A Blue Cab in front of the British Museum ? Cab, Museum Reading modeTraining mode The museum ? British Museum. The founder ? Sir Hans Sloane. The foundation ? 1753. The location ? Great Russell Street, London. Recommended hotels near the British Museum ? (Photo credit: Alexandre-PIerre Gaspar) British Museum, London, United Kingdom Urquhart Castle and the Scottish independence ?Portmeirion, central plaza ?Turner's impressive Snow Storm at the Tate Britain ?The dreary Mariana of Millais ?The Forth Bridge over the Firth of Forth ?Blenheim Cavalier King Charles Spaniel ?Keats House in Hampstead ?Claire and Jamie Fraser in Lallybroch ?Sweet Ophelia in the Tate Britain ?Vanessa Ives and Ethan Chandler in Penny Dreadful ?A Scandal in Bohemia, first Sherlock Holmes short story ?Turner's Fighting Temeraire in the National Gallery ?