This Day In History
This Day In History
Saturday, February 22, 2020

«British Museum»

January 15, 1759

The British Museum opens.
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The British Museum opens. The British Museum, in London, is widely considered to be one of the world's greatest museums of human history and culture. Its permanent collection, numbering some eight million works, is amongst the finest, most comprehensive, and largest in existence and originate from all continents, illustrating and documenting the story of human culture from its beginnings to the present.
British Museum, museum, London
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