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The Great Court: Architecture in Context

29 June 2022

14:15 -15:15

Led by British Museum staff, join an in-person guided tour of the Great Court of the British Museum, looking at its dazzling architecture, its physical context, dramatic glazed roof ('the square doughnut'), materials and visitor flow. Designed by Norman Foster Associates and Spencer de Grey, it was a major Millennium project, opened by HM The Queen in 2000. Places limited. For booking details and times, please, check the Museum's website in June.

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£10 / £8 Members and concessions)

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Assemble at the Information Desk in the British Museum Great Court

Information Desk
The Great Court
British Museum
Great Russell Street


+44 (0)207 323 8000

The Great Court is a public area of the British Museum


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Wheelchair accessible
Wheelchair accessible toilet
Assistance dogs welcome

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