ben E.
    Ben EngenAugust 6, 2016
    Mind blowingly vast collection of artifacts. A person could spend days here. Another must see.
  • Oskar D.
    Oskar DahlbomSeptember 29, 2014
    Nice food in the café. Try the arancini!
  • Morgans Hotel Group
    Morgans Hotel GroupApril 2, 2012
    You could strain your brain examining 7m artefacts, but you're probably on holiday, so why not gaze instead at Sir Robert Smirke's Greek Revival courtyard (1852), & Norman Foster's Great Court (2000) Read more
  • Ken Y.
    Ken YipMay 18, 2015
    amazing and free attraction, you could easily spend a whole day there
  • delano #googdel
    delano #googdelDecember 6, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Nice afternoon tea at the Court restaurant on the first floor. Sometimes it's based on an artist or exhibition.
  • Felipe C.
    Felipe CerdaDecember 5, 2015
    Amazing museum. It's like being in Egypt, Greece and Rome all in one place.
  • Adam J.
    Adam JokerOctober 25, 2013
    amazing place. People can see things which were made 3000 - 5000 or even more years before.
  • Chris 
    Chris January 26, 2015
    Amazing building, great selection of (stolen?) treasures from each and every corner of the earth. Don't miss it!
  • Steve D.
    Steve DaviesJanuary 6, 2013
    Try and give a donation if you can afford it. Such a great place to wander through.
  • HashtagNYU
    HashtagNYUJune 16, 2015
    It's easy to get lost in art and history here... Too bad your art history class doesn't do more field trips here. Read more
  • Paul C.
    Paul CunninghamAugust 10, 2014
    So much to see. Plan a lot of time here. The Rosetta Stone and Cleopatra's sarcophagus get crowded.
  • 아드리아
    아드리아April 24, 2015
    Great museum with plenty of interesting expositions and key objects in human history
  • Silversea
    SilverseaJanuary 4, 2012
    Houses over 7 million objects. Don't miss the Rosetta Stone, Room 4, & ancient clay tablets with inscriptions from the famous Epic of Gilgamesh, Room 55.
  • Ayomi M.
    Ayomi MichaelisMay 1, 2016
    Everything is awesome!!! I couldn't say more about this place. Visit and you will understand my speechlessness 😂🙈
  • Émna M.
    Émna MIZOUNISeptember 4, 2014
    If you go to London.. you definitely must visit it! African collection is good.
  • Morgans Hotel Group M.
    You could strain your brain examining 7m artefacts, but you're probably on holiday, so why not gaze instead at Sir Robert Smirke's Greek Revival courtyard (1852), & Norman Foster's Great Court (2000) Read more
  • Ciaran Q.
    Ciaran QuinnAugust 10, 2012
    Challenge by my 12-year-old to all others: try and find a statue of a man without something cut off. Hand, nose, arm, etc :-)
  • Time Out London
    Time Out LondonMarch 27, 2012
    Selected galleries of the British Museum are open until 8.30pm every Friday evening, augmented by tours, special events and food and drink. Read more
  • Jane
    JaneFebruary 23, 2011
    The London Review Bookshop on Bury Street near by does awesome tea and cake. I'd recommend the blueberry tea cake! Read more
  • Citynomadi
    CitynomadiMay 16, 2014
    Being a sunny and warm day, why not to try Nomadi walks of London. Consult your app store for Nomadi and search London!
  • Eugene A.
    Eugene AuJune 2, 2017
    Most like the Assyrian at ground floor and and Babylonian upstairs. These are less accessible around the world.
  • Samta L.
    Samta LalanJanuary 21, 2017
    Use the back door entrance as they have started security screening. Massive queue at main entrance
  • Andy
    AndyApril 27, 2017
    free admission; impressive collection of antiquities from around the world
  • KC
    KCApril 11, 2017
    Very packed. But entrance is free, and there is a lot to see
  • Bilge U.
    Bilge UNovember 7, 2015
    There are wide variety of objects and galleries. But galleries are not in a specific order either chronologically or thematically.
  • Daniel G.
    Absolutely impressive museum! Biggest I've ever been, absolutely recommeded if you are an enthusiast of Ancient Egypt.
  • Petros K.
    Petros KraniasApril 28, 2016
    Rosetta Stone and of the Marbles lord Elgin stole are the best exhibits! Really great place though!
  • Daniele P.
    Daniele PMay 12, 2015
    One of the best museums in the World. Assirian and Egyptian scultures are a must-see
  • Erh@n
    Erh@nAugust 27, 2014
    what a tiny portrait of Mehmet the Conqueror!! perhaps they have more mummies than egypt does :)
  • Khalid G.
    Khalid GoldingJune 19, 2015
    The Ancient Egyptian exhibition never fails to teach me something new. There's a lot of secrets nestled away in that exhibit...
  • Mia B.
    Mia BAugust 9, 2014
    Amazing exhibitions. The food at the restaurant is also quite nice.
  • Fripp W.
    Fripp WarehousingSeptember 19, 2014
    Become a member. Great perks and free lectures and no line for timed-entrance exhibits. Amazing.
  • Hector C.
    Hector CalzadaMarch 27, 2016
    One of the best museums I have visited. Entrance is free.
  • Bora D.
    Bora DemiralanDecember 31, 2015
    you don't need to travel another country in the future if British Museum will keep expanding...
  • Dennis Z.
    Dennis Z.March 26, 2016
    Best museum in London so far. Must try it. Free entrance & wifi
  • Murad B.
    Murad Bin SawadOctober 8, 2016
    Lovely place a lot of history and information is there
  • Pedro M.
    Pedro ManchenoFebruary 9, 2016
    Incredible experience! Most of the exhibitions are free of charge.
  • nur atiqah a.
    nur atiqah anuarNovember 9, 2015
    it's free!!!from greek,to roman era,egyptian era,they even have mummies!!all world history are here
  • Jenny L.
    Jenny LawSeptember 4, 2015
    A big museum that is crowd with people. Come here early. Also it's free!
  • Alvyn L.
    Alvyn LeeAugust 11, 2015
    A place you must visit in London especially the Egypt exhibition to see those mummies
  • Londonist
    LondonistFebruary 22, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Good place to keep in mind if you're in Bloomsbury and need the toilet. Oh, it also has a few artefacts, we hear.
  • Karsten S.
    Karsten SchulzeJanuary 22, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Great museum. It's better to plan your visit accurately because there is so much to see.
  • Michal V.
    Michal ViechaJuly 9, 2016
    Great museum, definitely worth visiting.
  • Gavin Y.
    Gavin YoungMarch 18, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    If you plan on visiting all the museums special paid exhibitions in the year then you are better off getting the museum membership
  • Anglju
    AngljuOctober 24, 2016
    Lots to see but dear British Museum, give those artifacts back to the original countries from where they were stolen
  • Julia K.
    Julia KateJuly 9, 2016
    Excellent exhibits. Take some extra probably will want to see them all!
  • Felipe I.
    Felipe IglesiasSeptember 22, 2015
    Cool. Not better than Louvre but still a nice place to see (and it's free).
  • Daniel W.
    Daniel WhiteMay 13, 2014
    The British Museum is a wonderful heritage collection for the whole world, and keeps getting better!
  • Daniele V.
    Daniele VirgiliAugust 16, 2011
    Rosetta Stone and egyptian part Are spectacular. The entrance is free. Todo if you Are in london
  • Rebecca
    RebeccaSeptember 26, 2015
    Go for the locally British galleries, they are more informative than the foreign ones.
  • Vero A.
    Vero AAugust 30, 2014
    Great exhibitions - quite a modern way to travel around knowledge
  • Margherita B.
    Margherita B.March 11, 2017
    Such an icon museum in London. Free admission
  • Marie R.
    Marie RynkowskiAugust 4, 2015
    2days for visit all but very interesting. Take an audioguide, if you don't want miss a masterpiece!
  • G K.
    G K.December 20, 2014
    check in: 10:15 am - check out: 05:30 pm tiring but the marvelous. as the son of the foods was good.
  • Jameela A.
    Jameela AhliSeptember 27, 2014
    "And let thy feet, millenniums hence, be set in midst of knowledge" - Tennyson
  • Erman O.
    Erman OzJanuary 9, 2015
    u dont need to travel around the world.. just go british museum they have everything
  • Lauren D.
    Lauren DrakeJanuary 27, 2016
    I loved the Egyptian exhibition hall. The only thing that wound me up was the large groups of children, not paying attention to anything, standing in front of things on their phones😖
  • Çağlar A.
    Çağlar ARISOYJune 2, 2014
    One day is not enough for look at the all object. You should look all the objects.
  • Citynomadi
    CitynomadiMay 17, 2016
    This is a paradise in a city, wifi, peace if you want to work.
  • Vanessa R.
    Vanessa RuedaAugust 14, 2017
    pantheon galleries are the best. Spacious, clear and startling pieces
  • Leiliane V.
    Leiliane ValadaresNovember 12, 2016
    Grear exhibitions, spacious and very well located museum.
  • Harkable
    HarkableFebruary 27, 2012
    The museum's website has the largest online database of objects in the collection of any museum in the world, with 2 million individual object entries.
  • cort.
    cort.July 21, 2012
    Go see Shakespeare exhibit. Is bloody fantastic! (As is everything else...)
  • jordaneil
    jordaneilNovember 19, 2014
    One of the coolest museums I've been to.
  • Philip R.
    Philip RijkersJanuary 1, 2017
    Live 3000 years of history in one (or more) day(s). Unique experience
  • Marc T.
    Marc TunguzJune 20, 2017
    Beautiful architecture and interesting collection. A must see.
  • Eamon F.
    Eamon FJanuary 20, 2015
    One of the best museums in the world. Loved seeing the Rosetta Stone up close!
  • Spencer H.
    Spencer HudsonAugust 29, 2013
    Make time to visit. Even if like me you just walk through ... You see amazing things
  • Megan S.
    Megan ShererOctober 29, 2016
    It's great to see such a range of cultures, from ancient Britain all the way to Korea and continental Africa
  • Sam
    SamNovember 30, 2014
    Don't miss out on the Rosetta Stone and the statue found on Easter Island.
  • Pelin D.
    Pelin DuraApril 21, 2016
    free entrance but some rooms have a fee.. worth to go inside ;)
  • Marianna S.
    Marianna SorokaMay 15, 2013
    I'm just amazed how many artifacts from around the world are represented here. Unbelievable.........
  • Denise T.
    Denise TerpstraApril 7, 2013
    The Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum exhibition is amazing! Make sure to visit it before it ends on 29 September 2013.
  • Thomas C.
    Thomas CraenenFebruary 17, 2016
    The former courtyard is currently covered by the largest dome structure in Europe.
  • Corey W.
    Corey WardDecember 28, 2014
    They have an impressive collection of early clocks and watches that was a delight to find.
  • Isaac R.
    Isaac R.August 30, 2015
    It is not one of the main highlights, but the double headed Aztec serpent is marvelous. Come and see for yourself.
  • Ilan K.
    Ilan KochMarch 28, 2010
    If you are exhausted go to the library in the center of the great hall and fall asleep sitting at a table with your head rested on the table /'s quiet and not to uncomfortable.
  • Victoria S.
    Victoria SorochukAugust 18, 2014
    Exhibits are various and exciting. The building itself is marvelous.
  • Stephen K.
    Stephen KingMarch 3, 2011
    Try the food in the Great Court restaurant. Not overly priced, great surroundings and exquisite food!
  • Manu L.
    Manu LorenzoJanuary 14, 2016
    Free, lots of history and entertainment. It is awesome!
  • Alex T.
    Alex TomlinsonJuly 4, 2015
    Really busy in the expected areas like the Egyptian history sections but don't miss all the other treasures that lie in less populated areas!!
  • chris p.
    chris parkerMarch 18, 2012
    Have food and drink before you go because it is VERY expensive, but remember to put cash into the donations box!
  • Justin
    JustinJanuary 18, 2015
    Great museum - everybody loves the mummies! The Aztec mosaics in the Mexico galleries are beautiful
  • Aybige C.
    Aybige CantürkJuly 28, 2015
    There are lots of cultural, religional, historical things you can see...
  • James Y.
    James YoungSeptember 1, 2011
    Plan your visit online, the website has lots of information to help you make the most of your visit.
  • University of Westminster
    Free entry to the British Museum. They also do free tours and talks throughout the day!
  • Mike A.
    Mike AlOctober 10, 2016
    You sure do need more than one day in this amazing museum
  • Christopher B.
    Christopher BrownDecember 27, 2012
    Don't fall victim to the £2 maps as you walk in (unless you really want it). There are free maps located by the Information Desk.
  • Jussi H.
    Jussi HaapkyläSeptember 23, 2011
    Clean high volume (basic) central washroom with touch free taps and big rubbish bins. Hygienewise: no touch free soap and only air drying
    NOWNESSFebruary 22, 2011
    London: Models descended from stairs on either side of the museum's Great Court for Alice Temperley's 10th anniversary runway presentation. Click more info to watch our behind-the-scenes film Read more
  • OngAndrew 翁.
    OngAndrew 翁June 24, 2013
    History and art museum, a place you must visit when you're in London
  • Gökhan K.
    Gökhan KayaFebruary 4, 2015
    If you want to learn ancient day of the world society you can visit. But if you want to learn something about British, you shouldn't go there
  • Zara
    ZaraFebruary 5, 2015
    Absolutely huge museum, there is something for everyone here.
  • Gonçalo M.
    Gonçalo MoraisAugust 23, 2012
    This place is huge. It's a must see for History fans.
  • Susan L.
    Susan LohSeptember 15, 2014
    you can power through in an hour if you focus on the 'must see' list on the museum map.
  • Eman A.
    Eman AbdulazizAugust 29, 2017
    A must see place if you are interested in history and arts.
  • Bartomeu M.
    Bartomeu MartorellDecember 30, 2015
    Incredible. The best from Egypt and so on
  • Marcus H.
    Marcus HanssonDecember 17, 2014
    Well, it's huge. Nice workshops for kids on the lower ground.
  • Alan M.
    Alan MortonOctober 27, 2017
    Been here 5+ times
    Iv been here a good 100 times as it’s outside my work I love it 8/10
  • Lunar H.
    Lunar HAugust 9, 2014
    contemporary and classic African art, go downstairs.
  • Ahmet C.
    Ahmet CoymakNovember 8, 2011
    it is little bit odd to see all world historical items in somewhere that they don't belong... but life worthy to see
  • Mateusz F.
    One of least user friendly multimedia guide. Picking a suggested tour on it os not worth the time - it's just running around.
  • Potsawat S.
    Potsawat SirichanJune 16, 2012
    Great place for knowledge history of the world and real mummy in here!!!
  • Petar O.
    Petar OstojicMarch 11, 2016
    One of the most beautiful museums in the world.
  • Amir Afiq
    Amir AfiqApril 9, 2015
    Impressive building and one day could not cover everything, need to come again!
  • Antiquity Lives
    Antiquity LivesMarch 26, 2011
    This museum contains countless ancient treasures. Grab a map and take your time enjoying them all!
  • Robert J.
    Robert JensenApril 25, 2015
    Worth a visit, even if you think you've seen it all :)
  • Ignacio
    IgnacioMarch 2, 2015
    The Egyptian sector is really good. Free entrance
  • Yudha Y.
    Yudha YudhistiraFebruary 5, 2011
    Beautiful glass ceiling. Oh, and a nice collection of stolen goods from around the world too.
  • Hasan A.
    Hasan AtasoySeptember 9, 2016
    History was amazing...
    Upvoted Oct 21, 2017
  • ilianna
    iliannaJanuary 3, 2016
    Greek and Egyptian exhibits are the best ones.
  • Alice Yagmur
    Alice YagmurJune 27, 2013
    Adorable place idk how many times i came here but never get bored i love to loose my way around mummies
  • Holger L.
    Holger LuedorfNovember 5, 2012
    I loved their current Shakespeare exhibition.
  • Matt C.
    Matt ChurchillMarch 26, 2013
    Get in early to avoid tourists using flash photography & groups of school kids
    USA TODAYDecember 1, 2010
    The British Museum has more than 7 million objects from every continent, some of which have been controversial. Read more
  • Cathrine M.
    Cathrine MyhreJanuary 21, 2015
    It's huge. Expect fun times, historical artifacts in every room and overpriced food 😀
  • Malek A.
    Malek AlmutairiOctober 3, 2016
    This wasn't really our thing as a bit too arty but there were some interesting exhibits that we did enjoy.
  • Daniela C.
    Daniela ChunchukovaJanuary 19, 2014
    The greatest place ever....... If you love history you will be left speachless..
  • Milena
    MilenaMarch 22, 2014
    British Museum says: "We stole everything from all around the world, you can see this by visiting me."
  • John Y.
    John YackulicsJanuary 6, 2013
    The exhibit on Spanish Renaissance printmakers was amazing.
  • Allison C.
    Allison ColemanApril 5, 2015
    Stunning building. Heaving with tourists, but something for everyone to see.
  • David F.
    David FryerJuly 28, 2017
    Masoleum of Halicarnassus - thought it looked dumpy at Bodrum, but its fabtastic here
  • Lloyd
    LloydOctober 27, 2013
    Check out the glass ceiling, it's beautiful.
  • Yulia S.
    Yulia ShyshkoJuly 10, 2016
    Reserve a day to see most of it. They offer free tours for most collections
  • Ricard T.
    Ricard TorresSeptember 24, 2014
    Huge and free. Check out the Egypt section.
  • Alice Yagmur
    Alice YagmurAugust 6, 2013
    BEST MUSEUM EVER ! I <3 mummies !
  • The Style Gourmande
    The Style GourmandeMarch 11, 2016
    everything... you have to see everything!!!
  • Kamal N.
    Kamal NorMay 20, 2014
    Great collections and free wifi, absolutely
  • JK
    JKFebruary 15, 2015
    You can do some shopping at The Grenville Shop after visiting the museum
  • Sammy V.
    Sammy VazcariFebruary 8, 2011
    One of the biggest museums I've ever been to. One of my favourites as well.
  • Amazing Food And Travel
    The British museum is just ok in my opinion, and the cafe/restaurant is a bit overpriced! At least entry to the museum itself is free.
  • Ryan N.
    Ryan NixonNovember 23, 2016
    Fantastic architecture and unparalleled exhibits
  • Humanist Heritage
    Humanist HeritageSeptember 18, 2010
    Galleries 15 & 22 contains busts of ancient Greek humanist thinkers. In gallery 36 is a portrait plaque of Dr Joseph Priestley, a nonconformist minister condemned as an atheist. Read more
  • Seth A.
    Seth AndersonSeptember 10, 2016
    The Egyptian and Ancient Mesopotamia collections are fascinating.
  • Duygu Y.
    Duygu YildizSeptember 20, 2015
    Amazing museum. You should definitely see it.
  • Anton M.
    Anton MalinovskiyFebruary 15, 2016
    Great collection and free
  • Samir G.
    Samir GoelMarch 23, 2017
    Beautiful building and quite the coffee & dessert assortment
  • Tyler D.
    Tyler DJuly 7, 2015
    Egyptian artifacts. Rosetta stone. Other plundered treasures.
  • Harry K.
    Harry K.February 14, 2011
    Bring the Marbles back to Greece. They belong to Athens Parthenon Museum!!
  • marcos n.
    marcos narOctober 16, 2015
    One day to visit all museum, it is worth it <3
  • Sharon T.
    Sharon TsaoJuly 19, 2017
    Please be aware of the poor air circulation in the museum -- no AC in the summer. Be prepared to not wear much.
  • June L.
    June LaiJanuary 8, 2016
    Absolutely amazing, and baby friendly
  • Johnny v.
    Johnny van HalJanuary 24, 2017
    The Assyran and Egyptian exhibition is amazing
  • Gagan S.
    Gagan SinghJune 15, 2016
    Free admission. Special exhibition are extra.
  • Anna C.
    Anna ChuchmekNovember 15, 2015
    Great collections, especially egyptian
  • George X.
    George XintNovember 17, 2015
    History of all around the world.. And Greek culture also..!
  • Jinik J.
    Jinik JeonSeptember 23, 2016
    great !! it's worth to visit, see and feel it.
  • Ian W.
    Ian WivellOctober 17, 2013
    Just had a great guide by David of the Islamic Galleries. Very informative.
  • Daryl S.
    Daryl SchotterJanuary 13, 2017
    Enjoyed the Egyptian/Mesopotamia displays. Amazing to see all that history.
  • Sean O.
    Sean O'ConnorMarch 10, 2014
    The BBC's History of the World in 100 Objects podcast is the perfect companion for your visits
  • Renato D.
    Renato DellDecember 11, 2017
    You will need a few hours to enjoy everything the rooms offer.
  • Anisa A.
    Anisa AFebruary 1, 2016
    Check out the Ghana and Egypt section of the museum; fascinating stuff!
  • Aik S.
    Aik SittichaiNovember 14, 2011
    great collections of the world's famous civilisation.. no British at all!!?
  • Kevin B.
    Kevin BrenkmanNovember 25, 2016
    Big museum and entrance is for free! Security is pointless
  • Mai O.
    Mai Osorio OrtizNovember 25, 2013
    Recomendado: "El Dorado, power and gold in ancient Colombia"....
  • Sommy S.
    Sommy SommyJanuary 28, 2016
    Nice museum and full of history
  • B
    BMarch 22, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Go upstairs for a view over the ground floor.
  • Rachelle D.
    Rachelle DuBoisFebruary 11, 2017
    Interesting and very wide variety of different things
  • plucker
    pluckerSeptember 3, 2010
    Been here 50+ times
    Beautiful glass ceiling. Oh, and a nice collection of stolen goods from around the world too.
  • Jack D.
    Jack DaedrAugust 31, 2015
    A must visit museum for any London tourist
  • Márton F.
    Márton FazekasJuly 22, 2016
    It's simply awesome! And free as well.
  • Karen
    Karen2 weeks ago
    The museum that looks like a ginormous mansion. See a piece of the Rosetta Stone here!
  • Theo Lateralus Y.
    Theo Lateralus YtzJune 6, 2015
    If it says, "Don't touch," please DO NOT TOUCH. There's even a symbol👈🏻 this goes for tour guides too!
  • Voda C.
    Voda CJuly 9, 2017
    You can skip Madame Tussaud but not British museum when in London.
    Otel.comApril 2, 2013
    There are at least 8 million objects within the museum! Come, see them all!
  • Natalya S.
    Natalya St.GermainApril 26, 2015
    "Indigenous Australia" is one of the most interesting current exhibitions! 💕
  • Nate S.
    Nate Schaumberg1 week ago
    Incredibly worth a visit, no matter how much time you have. If you’re nearby, just pop in.
  • Troll3n N.
    Troll3n N.March 14, 2015
    Statues and anything ancient really from anywhere BUT England! LOL
  • Paul N.
    Paul NovareseOctober 19, 2015
    You can see stuff stolen from all over the world all in one place.
  • David S.
    David StrasserMarch 18, 2012
    You're not going to get very close to the Rosetta Stone, so enjoy the rest of the museum.
  • Y. Mithat C.
    Y. Mithat CMay 13, 2016
    The best history museum. A must
  • Hanna-Riina K.
    Hanna-Riina KApril 29, 2015
    Free entrance, no queue, simply walk in and choose which exhibition you wanna explore.
  • Fiona S.
    Fiona SmallcornOctober 26, 2011
    A must see destination esp as it is free - donations welcome. Sit outside on sunny days with your lunch.
  • Sara Maria Elisabeth E.
    For anyone who likes Chinese history this place is nice but a bit small~
  • Mickaël A.
    Mickaël AugelloAugust 20, 2014
    It's free and the collections are great
  • Beboy R.
    Beboy RockerSeptember 23, 2011
    Great free museum with history throughout the ages.
  • Leia S.
    Leia SopataOctober 21, 2016
    Must see with so much culture all in one place.
  • Ioana C.
    Ioana Cociasu1 week ago
    There is a copy of the Rosetta Stone in Room 1 which you can touch and see up close.
  • Robert P.
    Robert PaluszakApril 27, 2016
    Great place to people watch and get a history lesson at the same time.
  • Shoe B.
    Shoe BanerjeeMay 2, 2014
    See the Rosetta Stone. Explore the shared cultural heritage of the world...
  • Hazer A.
    Hazer AytayAugust 25, 2014
    İt is really fantastic Museum🌸
  • Gloverboy
    GloverboyJuly 17, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    London's most visited tourist attraction. And for good reason.
  • World On A.
    World On A LoopMarch 26, 2016
    The best Museum anything you need to know or see is here!
  • Victoriiа ✨
    Victoriiа ✨July 26, 2015
    It is really incredible here!
  • jocelyn L.
    jocelyn L.February 12, 2012
    Elgin Marbles, Rosetta Stone, Egyptian exhibits...all on the Ground floor.
  • Corey W.
    Corey WardDecember 28, 2014
    Save yourself the trouble of getting lost and grab a map for £2.
  • Layal J.
    Layal JambiMarch 7, 2017
    Loved the Islamic world
  • Mich Elle A.
    Mich Elle AriasJanuary 3, 2016
    It is like touring around the whole world! Almost everything is here
  • Alexander K.
    Alexander KustovApril 7, 2015
    Come back often since it's free and always changing
  • Kamal S.
    Kamal SekhonSeptember 2, 2011
    Pasta in tomato sauce in the cafe is worth every penny!
  • Henrik H.
    Henrik HägglundApril 18, 2017
    A lot of stolen artefacts from all over the world😌
  • Daniel R.
    Daniel RehnNovember 11, 2015
    Probably the best museum in the world.
  • Ilze F.
    Ilze FourieMarch 10, 2011
    You need to allow lots of time to visit this great Museum
  • Louis K.
    Louis KliegerJanuary 4, 2015
    Check out the Clock and Watch exhibit. Incredibly beautiful.
  • Jess B.
    Jess BarronOctober 6, 2010
    Delicious St. Germain and sparkling wine cocktail in the upstairs restaurant.
  • Travis C.
    Travis CombelAugust 15, 2014
    Free with a requested donation. You could spend days here.
  • Duang P.
    Duang PosathornAugust 7, 2017
    Lots of historic things with free access
  • Danai P.
    Danai PsaradelliMay 15, 2017
    Parthenon's section and also the mummies.
  • Tom H.
    Tom HenryJanuary 6, 2011
    The free tour of the ancient Rome area is defo worth a look
  • Massimiliano S.
    Massimiliano SquiriJune 10, 2012
    Best museum. I love the Egyptian zone.
  • Yvonne L.
    Yvonne LinNovember 29, 2014
    It's a really great museum, free!
  • Ivan D.
    Ivan DaviesNovember 9, 2010
    Love this place been here 5 times in the last few months. Montezumas show was my recent fave
  • Aaron
    AaronAugust 26, 2014
    The Parthenon Room is my personal favourite.
  • Ernando B.
    Ernando BressanApril 2, 2012
    The best museum in Europe ever and free!
  • George M.
    George MacDFebruary 7, 2015
    Nice building. Shame they charge so much for the temporary exhibitions.
  • Matt W.
    Matt WhiteJuly 5, 2013
    Been here 100+ times
    Go and see Beyond El Dorado. It will be awesome!
  • Danny L.
    Danny LewisMarch 8, 2015
    Well presented, always a good exhibition.
  • Kosta D.
    Kosta DinosOctober 11, 2014
    The uk should rename it to "stolen-artifacts-from-around-the-world museum".
  • Saud A.
    Saud AlghizziJune 24, 2015
    Definitely worth a visit.
  • Witold D.
    Witold DonwitoMay 15, 2017
    If not for the collection, go there to see the building.
  • Priya T.
    Priya TungrusJuly 2, 2017
    Went to see the Hokusai exhibition - way too crowded. I didn't get a chance to see everything as the queues were three in front of each painting
  • Patrick A.
    Patrick AlkemadeFebruary 1, 2016
    Gorgeous museum with a massive collection!
  • Clau H.
    Clau HLJanuary 3, 2015
    The exhibition of Greece is pretty amazing. 😱
  • Patricia B.
    Patricia BNovember 29, 2013
    You're gonna need more than a day to go through the entire museum.
  • Tugra G.
    Tugra GöndenJanuary 15, 2017
    Superb collection of stolen goods
  • CX S.
    CX SimJuly 9, 2016
    A good museum with awesome collections
  • Nilson R.
    Nilson RogérioMarch 6, 2015
    The museum of all museums. The clichè is unavoidable.
  • Ugur Kagan D.
    Ugur Kagan DinçsoyDecember 28, 2014
    Halikarnassos temple, nimrud and ninova parts, sadness for Turkish people..
  • Jenn P.
    Jenn PJuly 8, 2015
    Well done exhibits. So much to see!
  • Favio A.
    Favio ARMay 11, 2013
    Eye Opener Tours are a must and are for free!
  • Eman R.
    Eman RashwanJune 3, 2014
    Don't miss the great hall in the ground floor
    FARAHJuly 22, 2014
    i wish in one day visit london..i like so much
  • Mehmet Y.
    Mehmet YıldızApril 3, 2015
    Free guided tours are good.
  • Nabeel K.
    Nabeel KhalidDecember 31, 2015
    Southeast Asian galleries are amazing
  • Jade L.
    Jade L.October 2, 2011
    Best museum ever. MUST SEE: The Egyptian mummies.
  • Massimiliano S.
    One of the best Museum in London! Check it out!
  • Eliana B.
    Eliana BlättlerDecember 31, 2011
    Don't miss the Rosetta stone (ground floor, room 4, Egyptian sculpture)
  • pirokom
    pirokomDecember 5, 2011
    One of the best museums. Great presentations. So moved.
  • Asraf Hanafi S.
    Asraf Hanafi SpearsFebruary 27, 2017
    If you like history, this is the right place for you. But if you like science, like me, the National History Museum will be the perfect place for you (and me)
  • Nicolò P.
    Nicolò PittoniMay 15, 2016
    great sicily exhibition from 21st april - 14th august 2016
  • Gilly T.
    Gilly ThorneMay 16, 2017
    Great Hockney etchings and drawings on floor 4
  • Gagan S.
    Gagan SinghJuly 21, 2015
    Free WiFi, great history, culture
  • Hervé
    HervéSeptember 7, 2014
    Did you find the famous Rosetta stone?
  • J. I.
    J. I.G.October 30, 2014
    One of the best museums in the world
  • Alexandre C.
    Alexandre CurielOctober 18, 2015
    One of the best museum ever!
  • Calum H.
    Calum HallidayMay 15, 2010
    The Chinese jade exhibit is great. Nice Guinness in the Museum Bar across the road.
  • Barış A.
    Barış AralSeptember 3, 2016
    British Museum,scale lady on board.
  • Victoria G.
    Victoria González DíazSeptember 13, 2014
    What an amazing museum! And it's free!
  • Niels Krogh S.
    Helt fantastisk museum. Besøg Library of Enlightenment!
  • diesteffi
    diesteffiAugust 5, 2016
    take the bible tour you will learn so much
  • Meghan D.
    Meghan Driscoll❤March 12, 2012
    Fine a quiet corner and just sketch! It's such an inspiring location!
  • DJ R.
    DJ RydeenDecember 20, 2016
    Seems a LOT smaller inside than it looks from the outside.
  • Johanan O.
    Johanan OttensooserDecember 31, 2015
    Don't forget the clock room!
  • Free in London
    Free in LondonApril 17, 2012
    a must see museum no matter how tight your scedule
  • Duang P.
    Duang PosathornAugust 7, 2017
    Japan statue at the 5th floor
  • Rachelle B.
    Rachelle BJune 30, 2017
    The Japanese Galleries.
  • Meaghan H.
    Meaghan HMay 11, 2017
    A must-see while in London!
  • Marialetizia M.
    Marialetizia MMarch 24, 2013
    Wonderful exhibition about Pompeii and Herculaneum
  • sofiagk
    sofiagkNovember 5, 2010
    It would be a good idea to donate some money as entry to the museum is free.
  • Jason B.
    Jason BorthwickOctober 30, 2013
    Try the children's activity packs from the Information Point
  • QuantumPCSupport
    QuantumPCSupportJuly 30, 2013
    Great Place to watch Read more
  • Guillermo C.
    Guillermo CarreraJanuary 18, 2016
    It's great... The collection is wonderful
  • Pablo
    PabloOctober 4, 2010
    I have to add, the hot dogs just outside the gates are awesome!
  • Joanna K.
    Joanna KociubaMarch 28, 2015
    I love this place :) Highly recommend
  • Priya T.
    Priya TungrusJune 20, 2015
    Another good exhibition - Defining Beauty
  • Anna T.
    Anna TrifonidouOctober 12, 2014
    Return the marbles. And put down the ridiculous sign about how you got them. A propaganda against Greece. If you dont have anything to show of your own then show nothing at all.
  • David L.
    David LongworthMarch 20, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Members room wifi: BMMembers password is 74ge4sesf3
  • Noodle 🌸
    Noodle 🌸June 15, 2015
    Much more intersting than i can imagine :)
  • Tom T.
    Tom ThomasJune 29, 2013
    Make sure you check the ceiling, its beauteful!
  • Priya T.
    Priya TungrusSeptember 1, 2014
    The children's backpacks are really good
  • Ali
    AliSeptember 26, 2016
    if for nothing else; come to see the ceiling, truly!
  • Hamza M.
    Hamza MohamedFebruary 20, 2015
    Free entries foe every other body' you dont have to buy a ticket to go in....
  • Phil N.
    Phil NomApril 23, 2015
    Can you believe it's free? Worth the donation many times over!
  • Roslyn-Nicole F.
    Roslyn-Nicole FordApril 7, 2014
    you need like 3 days to see this whole museum
  • Lewin H.
    Lewin Higgins-GreenNovember 1, 2016
    Sunken cities exhibition was fantastic
  • Marcela S.
    Marcela SaiffeAugust 25, 2016
    Loved the shamanic objects and tools.
  • Kasia K.
    Kasia KoczułapNovember 9, 2015
    Rosetta Stone is... just wow! And mummies.
  • Andreas M.
    Andreas MJanuary 6, 2016
    Great place, I liked the library part
  • Otavio B.
    Otavio BredaMarch 4, 2014
    Incredible!! The whole world history is here!
  • Nasos E.
    Nasos EfstathiadisDecember 27, 2010
    try the hot dog just outside the BM. It's a must!
  • Rafael G.
    Rafael GarciaJanuary 20, 2016
    So much to see. Worth the time
  • Andy D.
    Andy DayJuly 2, 2016
    Sunken cities exhibition from Egypt - brilliant and fascinating exhibit
  • Jorge M.
    Jorge MercadoSeptember 8, 2016
    All really interesting, and free
  • Anka B.
    Anka BkSeptember 29, 2014
    A must for a first timer.
  • Amra S.
    Amra SabySeptember 10, 2016
    Interesting exhibitions 🤔🔝
  • João R.
    João RomãoMarch 30, 2013
    This is a great museum, unfortunately due to lack of time I wasn't able to check all the rooms...
  • Sony Xperia™ Football
    Sony Xperia™ FootballNovember 23, 2011
    There's more to see here than you could hope to in a day, why not take the 30 minute eye opener tour?
  • Emma H.
    Emma HarrisonMarch 10, 2010
    The Egyptian Exhibition is amazing and they have outstanding exhibitions
  • Matt B.
    Matt BApril 25, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    "Cradle to Grave" piece still going strong in the Living and Dying exhibit. Must-see!
  • Abdulla B.
    Abdulla Bin BishrJune 6, 2015
    Egyptian mummies can be found here 💀
  • Roberto S.
    Roberto SJune 14, 2014
    Many cultures of the world in one place!
  • Danny
    DannyNovember 11, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    There is not only the Egypt wing here, try with the clocks, I spent lots of time watching them just working.
  • Stephen M.
    Stephen McVerryJuly 17, 2012
    You'll need more than one visit.
  • M7mmd_s
    M7mmd_sMay 7, 2013
    متحف خورافي ، تجي لندن ماتزوره زيارتك ناقصه ، فيه من كل العصور والحضارات باختصار ياخذك جوله في التارررريخ ،،، لاتنسى تزور قسم الحضاره الاسلاميه
  • Rodrigo C.
    Rodrigo ChiongSeptember 23, 2016
    Excelente Museo, y además gratuito. Es posible ver los imperdibles en una hora o pasar el día entero recorriendo. Muy bueno para quienes gusten de historia universal y de Europa!
  • Los Viajes d.
    Los Viajes de PituApril 13, 2016
    Es uno de los museos más entretenidos de la ciudad. Es gratis. Y uno de los museos más antiguos del mundo. Recomendado al 100% 👍👍👍
  • Michela L.
    Michela LediMay 13, 2017
    Un museo stupefacente per ampiezza e ricchezza dei materiali. Dalla stele di Rosetta al libro dei morti, un viaggio meraviglioso nelle civiltà di tutto il mondo. Da non perdere.
  • Jorge S.
    Uno de mis top 5 en museos. Una colección muy selecta, en un espacio muy agradable. De verdad que es un lujo de museo y gratis en un 80% de sus salas !!!
  • Rodo M.
    Rodo MacielJuly 2, 2016
    Uno de los museos mas chidos que he visitado en mi vida y el mejor en Londres. Tiene exposiciones de todo el mundo, y piezas super interesantes, es gratis y fácil de recorrer, simplemente deber ir!!!
  • Santiago D.
    Santiago DuarteNovember 11, 2017
    Un must por la cantidad de obras que tienen acumuladas. Se muestran piezas Asirias, egipcias, griegas, africanas y romanas muy bien conservadas y en contexto. Gratuito y muy interesante.
  • Jose F. M.
    No te puedes perder... Las galerías griegas, sobre todo la del Partenón. Suerte para ver la piedra de Rosetta: hay un gentío delante que no te deja disfrutarla.
  • JACKY X.
    JACKY XTREMJune 13, 2013
    Llegar lo más temprano posible directo a las salas de Egipto y para ver la piedra rosetta hace gran diferencia en el tiempo que puedes ver y tomar fotos. Sin tantos turista puede ser sobre poblado .
  • Natalia C.
    Natalia CruzSeptember 16, 2014
    Una de las colecciones mas increíbles del Mundo. Que impresionante son cada una de las salas. Y lo mejor es que el ingreso es gratuito/ One of the most amazing and biggest collection over the world.
  • Guilherme F.
    Guilherme FariasMarch 4, 2016
    Antes de visitar, pesquise quais são os pontos mais interessantes (top 10 ou top 20), pois o museu é grande demais e não dá pra ver tudo. É uma visita obrigatória, além de ser gratuito.
  • Sang-uk B.
    Sang-uk BaeSeptember 25, 2014
    모든 오디오 가이드를 들으면서 전시관을 전부 관람할 경우(특별 전시 포함) 쉬지 않고 12시간 정도 걸립니다. 오디오 가이드를 대여했을 경우 파르테논 신전 안내가 충실하니 꼭 들어보세요.
  • Sophie W.
    Sophie WanderlustJune 26, 2017
    Entrée gratuite! L'architecture du lieu est assez spéciale. Ce musée est immense! Prévoyez pas mal de temps!
  • Pauli V.
    Pauli VillamarínJuly 27, 2017
    Es uno de los museos más importantes del mundo y vale la pena visitarlo. Eso sí, prepárate a pasar largas horas paseando por sus salas y contemplando sus grandes exposiciones.
  • Grecia R.
    Grecia RodriguezSeptember 17, 2016
    Increíble tanto en su arquitectura como en la colección, requerirás un par de horas para recorrerlo, tienen piezas excepcionales
  • Rafael R.
    Rafael RojoOctober 25, 2015
    El museo es gratuito y tiene una impresionante colección de piezas antiguas. Hay wifi gratis. Llegue temprano abren de 10 a 17:30. Viernes cierran 21hrs.
  • Fuyuhiko T.
    Fuyuhiko TakayaSeptember 17, 2017
  • Nur D.
    Nur DemirJuly 18, 2016
    Sanat tarihiyle gerçekten ilgiliyseniz, bu müzeyi gezmeye en az iki gün ayırın. Girişte müze haritası alıp, gezdiğiniz oda numaralarını işaretleyerek dolaşırsanız bu size zaman kazandırabilir.
  • Franco I.
    Franco IavicoliOctober 7, 2012
    Imponente e monumentale istituzione londinese, ospita capolavori e collezioni incredibili da tutto il mondo e di ogni epoca, peccato andare a Londra e non visitarlo
  • Lucas M.
    Lucas MoreiraFebruary 4, 2015
    Venha com bastante tempo, pois são muitas galerias sobre vários momentos das civilizações mais notórias. Egito, Grécia, Império Romano, Idade Média, relógios e moedas são meus destaques.
  • Alex C.
    Alex CasajuanaFebruary 4, 2017
    Es gratis, y recomiendo ir por la mañana, si no se llena demasiado. Imprescindible ver la sección del Antiguo Egipto.
  • Marcio N.
    Marcio NavarroAugust 18, 2017
    Museu espetacular, com um acervo imenso. Reserve no mínimo um período do dia para poder visitar com calma.
  • Luis S.
    Luis ShimabukuroDecember 29, 2014
    Venha ver as galerias do Egito, Grécia e do Oriente, vale a pena!!! O museu é gigante, venha com tempo!
  • FOCUS Online
    FOCUS OnlineNovember 22, 2012
    Im 1759 eröffneten British Museum kann man alles betrachten, was die Briten aus ihren ehemaligen Kolonien so mit nach Hause geschleppt haben. Darunter auch der berühmte Rosetta Stone. Read more
  • Aldo M.
    Aldo MezaJuly 25, 2015
    El rentar el sistema de audio es una muy buena forma de disfrutar todo el museo, el sistema tiene varios idiomas
  • Mar A.
    Mar AbadNovember 1, 2013
    Me fascina que los museos públicos sean gratuitos y tengan wifi abierto. Me encanta la filosofía británica de open science. I love this country!
  • Jean C.
    Jean CitéAugust 7, 2014
    Indispensable reservar más de un día y ser selectivo a la hora de trazar la ruta. Las colecciones egipcia y griega son sin duda impresionantes.
  • Valentina R.
    Valentina ReNovember 17, 2015
    Un museo che ripercorre tutta la storia dell'umanità. In un giorno di pioggia lasciatevi affascinare da questo posto incantevole.
  • Rana T.
    Rana Tefe KurtulduSeptember 5, 2016
    Topraklarimizdanda birçok eser getirilmiş olan küçük çaplı Mısırı içinde barındıran bir günde bitirilmeyecek kadar büyük bir muze
  • Ruben H.
    La entrada es gratuita pero vale la pena revisar las exposiciones extra. Hay que ir con bastante tiempo ya que es impresionante.
  • Thomas U.
    Thomas UhgettoSeptember 4, 2014
    Toujours aussi magnifique en plus l'entrée est gratuite autant en profiter !!! Dommage que la bibliothèque ne soit pas ouverte...
  • Guilherme E.
    Guilherme EblingAugust 10, 2013
    Não espere ver tudo em um dia, o museu é enorme. A coleção egípcia é incrível! Acervo todo de graça, e imperdível.
  • Adriana H.
    Adriana HammesJanuary 4, 2017
    Tem uma cafeteria, entre as salas 36 e 37, que serve um almoço delicioso (tarte com salada), outras coisinhas doces e café (claro!).
  • Albert C.
    Albert Calvo FumadóNovember 1, 2017
    Necessitas 2 jornadas enteras para poder analizar a detalle. Lugar sin duda merecidamente destacado, alucinante.
  • Dsignoria L.
    Dsignoria LinoviOctober 27, 2017
    Ücretsiz ulusal müze , müzeciliği iyi biliyorlar , bizim topraklardan çıkan korumayı bilmediğimiz eserlere iyi bakıyorlar.
  • Saad M ™ ®.
    Saad M ™ ®August 27, 2016
    Amazing museum free of charge entry avoid coming in school times to many children 😕👂تجي لندن وماجيت المتحف !!! أجل ماجيت لندن 😒👊
  • Bruno Z.
    Bruno ZucheratoDecember 15, 2015
    Simplesmente maravilhoso... É preciso pensar bem nas horas que vai ficar lá para planejar os melhores lugares para se visitar
  • Felipe Z.
    Felipe ZavanJuly 11, 2015
    Um dos melhores museus que já fui, incrível coleção de objetos e obras, enorme e muito interessante.
  • Vedat K.
    Vedat KursunApril 9, 2017
    Bu müzede gezilmez, yaşanır :) Defalarca gelip, her seferinde bir bölümüne odaklanmak güzel olur.
  • MC ..
    MC .April 19, 2014
    Fantástica la piedra Rosetta y la zona de sarcófagos egipcios... Ok, en realidad todo es fantástico.
  • Madeline G.
    Si te gustan los museos arqueológicos, sabes que has de venir a ver determinadas piezas. La estrella: La piedra Rosetta.
  • Maryana
    MaryanaJuly 24, 2015
    Тут можно увидеть чего англичане наворовали в других странах. Самое популярное место- зал с мумиями
  • Pedro H.
    Pedro Hidalgo LabarcaMarch 17, 2015
    Imperdible si estas en Londres. Tiene el único moai q conbina la cultura del hombre pájaro con la rapa nui
  • Denise S.
    Denise SNovember 4, 2016
    Las momias están buenas. En general es medio chico, mucho más que el MET de New York. Gratis
  • Fernando D.
    Fernando Del CastinoFebruary 23, 2016
    Bu müzeye dolu dolu bir gün ayırmak bile az. Çok büyük. Tüm dünya bu müzenin içinde.
  • Hubert K.
    Hubert KratiroffOctober 14, 2013
    Ancienne cours intérieure couverte absolument dingue et superbe. Musée gratuit : allez y simplement pour l'architecture du lieu c'est magique.
  • Leonid B.
    Leonid BimbatDecember 31, 2013
    Очень интересная выставка монет и купюр на 2-м этаже. История денег. Очень радует, что можно всё фотографировать!
  • JACKY X.
    JACKY XTREMJune 13, 2013
    Los viernes las salas griegas cierran tarde, conviene ver primero la egipcia llegando lo primero luego lo demás y al final dejar las griegas.
  • Murat E.
    Murat ErdalJuly 27, 2015
    Harika. Anadoludan eserlerin götürülmesi üzüntü verici. Fakat biz kaçırılan eserlere gerekli ilgiyi ve Özeni gösterebilir miydik? Kararı siz verin...
  • Sergio F.
    Sergio F.May 15, 2015
    Obligatorio prepararse la visita antes de entrar con las 10 cosas más importantes. En caso contrario sólo queda sumirse en la desesperación más absoluta.
  • Mireia R.
    Mireia RAugust 12, 2013
    Entrada gratuita. Ofrecen un mapa gratuito, pero no es muy claro... Parece q el de pago de 2pounds vale la pena para aprovechar la visita.
  • FranCa
    FranCaOctober 12, 2016
    Conviene ir pronto para dar cuenta del fruto de la rapiña inglesa.
  • Alipe
    AlipeDecember 9, 2015
    Lo mejor sin duda, el Partenón y el edificio central. Tienda con muchas cosas curiosas
  • Abdurrhman A.
    Abdurrhman AlajmiJune 14, 2015
    جمييييييييييل والدخول مجاني وبعض الأجنحة بفلوس.. جناح العملات شي رهييب أعجبني مرة .. عمومًا اكثر الأجنحة مريت عليها مرور بس.. لكن بعضها كان الوقوف حتمي 😍
  • Ugur Kagan D.
    Ugur Kagan DinçsoyDecember 28, 2014
    Türkiye eserlerinden bazıları üzücü ancak Türkiye'de bu şekilde korunabilir miydi düşünülmeli.. Ninova ve Nemrut bölgeleri ile ilgili müzemiz bile yok..
  • Leyla K.
    Leyla KayaFebruary 27, 2015
    Her zanan guzel her zaman yenilikci, her zaman dolu ve en onemlisi halka acik
  • Jussy O.
    Jussy OliveiraApril 28, 2016
    Vá com tempo! O Museu reúne um acervo extraordinário da história da humanidade. É todo divido em setores.
  • Gökhan
    GökhanFebruary 12, 2016
    İnsan ömründe en az bir kez görülmesi gereken harika bir müze. Zemin hatta bildiğiniz Mısır ülkesi var
  • Adan G.
    Adan GonzalezJuly 25, 2012
    Sensacional Museo!! Tienes que ir muy temprano por que esta enorme!! pero está muy bonito!!
  • Ron
    RonMay 14, 2015
    Sehr interessantes und vor allem sehr umfangreiches Museum.
  • Nika B.
    Nika BakhsolianiFebruary 19, 2016
    გაანაწილეთ თქვენი ვიზიტი ორ დღეზე, ერთ დღეში ეს ყველაფერი ძალიან დამღლელი, არაეფექტური და ზედაპირულია. წამოსვლამდე შეიმუშავეთ მუზეუმშიდა მარშრუტი, რუკა საიტზე დევს. პ.ს. უფასოა და ბავშვებითაა სავსე.
  • Olga I.
    Olga IlyukhinaNovember 7, 2013
    Здесь можно за час пройтись по реальному учебнику истории. Задумываешься, что же осталось в странах империи, откуда все это натащили.
  • Özgür Ö.
    Özgür ÖğütcenJune 28, 2016
    İnsan evladının araştırma duygusunu iliklerinizde hissedeceksiniz. Tartışmasız alkışı hak eden bir yer.
  • Sabrina L.
    Sabrina LoisApril 10, 2016
    Increíble todo, la piedra roseta, la parte egipcia, romana, todo increíble
  • Merve A.
    Merve AltıntaşDecember 22, 2014
    Mısır sergisini mutlaka görün! Doya doya gezmek icin en az yarim gun ayirin derim :)
  • Daihkim K.
    Daihkim KimJuly 19, 2012
    British musium provides Korean multimedia tour guide . 한국말 안내 녹음기를 제공해서 각 전시물의 설명을 쉽게 들을 수 있어요.
  • Peter Pan
    Peter PanJuly 19, 2015
    Londra'ya gelince uğranılması gereken en önemli müze
  • Lelio A.
    Lelio AzevedoNovember 26, 2015
    Incontáveis galerias. Você t a impressão que o Mundo está aqui. Dedique um bom tempo. Para quem gosta de museus, é o que há.
  • Gamzek
    GamzekApril 30, 2013
    Elin ıngılızı ne güzel de calmıs,tum Halikarnas,lıkya,Efes burda
  • mügüş
    mügüşOctober 16, 2013
    Özellikle 61-66 nolu galerilerdeki mumyalari mutlaka görün, ölmüş de olsa Cleopatra ile tanışın
  • Ozgul
    OzgulFebruary 12, 2013
    Ingiltereye gelip gormeden gitmemelisiniz. Misir, Africa ve bircok ulkenin kendine ozgu kulturlerini yansitan eserlerini gorebileceginiz buyuk bir muze.
  • Omar M.
    Omar Muñoz LoyaApril 8, 2017
    me gusta mucho más su arquitectura que su exhibición... pero gratis hasta las patadas son buenas.
  • Victor R.
    Victor RoganovNovember 25, 2016
    Невероятного размера музей. Огромные коллекции древностей и всё бесплатно.
  • Ömür
    ÖmürFebruary 15, 2015
    Önceden kızıyordum, bizim ülkemizden de bi çok eser aşırmışlar. Aşırmasalar kalırmıydı? Şiddetle tavsiye edilir
  • ANAMIA 2.
    ANAMIA 2610January 4, 2015
    Espectacular! Visitarlo sin prisa para poder apreciar todo lo que tiene!
  • Patrícia L.
    Patrícia LanducciDecember 9, 2016
    Muito bacana! O melhor é de graça!!!! Amei a parte do Egito!!!!
  • elMeyer
    elMeyerJanuary 10, 2016
    Imprescindible, hay que visitar la coleccion egipcia y la mesopotamica
  • M7mmd_s
    M7mmd_sMay 7, 2013
    تجي لندن ماتزور المتحف البريطاني ،، زيارتك ناقصه ، فيه من كل تاريخ وعصر وزمان قطعه ،
  • Francisco Javier C.
    Un lugar muy especial para l@s que nos gusta la historia.
  • Divonilde P.
    Divonilde PereiraJuly 2, 2014
    Paraíso para os amantes da arte, mas não só para eles. Todos deveriam conhecer. Gratuito.
  • Christopher L.
    Christopher LewisAugust 30, 2015
    Den Multimedia Guide kann man sich getrost sparen. Die sagen auch nur, was auf den Tafeln steht.
  • Aysun A.
    Aysun AkarMarch 27, 2017
    Mutlaka gidin Harika bir yer bir tam günü rahatça burada geçirebilirsiniz
  • Rômulo V.
    Uma boa pedida para um dia chuvoso! Como é gratuito, permite explorar aos poucos, a cada dia.
  • Nymmh
    NymmhOctober 21, 2016
    Tout simplement un des plus grands musées du monde
  • Eloise M.
    Eloise ManeroSeptember 18, 2015
    Su precio lo mejor. Es gratis algo bastante excepcional en Londres!
  • Silvina G.
    Silvina GutierrezMarch 28, 2016
    Muy interesante y tiene wifi gratuito
  • Илья С.
    Илья СтепановSeptember 18, 2014
    Обязательно посетите этот музей! Потрясающие экспонаты!
  • B M.
    B MApril 21, 2015
    Entrée gratuite, collections très riches
  • Pedro Antonio J.
    Barato y muy educativo para pasar una tarde. La entrada es gratis.
  • abd aziz m.
    abd aziz mohamedJuly 6, 2015
    Kenangan lalu ...tempat sangat menarik .
  • Claudia H.
    Claudia HornAugust 2, 2013
    Se for verão, vá com roupas leves, pois maior parte do museu não tem ar condicionado. É imperdível e gratuíto.
  • Vê A.
    Vê AguiarAugust 4, 2015
    Cada pedaço de Londres é uma surpresa! Museu gigante é muito bonito
  • Gianluca F.
    Gianluca FiorettiJune 11, 2016
    Il British è un museo fenomenale
  • Lluvia R.
    Lluvia RodríguezSeptember 11, 2016
    Magnífico museo y además gratuito. Se tardan días en verlo entero.
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