Books and Maps

With our collection of books and maps, you will be able to learn about life on an Antarctic base, explore several famous expeditions from when Antarctica was first discovered, through to the modern day.  We have visitor guides, historical books and books for children.

Our range of maps developed by the British Antarctic Survey, cover the whole of the Antarctic and will help you plan your trip or study the continent in more detail.


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Press Enquiries

We love to talk about the important heritage work that we do, telling the story of life in Antarctica both past and present. If you are interested in running a story about us, would like to arrange an interview, use our images or films, or want to discuss an opportunity to collaborate then get in touch.

For all press enquiries, please contact or +44 (0) 203 411 28 89. For urgent press enquires out of office hours, please call +44 (0) 203 2 89 89 01.