British Museum | Day Out With The Kids

British Museum

London, Greater London, England

Attraction Information

  • Museums and Art Galleries icon Museums and Art Galleries

Ages: 4+

Venue type: Indoor

There is always something for families to do together at The British Museum. Special family events and activities include:

Activity backpacks: Puzzles, games and activities to do in the galleries. Available every day for Free!

Children's Multimedia Guide: Listen to Vid the Martian as he looks at Museum objects. Available every day for Free!

Hamlyn Family Trails: 8 fun trails to follow around the Museum. Available every day for free!

Plus free digital workshops available every weekend and school holiday too!

Plus for school age kids and beyond you've got the vast 8 million strong collection of antiquities and artefacts, with it's most famous bits including the Parthenon Marbles, Rosetta Stone, the Head Of Rameses, the Assyrian Winged Bull Gateway and even an Easter Island statue.

Facilities

  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Snacks Snacks Available
  • Picnics Picnics Allowed
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Baby Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available Nearby
  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly

Getting There and Contact Information

Address

Great Russell Street, London, Greater London, WC1B 3DG, England

Contact

Click here to visit British Museum's website
020 7323 8299

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Monday to Sunday 10:00 – 17:30
Closed 24th - 26th December & 1st January

Pricing

Free admission

More Information

Pets allowed

Assistance/Guide Dogs only.

Parking facilities

There is little on-street parking available. The nearest car park to the Museum is located at Bloomsbury Square, WC1A 2RJ.

Baby food facilities

There are baby feeding rooms in the Ford Centre for Young Visitors and near the East stairs.