Shakespeare in Ten Acts Exhibition

Open until 6 Sep 2016

A landmark exhibition on the performances that made an icon

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Exhibition FREE

Treasures of the British Library

Monday to Sunday

The world's most beautiful and important books and documents, from Magna Carta and Gutenberg's Bible, to the music of the Beatles

Exhibition FREE

Punk 1976-78

13 May 2016 - 2 Oct 2016

The British Library’s punk exhibition celebrates the 40th anniversary of this unique and exciting musical phenomenon

Events at the Library


Jaw Jaw is better than War War

Former Chief of Staff to Tony Blair, Jonathan Powell, in conversation with Gabrielle Rifkind

Other events

Panel Discussion

Punky Reggae Party: The Story of Rock Against Racism

A discussion on the events defining 70s Britain


Greek Manuscripts in the British Library

A one-day event devoted to Greek manuscripts


Greek Manuscripts in the British Library: Joint Ticket

Joint tickets for The Greek Manuscripts in the Library conference and Michael Wood on The Wisdom of the Greeks


The Wisdom of the Greeks

An evening with Michael Wood