THE BRITISH MUSEUM 

Exactly a week ago I visited the British museum . 

The British museum is dedicated to human history, art and culture, and is located in the Bloomsbury area of London. Its permanent collection, numbering some 8 million works,is among the largest and most comprehensive in existence and originates from all continents, illustrating and documenting the story of human culture from its beginnings to the present.


The British Museum was established in 1753, largely based on the collections of the physician and scientist Sir Hans Sloane. The museum first opened to the public on 15 January 1759, in Montagu House, on the site of the current building. Its expansion over the following two and a half centuries was largely a result of an expanding British colonial footprint and has resulted in the creation of several branch institutions, the first being the British Museum (Natural History) in South Kensington in 1881.

1. The Reading room and Great Court :

 

2. EUROPE AD 300 -TILL PRESENT 



3. ROMAN BRITAIN 



4. ANCIENT IRAN 


5. SUDAN, EGYPT & NUBIA


6. EARLY EGYPT 

7. EGYPTIAN FUNERARY ARCHEOLOGY


8. ANCIENT MESOPOTAMIA 

9. ANCIENT LEVANT 


10. GREEKS IN ITALY 


11. ANCIENT CYPRUS 


12. THE ETRUSCAN WORLD 


13. ROME & THE ROMAN EMPIRE 


14. 

With love 


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