Museum closed for two weeks
Owing to the additional measures to counter the spread of the coronavirus, the museum will remain closed up to and including 18 November. The Reading Room remains open.
The two-week closure starts on the morning of Thursday 5 November.
If you have already purchased tickets for this period, the money will be repaid automatically. You do not have to take any action. If the money hasn’t been repaid within one week, or if you have any questions, send an email to email@example.com.
Until that time, there’s plenty to discover about our collections online. Read stories by our curators on the blog page, browse through the image databases, or follow us on social media. Find us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.