- Museums and Art Galleries
Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)
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.
- Picnics Allowed
- Snacks Available
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Parking Available On-site
- Parking Available Nearby
- Pushchair Friendly
Getting There and Contact Information
Great Russell Street, London, Greater London, WC1B 3DG, England
Click here to visit British Museum's website
020 7323 8299
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Monday to Sunday 10:00 – 17:30
Closed 24th - 26th December, 1st January.
There are 3 cafes at the Museum as well as a picnic area.
There are toilets on every floor of the Museum. Accessible toilets are located in the Great Court, the Ford Centre for Young Visitors, the Clore Education Centre and to the north of Room 66.
Family oriented shop available.
Baby food facilities
There are baby feeding rooms in the Ford Centre for Young Visitors and near the East stairs.