Book a group visit and you’ll receive a 10% discount on your ticket price
If you’re organising a group visit (10 people or more*) to one of our major exhibitions you’ll enjoy a 10% discount on your ticket price. Simply add the number of tickets to your basket on the booking page and your discount will be added automatically.
With so many options to make your visit more memorable, bring your friends, family, colleagues or fellow club members on a trip to see us today.
25 October 2019 – 23 February 2020
Discover the art, origins and its relevance today
How did Buddhism grow from its beginnings in 6th-century BCE India to having over 500 million international followers today? How did the life of the Buddha unfold? What inspires Buddhist practice?
Encounter the outstanding beauty of Buddhist manuscripts and artworks in the largest exhibition of its kind ever held at the British Library. Explore rare treasures from the Library’s collection including colourful scrolls, artefacts decorated with great detail and lavishly illuminated books spanning 2,000 years and 20 countries.
Eat and drink
Great food, quality coffee and artisan teas, there are plenty of places to eat and drink around the Library.
Take advantage of our special offers for groups of 10 or more (you must book in advance):
- Relax with a Tea or Coffee and a slice of our Cake of the Day for just £5.00
- Tuck into a light lunch with our soup and sandwich combination offer for £7.95
- Fancy something more substantial? Enjoy 2 courses for £15.95, or 3 courses for £19.95 in our Terrace Restaurant.
If you would like one of these offers for your group please call 0207 4125529 to book.
Tempted by an Afternoon Tea? Tuck into finger sandwiches, fresh scones and sweet treats in our Terrace Restaurant or Piazza’s Last Word Café. For those who fancy a bit of fizz, you can upgrade to our Royal option.
All Afternoon Teas must be booked ahead of your visit. Please email email@example.com for enquiries and to make your reservation.
Useful information for Group Visits
If you still can’t find what you’re looking for, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Offer applies to all exhibition tickets, no age/concession restrictions
** Discounts and concessions cannot be applied to the £18 fee for exhibition entry plus introductory talk.