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Sip aromatic and flavourful teas from around the world and nibble on scrumptious snacks including delicate finger sandwiches, handmade pastries and decadent cakes. Beneath the stunning glass roof of the British Museum's expansive atrium, enjoy a traditional afternoon tea experience.

Make your way to the British Museum and head inside to find the Great Court Restaurant. Situated in the museum's centre, this refined dining area hosts delightful meals for visitors looking to recharge after investigating collections of artefacts and works of art from around the world.

Find your table and browse through the menu to choose a tea. With styles ranging from classic English breakfast to Oriental sencha, you're sure to find something to sip. As your pot arrives, you can also expect a wide assortment of finger sandwiches, freshly baked pastries and crumbly scones served with clotted cream and strawberry jam.

Bounce between bites and experiment with new tea styles before the afternoon winds to a close. At the end, head back outside or consider a visit to the British Museum's enthralling exhibits.

Sip aromatic and flavourful teas from around the world and nibble on scrumptious snacks including delicate finger sandwiches, handmade pastries and decadent cakes. Beneath the stunning glass roof of the British Museum's expansive atrium, enjoy a traditional afternoon tea experience.

Make your way to the British Museum and head inside to find the Great Court Restaurant. Situated in the museum's centre, this refined dining area hosts delightful meals for visitors looking to recharge after investigating collections of artefacts and works of art from around the world.

Find your table and browse through the menu to choose a tea. With styles ranging from classic English breakfast to Oriental sencha, you're sure to find something to sip. As your pot arrives, you can also expect a wide assortment of finger sandwiches, freshly baked pastries and crumbly scones served with clotted cream and strawberry jam.

Bounce between bites and experiment with new tea styles before the afternoon winds to a close. At the end, head back outside or consider a visit to the British Museum's enthralling exhibits.

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Afternoon Tea Experience

Duration 1h 30m Free cancellation No booking or credit card fees
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£19.50

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Afternoon Tea at the British Museum

Activity/Location

The British Museum Great Court Restaurant

Great Russell Street, WC1B 3DG

London

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • The British Museum Great Court Restaurant

    Great Russell Street, WC1B 3DG

    London


Highlights

  • Traditional afternoon tea session in Great Court Restaurant

  • Chance to dine in British Museum's glass-covered atrium

  • Wide selection of traditional & exotic teas to choose from

  • Delicate finger sandwiches & home-made savoury pastries

  • Tasty scones with clotted cream & strawberry jam


Inclusions

  • Afternoon tea at the British Museum


Exclusions

  • Additional food and drinks


Know Before You Book

  • Opening hours are 3 PM-5 PM.


Location

The British Museum Great Court Restaurant, Great Russell Street, WC1B 3DG, London, United Kingdom