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 FREE

Khadija Saye: in this space we breathe

3 Dec 2020 - 7 Oct 2021

For visits from 19 July, you will not need to pre-book to visit Khadijia Saye: in this space we breathe. If you want to visit before 19 July, use the following link to book your slot:

Exhibition

Paddington: The Story of a Bear

9 Jul 2021 - 31 Oct 2021

Join Paddington on a new adventure at the British Library this summer.

Events at the Library

Online Event

The Many Lives of a Buddhist Devotional Print: A Dated Dunhuang Document in the Royal Ontario Museum Collection

Part of the Georgetown-IDP Lecture Series: Following the Silk Roads to North America

Other events

Course

Learn Live: Memoir – Shaping Your Story

Learn how the fragility of memory can become an art on our online course

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Course

Craft Live: Drawing and Mindfulness 1

Be guided through drawing exercises and mindful meditation on our online course

Limited places
Family Activity

Family Day – Paddington: The Story of a Bear (Leeds)

Celebrate Paddington with your family

Course

Craft Live: Unfinished Bunting – Beginners Printing

Create your own fabric flag to add to our Unfinished Bunting installation, on our online course

Limited places

Tours of the Library

Group visits to exhibitions

We’re welcoming you back safely

Treasures tour

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