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British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B 3DG   
 
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2nd August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B
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Indigenous Australia: Enduring Civilisation

Ends Today
23rd April to 2nd August 2015
British Museum, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Indigenous Australia at the British Museum is the first major exhibition in the UK to present the history of both Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islanders. ...  More

21st September 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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80,000 Years Of Rock Art Production In Southern Africa: Lecture

Monday 21st September 2015 - 2pm-3pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

With Benjamin Smith, University of Western Australia....  More

2nd October 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Africa's Response To Epidemic Threats: Lecture

Friday 2nd October 2015 - 6.30pm-7.30pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

With Peter Piot, Director of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine....  More

4th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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An Introduction To The Enlightenment Gallery: Talk

On Soon
Tuesday 4th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Curator Janet Larkin talks about the gallery's artefacts....  More

18th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Ancient Trade Routes Of Pre-Columbian North America: Talk

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Tuesday 18th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Max Carocci discusses the transportation of goods in the region....  More

15th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Art For Eternity: Tomb Paintings For Ancient Egypt: Talk

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Saturday 15th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Independent speaker George Hart discusses artworks found inside the resting places....  More

1st August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Bonaparte And The British: Prints And Propaganda In The Age Of Napoleon

Ongoing
3rd April to 16th August 2015 - Various Times
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

This exhibition will focus on the printed propaganda that either reviled or glorified Napoleon Bonaparte, on both sides of the English Channel. It explores how his ...  More

19th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Collecting Postcards From The Middle East: Talk

On Soon
Wednesday 19th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Curator St John Simpson discusses artefacts from the region....  More

26th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Commerce And International Exchange In Western Europe During The High Middle Ages: Talk

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Wednesday 26th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Independent speaker Eljas Oksanen discusses trade relationships in the era....  More

3rd August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Curating The Celts: Lecture

On Soon
Monday 3rd August 2015 - 6.30pm-8pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Exhibition Curator Julia Farley discusses the Celts: Art And Identity exhibition....  More

29th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Daily Life In Medieval Egypt: Talk

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Saturday 29th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Independent speaker Carolyn Perry discusses people's lives....  More

5th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Dosh: The Language Of Money: Talk

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Wednesday 5th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Curator Ben Alsop discusses different currencies....  More

15th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Egyptian Photo Booth (Over 5s)

On Soon
Saturday 15th August 2015 - 11am-4pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

An opportunity to turn your self into an Egyptian character using digital technology....  More

30th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Explore Islamic Patterns (Over 7s)

On Soon
Sunday 30th August 2015 at 11am-1pm and 2pm-4pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Use smartphones to explore Islamic designs....  More

11th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Gods Of The Greeks: Talk

On Soon
Tuesday 11th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Independent speaker Carolyn Perry gives discusses the civilisation's deities....  More

29th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Green Screen Greeks

On Soon
Saturday 29th August 2015 - 11am-4pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Use technology to become an ancient Greek....  More

22nd August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Innovation Lab (Over 7s)

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Saturday 22nd August 2015 - 11am-4pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Work with a digital expert to test innovative ideas, technology and software....  More

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28th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Islamic Art In Central Asia: Talk

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Friday 28th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Independent speaker Roberta Marin discusses religious artworks in the region....  More

22nd August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Josiah Wedgwood And The Classical Revival Of The Late 18th Century: Talk

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Saturday 22nd August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Independent speaker Anne Haworth discusses ceramics from the collection....  More

8th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Lions And Sphinxes In Ancient Egypt: Talk

On Soon
Saturday 8th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Independent speaker George Hart discusses the creatures' symbolism....  More

6th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Little Feet: Go On Holiday (Under 5s)

On Soon
Thursday 6th August 2015 - 10.30am-12noon
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Enjoy stories, rhymes and creative play....  More

2nd August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Make A Manga Comic: Workshop

Today Only
Sunday 2nd August 2015 at 11am-1pm and 2pm-4pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Create a Japanese comic....  More

14th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Maya Art At The British Museum: Talk

On Soon
Friday 14th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Speaker Elizabeth Baquedano discusses works from the collection....  More

6th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Microscopic Analysis Of Middle Bronze Age Wooden Tomb Furniture From Jericho: Talk

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Thursday 6th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Scientist Caroline Cartwright discusses the artefacts....  More

20th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Mughal India: Jade And Jewels: Talk

On Soon
Thursday 20th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Independent speaker Diana Driscoll discusses precious and semi-precious stones....  More

10th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb Screening

On Soon
Monday 10th and Monday 17th August 2015 - 2pm-4pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Enjoy an exclusive screening of the film featuring Ben Stiller....  More

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13th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Renaissance To Neoclassical Europe In Four Easy Steps: Talk

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Thursday 13th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Speaker Hilary Williams discusses how styles and tastes changed in the art world....  More

23rd August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Shadow Puppets (Over 7s)

On Soon
Sunday 23rd August 2015 at 11am-1pm and 2pm-4pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Learn about traditional shadow-puppetry in Java....  More

21st August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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Sir Stamford Raffles: Collecting In Java: Talk

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Friday 21st August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

A 45-minute gallery discussion by Sushma Jansari....  More

7th August 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street    Bloomsbury  WC1B
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The Iconic Sudanese Lyre In African Art History: Talk

On Soon
Friday 7th August 2015 - 1.15pm-2pm
British Museum, Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B  3DG  Same location as from British Museum

Speaker Elsbeth Court discusses the instrument....  More

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What's On Today Near British Museum

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Exhibitions | On 2nd August 2015

Create a Japanese comic.... More

Indigenous Australia: Enduring Civilisation
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Exhibitions | Until 2nd August 2015

Indigenous Australia at the British Museum is the first major exhibition in the UK to present the history of both ... More

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Exhibitions | Until 26th September 2015
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School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)  5 minutes walk from British Museum

Missionaries and Idols in Polynesia at the Brunei Gallery within SOAS documents the London Missionary Society from 1792 to 1825, ... More

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Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 2nd August 2015
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12 Bar Club  5 minutes walk from British Museum

Share your talents and seize the mic or simply enjoy the other performers over a drink.... More

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Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th August 2015
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The Alley Cat  5 minutes walk from British Museum

Rockabilly and rock and roll courtesy of DJ Soho Kev and guests.... More

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Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th August 2015
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The Alley Cat  5 minutes walk from British Museum

DJ Soho Kev spins rockabilly and rock and roll.... More

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Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 27th September 2015
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Guanabara  6 minutes walk from British Museum

Forro music and dance, with live performances from singer, composer and accordionist, Zeu Azevedo and the Forrodaqui band and dance ... More

War Horse
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Theatre | Until 13th February 2016
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New London Theatre  6 minutes walk from British Museum

This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New ... More

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Sporting Events | Until 27th September 2015
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Salsa!  7 minutes walk from British Museum

Dance workshop.... More

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Kids Events | On 2nd August 2015
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Foyles - Charing Cross Road  7 minutes walk from British Museum

Enjoy creative Lego-themed activities.... More

 
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