If you like this, here are some more exhibitions at British Museum…
Vikings: Life and Legend – 6th March to 22nd June 2014
The Vikings are coming! This is the British Museum’s first major exhibition on Vikings for more than 30 years. The Viking age (800-1050) was a period of major change across Europe, when they spread from their Scandinavian homelands to create new cultures on four different continents. The highlight of the exhibition will be the surviving timbers of a 37-metre-long Viking warship.
Ming: 50 years that changed China – 18th September 2014 to 5th January 2015
The Ming Dynasty was a golden age in China’s history, and ran from around 1400 to 1450. It was during this time that Beijing became the capital and work started on the Forbidden City. This major new exhibition at the British Museum will feature a wide range of spectacular objects — including exquisite pieces of porcelain, gold, jewellery, furniture, paintings, sculptures and textiles.
And here are some more exhibitions…
Royal Family dresses, at Kensington Palace – 4th July 2013 to 4th July 2015
The “Fashion Rules” exhibition at Kensington Palace will take a look through the wardrobes of three royal women when they were in their fashion heyday — Queen Elizabeth II in the 1950s, Princess Margaret in the 1960s and 70s and Princess Diana during the 1980s.