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) Where we are going to watch Dracula screened by the BFI
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
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.