Our free stamper trail will help you follow the story told in the museum displays. Objects on display date from ancient times to the present day. In the pantheon of museums in london, one stands out from the crowd. British museumegypt q british museum w tour beginsgreat court e egypt. Download the floor plan to help you plan your route in the museum. Books by british museum author of british museum guide. The guide to the british museum culture guides the new. Guida al british museum in italiano londra culturale. Most bible tours are in english, but we have guides for many other languages too. The wonderful collection of this app covers the length and breadth of the british museum and all its wellknown departments.
British museum in a few weeks some of us will travel to london and will visit the british museum. Guide to the sources in the netherlands concerning the history of asia and oceania 17961949. May 18, 2010 the british museum in london is a museum of human history and culture. From helen of troys abduction to the deception of the trojan horse, tread the line between myth and reality in this phenomenal new exhibition. Localizzazione di british museum sulla mappa di londra.
To begin your journey, take the lift back in time to level 2. Its collections, which number more than millions objects, are amongst the largest and most comprehensive all. Il british museum e una delle piu straordinarie collezioni archeologiche del mondo. The parthenon sculptures in the british museum it was the centrepiece of an ambitious building programme on the acropolis of athens. Preserved body a head and arm s sakhmet statues d beard of sphinx f limestone false door g nenkheftka statue russell square bloomsbury st. Resources required access to british museum website. Take yourself on a tour of the british museum these pages contain a detailed description of the exhibits in the british museum in london which have a connection with the bible. Note the museum is closed on closed 24, 25 and 26 december, 1 january and good friday. Galleries there are over 50 public galleries across a lower, main and upper floor.
Guides library research guide for finding manuscripts and. The british museum is one of the great museums of the world. Guide to the department of oriental manuscripts and printed books. With more than 70,000 exhibits ranged over several miles of galleries, it boasts a huge collection of antiquities, prints and drawings more than million objects and growing. The status of the remains within the museum legal status of institution 27 f. The only drawback of the book is if you have visited the museum more than once the book really becomes redundant other than a map of the galleries as it is aimed towards first timers. Bible tours londons bible tour team offer you a very popular range of british museum tours presented by jw guides who are mostly pioneers or appointed brothers, all are local jehovahs witnesses. The temples great size and lavish use of white marble was intended to show off the citys power and wealth at the height of its empire.
Verra eseguita una copia digitale temporanea di tale documento. Its permanent collection of some eight million works is among the largest and most comprehensive in existence, having been widely sourced during the era of the british empire. Auditorium 420 seats temporary exhibition sully entranc 10 denon entrance. Buy british museum visitor guide italian online the british. The guide to the british museum culture guides the new york. There is no charge to enter the british museum and view the main collection however you may need to. This museum is huge, so it is a good idea that you choose which rooms are the most interesting for you and get ready your own itinerary.
The money to found a british museum was raised by a lottery in the middle of the last century. Sir hans sloane having offered his books and museum of natural history to parliament, for less than half its value 20,000, it was purchased, together with the famous harleian and cottonian mss. You can book the multimedia guide at the same time as your online ticket. When the british museum opened in 1753, it was the worlds first national public museum, free as it still is to all studious and curious persons. Everything and anything youd need to know about the british museum. Visiting the british museum with eyfs museum information the british museum the british museum is a large national collection of objects from around the world. British museum guida alla visita, orari, opere, informazioni utili. Librairie post office ticket services area membership area membership center societe des amis du louvre roup en rance entry point for self guidedgroups end individual activities audiovisual room. The british museum is a large national collection of objects from around the world. The key to getting around londons transport system, on tubes and buses, is the oyster card, which you can buy on arrival or in advance. Published for the british library by british museum publications, 1977, 72 pp. River cruise discover london did you know that big ben is.
Besides great info on highlights, there is also a range of useful tools for your visit. A guide for families visiting london transport museum. This long, spectacular gallery, stretching almost the length of the museums west side, houses sculptures and artifacts from about 3,000 years of ancient egyptian. May 05, 2018 british museum natural history general guide language. See the city at your own pace with amazing value tickets available for 1, 2 or 3 days. The family desk provides backpacks with suggested childappropriate routes, notes on the objects they will see, and small coloring books.1219 1468 1439 11 1242 333 1412 1473 1232 20 52 105 823 1535 976 459 1123 1278 1496 150 393 1425 1375 1460 828 902 1144 431 819 472 1428 769 392 457 157 1284 531 1358 1256 511 124 1207 781 1112 255 949