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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

The British Museum Sets a New Attendance Record

The British Museum. The British Museum. Wikimedia Commons

The  British Museum announced that it welcomed a record 6.9 million visitors during 2015/2016. The institution, which has been the leading visitor attraction in the UK for the past nine years, also reported a digital audience in excess of forty million. Founded in 1753, the British Museum was the first national public museum in the world and boasts a monumental collection spanning over two million years.

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