Every Friday the British Museum is open late til 8.30pm. Most of the galleries are open and you can enjoy free 20 minute spotlight tours of 4 of the collections, Death in Egypt, Enlightment, Rosetta Stone and The Parthenon.
On the museums forecourt, drinks and snacks are available or you can dine under the magnificent roof of the Great Court.
The Great Court Restaurant is a refined dining experience with a casual feel. The open kitchen shows a glimpse of the chefs at work and serve fresh seasonal mains, afternoon tea, and an exclusive exhibition-inspired menu.