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Treasures from the Ark Exhibition
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The British Library,
96, Euston Road,
London, NW1 2DB

You can get there by undergroundunderground or railrail to Kings Cross or Euston Station or railrail to St. Pancras.
Buses 10, 30, 73, 91, SL1 and SL2 stop nearby.

Opening Hours
Mon., Wed-Fri 09.30-18.00
Tue (late night opening) 09.30-20.00
Sat 09.30-17.00
Sun and Bank Holiday Mon11.00-17.00
Note that the exhibition will be open only between 13.00 and 17.00 on Sunday 20 May

The exhibition will be closed on 13, 14 and 15 April

All are welcome


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Gallery Guide

An printed guide is available, price £1, in the gallery or the British Library Bookshop


A fully illustrated catalogue and a wide range of books, post-cards and other items is on sale


There is an exciting programme of illustrated lectures, talks, films, music and family events . From April 3 there will be free gallery talks on Tuesdays at 18.00.

Group bookings

If you are bringing a group of 12 or more please ring +44 (0)20 7412 7332 or e-mail to book in advance.


The British Library's exhibition galleries are all accessible by wheelchair. Large print versions of the exhibition labels are available.


These are available in the Restaurant, Café and Chapter Coffee Shop


If you wish to see a particular item on display in the exhibition please check in advance with Visitor Services by ringing +44 (0)20 7412 7332 or e-mailing

Information and Box Office
Visitor Services
The British Library
96, Euston Road
London, NW1 2DB
Tel +44 (0)20 7412 7332
Textphone +44 (0)20 7387 0620

All information is correct at time of publication

The exhibition is generously supported by Vatche and Tamar Manoukian and the Manoukian Charitable Foundation