Try our corporate solution for free!
(212) 419-8286

Overseas visitors to DCMS sponsored museums in England 2017-2020

In the financial year 2019/2020, museums sponsored by the UK government's Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) in England welcomed about 24.2 million overseas visitors. In that year, the British Museum in London was the DCMS sponsored museum with the highest number of overseas visitors, namely about 3.8 million.

Number of overseas visitors to DCMS sponsored museums in England from financial year 2017 to 2020, by museum

Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Single Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Single Account

$39 $59 per month *
in the first 12 months
33% discount until March 31st
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$468 / Year
$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in

Release date

January 2021


United Kingdom (England)

Survey time period

2017 to 2020

Special properties

financial years running April to March

Supplementary notes

*Science Museum Group does not include figures for the National Coal Mining Museum.

The source specifies that: "Due to the closure of the Museum of the Home to commence its two year capital refurbishment project it was not possible to obtain overseas visitor figures in 2018/2019 and 2019/2020".
Figures have been rounded.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account.

Single Account
The ideal entry-level account for individual users
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Museums in the United Kingdom (UK)"

Further Content: You might find this interesting as well

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.