3rd March 1790 : Ticket to the British Museum
Curated by Chris Wild 

“The British Museum opened its doors to visitors in 1759. Only a small number of tickets were issued for each day, and visitors were taken round the Museum in groups of five”

© The Trustees of the British Museum

3rd March 1790 : Ticket to the British Museum
Curated by Chris Wild

“The British Museum opened its doors to visitors in 1759. Only a small number of tickets were issued for each day, and visitors were taken round the Museum in groups of five”

© The Trustees of the British Museum