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Planning your visit to the British Academy Summer Showcase

Planning your visit to the British Academy Summer Showcase

Friday 22 - Saturday 23 June, 2018

Opening hours

The British Academy will be open for the Summer Showcase 11am-5pm, Friday 22 - Saturday 23 June 2018, when you can view all our 15 exhibits. Please note that bag checks will be in operation. 

The Summer Showcase is free to attend and does not require advance registration unless you plan to attend in a group of 8 people or more, or visit as a school or college group (please see below).

How to find us

The British Academy is located at 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AH. Please visit our Contact us page for venue details and transport options, including nearest tube stations.

Group bookings

To make a group booking or find out further information, please email School and college groups are invited to visit on Friday 22 June. Please read our Schools and Colleges FAQs (found to the right) before contacting the events team. 


All rooms used for the Summer Showcase are accessible. Facilities at the British Academy include lift access from street level into the building, an accessible toilet on the ground floor, lift access to the spaces on level 1 and induction loops. Information regarding disabled parking spaces in Westminster can be found on the City of Westminster’s website: Visitors who require extra assistance or specialist facilities can notify the Events Team in advance by emailing or calling 020 7969 5200.

Food & Drink

A café will be open in our Reading Room. A selection of teas, coffees and cakes will be available .


A cloakroom is located next to the main entrance.


Toilets are located downstairs on the Mezzanine level. Two accessible toilets are available on the Ground Floor. Baby changing facilities are also available on the Ground Floor.

Any questions?

If you have any questions, please contact the British Academy Events Team on or 020 7969 5246.