Russian Revolution: Hope, Tragedy, Myths

Open until 29 Aug 2017

Witness a world disrupted, shocked and changed forever

Book now Members go free
Coming soon
Exhibition FREE

Canada Through the Lens

26 May 2017 - 10 Sep 2017

Mark the 150th anniversary of Canada’s confederation

Coming soon
Exhibition FREE

Gay UK: Love, Law and Liberty

2 Jun 2017 - 19 Sep 2017

Hear the stories of gay men and women

Coming soon
Exhibition

Harry Potter: A History of Magic

20 Oct 2017 - 28 Feb 2018

Journey to where magic and myth began

Events at the Library

Special Event

ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival at the British Library - Premium Weekend Pass

The best of South Asian writing and arts

Other events

Special Event

ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival at the British Library - Weekend Pass

The best of South Asian writing and arts

Special Event

ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival at the British Library - Saturday Pass

The best of South Asian writing and arts

Special Event

ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival: Music Evening with Kabir Café

A vibrant musical celebration

Special Event

ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival at the British Library - Sunday Pass

The best of South Asian writing and arts

Tours of the Library

Library individual tour

Discover more about our history, collections and architecture on this tour - includes the Viewing Gallery

Conservation studio tour

Take a behind-the-scenes tour and see our world-renowned conservators in action

Group tours

Book a group tour for up to 15 people to discover more about our history, collections and architecture - includes the Viewing Gallery.