Exhibition

Buddhism

Open until 23 Feb 2020

Discover the art, origins and its relevance today

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Marvellous and Mischievous: Literature's Young Rebels

8 Nov 2019 - 1 Mar 2020

A free, family-friendly exhibition bringing together young rebels from children’s literature

Events at the Library

Talks and Discussions

Black in the Union Jack?

With Jeffrey Boakye, Paul Gilroy and Derek Owusu

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Other events

Talks and Discussions

Indigenous Futures

With Mohawk artist Skawennati and Canadian writer J R Carpenter

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Talks and Discussions

The Buddhist Arts of South East Asia

An illustrated talk

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Talks and Discussions

Off-Beat Zen: The Eccentric Englishman Who Brought Buddhism to America

Tim Lott presents the story of Alan Watts

Talks and Discussions

Zanib Mian and Onjali Q Raúf: Hey, That’s Like My Friend!

Celebrate a new raft of diverse voices in children’s literature

Tours of the Library

Treasures tour

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

Building tour

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

Conservation studio tour with audio description

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

Conservation studio tour

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

Group visits to exhibitions

Book a group visit and you’ll receive a 10% discount on your ticket price