Exhibition

Elizabeth and Mary: Royal Cousins, Rival Queens

Open until 20 Feb 2022

Queens. Cousins. Rivals.

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Exhibition FREE

Treasures of the British Library

Monday to Sunday

For visits from 19 July, you will not need to pre-book to visit the Treasures Gallery. If you want to visit before 19 July, use the following link to book your slot:

Exhibition

Beethoven

3 Dec 2021 - 24 Apr 2022

Idealist. Innovator. Icon.

Events at the Library

Online

What's so great about Lewis Carroll?

Celebrate 150 years of Through the Looking-Glass, with Joyce Carol Oates, Chris Riddell, Patrice Lawrence and Leone Ross.

Other events

At the Library Course

Paper Craft Masterclass: Christmas Card Making

Learn how to design and make your own festive greeting card

Family Activity

Family Art Workshops: Journey to the Stars

As the nights grow wintry and dark, journey with us to the stars

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At the Library and online

Did I Say That Out Loud? Fi Glover and Jane Garvey

Award-winning broadcasters and radio legends Fi Glover and Jane Garvey riff on the chuff of life, from pet deaths to broadcasting hierarchies.

Online Course

Craft Live: Christmas Card Making

Learn how to design and make your own festive greeting card from home

Limited places

Tours of the Library

Elizabeth and Mary: Royal Cousins, Rival Queens – British Sign Language (BSL) tour

Join us as we take you on a British Sign Language (BSL) tour of our latest exhibition. This event takes place from 18.00 – 19.15.

Group visits to exhibitions

Organising your group visit

Elizabeth and Mary: Royal Cousins, Rival Queens – Audio Description Tour for blind and partially-sighted visitors

Join us as we take you on an audio-described tour of our latest exhibition. This event takes place from 18.00 – 19.15.

Conservation Studio Tour with BSL Interpreter

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

Treasures tour

A one-hour journey through some of the Treasures of the British Library