The cavernous British Museum houses an unparalleled collection of artefacts tracing the development of ancient civilisations from all over the world. It is London’s most popular museum, attracting well over 5 million visitors annually.
The strikingly modern Great Court, opened by the Queen in 2000, has the appearance of a huge, glass spider web. It provides a central focal point as you make your journey around the world’s civilisations.
Highlights of the tour include: