Whatâ€™s on today
Make a mini paper carpet inspired by the colours and patterns in our Silk Roads gallery.
An installation by contemporary artist Alan O'Cain
This exhibition highlights the work of a group of contemporary miniature painters working in Udaipur, Rajasthan.
The ancient cities and monuments of the Taxila Valley form a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Pakistan. The focus of excavations by the British archaeologist, Sir John Marshall in the early 20th century, these investigations were recorded in a detailed photographic archive.
Pioneering archaeologist Dame Kathleen Kenyon (1906-1978) excavated at the site of Ancient Jericho and established it as one of the oldest cities in the world.