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187 - The British Library by Randomly London, via Flickr

The British Library entrance gate to forecourt, Euston Road, London, UK

4 July: British Museum & British Library Singers concert: Britten and Purcell

Events - Performance - British Museum & British Library Singers concert: Britten and Purcell

The British Museum as seen from Senate House Library.

The British Museum as seen from Senate House Library.

SLOANE MS 2435 F8 - BAÑO - MANUSCRITO FLAMENCO DE FINALES DEL SIGLO XIII. Location: BRITISH MUSEUM LIBRARY, LONDON, ENGLAND. Illuminated Manuscript Stock Photography Images From SuperStock

SLOANE MS 2435 F8 - BAÑO - MANUSCRITO FLAMENCO DE FINALES DEL SIGLO XIII. Location: BRITISH MUSEUM LIBRARY, LONDON, ENGLAND. Illuminated Manuscript Stock Photography Images From SuperStock

The British Library was originally a department of the British Museum and from the mid-19th century occupied the famous circular British Museum Reading Room. By 1997 the Library had moved into the new purpose-built building at St Pancras, London.

The British Library was originally a department of the British Museum and from the century occupied the famous circular British Museum Reading Room. By 1997 the Library had moved into the new purpose-built building at St Pancras, London.

British Museum Courtyard (Old British Library)

British Museum Courtyard (Old British Library) Where we are going to watch Dracula screened by the BFI

1856 British Museum library    First use of continuous iron frame stack system

1856 British Museum library First use of continuous iron frame stack system

Beowulf by anonymous. Original manuscript saved from  fire. Now in the British Museum Library.

Excerpt from 'Beowulf', an eighth century example of Anglo-Saxon poetry (the pages were badly scorched by a fire in

Montague House in Bloomsbury, original home of the British Museum.

Montagu House, Bloomsbury - bought by the Trustees of the British Museum in 1755 to house the museum's collections. © Trustees of the British Museum

Staircase of the old British Museum in Montagu House, 1845.

Staircase of the Old British Museum, Montagu House, 1845 by George Scharf. The stuffed giraffes and rhinoceros were part of the old natural history collections kept at Bloomsbury until their transfer to South Kensington in

Rameses II at the British Museum, London (Beware, dork mode is approaching) *AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!! xD

The British Museum is home to a vast collection of world art and artefacts from history including this ancient statue of Rameses II. Don't miss the extraordinary Egyptian collection inside one of the oldest and grandest museum in London.