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The British Museum is free. Hurrah! That means you can visit it as often as you like and can pop in for just a few minutes if you happen to be around the Holborn area. But with so many rooms, exhibits and eras to get your head around, it's easy to get museum-overload and duck straight into the shiny gift shop for cover. To help you make the most of your visit, we've picked our seven must-see objects at the British Museum that you'd be mad to miss. Think of this of as your BM check-list and go get history-hunting.
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