To mark the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta we are holding a once-in-a-lifetime exhibition - book now!
An exhibition celebrating literature and music – from the great empires pf the Middle Ages to the cultural explosion ...
A new artwork by Cornelia Parker that responds to Magna Carta in the digital era
An exhibition which explores animals on the page
David Normal’s artwork, Crossroads of Curiosity, created using images from our collection comes to the British ...
Discover some of the rarest and most significant stamps from one of the world's greatest collections
Open free of charge - the world's most beautiful and influential books and documents, from Codex Sinaiticus to the ...
Discover more about our history, collections and architecture on this tour - includes the Viewing Gallery
Book a group tour for up to 15 people to discover more about our history, collections and architecture - includes ...
Take a behind-the-scenes tour and see our world-renowned conservators in action
A Window on Contemporary Arab Culture Literature Festival
Our annual translation symposium this year focuses on love
Presentations by PhD students and other researchers who are exploring different areas of this field
Experts explain what they are looking for in new work
Join journalist Hannah Pool for an evening of books and inspiration