Founded in 1753, the British Museum was the first national public museum in the entire world. From the very beginning it has granted free admission to all 'studios and curious persons' and is now, quite rightly, one of the most popular tourist attractions in the UK
Camden Arts Centre is the place for world-class contemporary art exhibitions and education in Camden. Founded by artists in 1965, the artist’s practice still exists at their core as they aim to involve the public in the ideas and works of contemporary artists.
Founded in 1994 by a group of theatre practitioners interested in developing a collaborative working method and a visual, gestural style of performance, Camden People’s Theatre has been dedicating itself to artists and audiences that take risks and make exciting choices.
The Jewish Museum, originally founded in 1932 by Professor Cecil Roth, Alfred Rubens and Wilfred Samuel has been housed in three different locations throughout Camden. The current site, a former piano factory, opened to the public on 17 March 2010.