- 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.
- Restaurant Onsite
- Snacks Available
- Picnics Allowed
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- 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
Assistance/Guide Dogs only.
Baby food facilities
There are baby feeding rooms in the Ford Centre for Young Visitors and near the East stairs.
There is little on-street parking available. The nearest car park to the Museum is located at Bloomsbury Square, WC1A 2RJ.