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Our main entrance is on Cromwell Road, just five minutes' walk from South Kensington Tube station.
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Lines are open Monday-Friday from 8.30-16.00 during term time and 10.00-13.00 during school holidays.
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Photograph wild orchids
Help us find out if climate change is affecting the UK’s wild orchids.
Inspiring wildlife photography
See the best nature images in the world at our acclaimed exhibition.
Win a wall print
Enter our competition for a chance to own a beautiful image worth up to £125.
Midges under the microscope
Museum scientists develop a tool to improve climate change forecasts.
Plan a great day out at the Museum
Explore our research and collections
Witness the moment these delicate butterflies emerge from their chrysalises in a time-lapse video.
Discover some of the specimen highlights you’ll encounter in Coral Reefs: Secret Cities of the Sea.
A major study provides the first global view of biodiversity damage since the 1500s and suggests how losses can be reversed.
Glimpse the extraordinary lives of corals.
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