A Greenland shark beached in Northumberland has been preserved in the Museum’s spirit collection.
It will now be studied by researchers hoping to find out more about these rarely seen creatures.
Relive the dramatic story of prehistoric Britain, its people and changing landscapes in this major exhibition.
13 Feb 2014 - 28 Sep 2014
Pick up a handheld guide to explore the Museum's galleries and collections when you visit.
28 Nov 2013 - 31 Dec 2023
Take a self-guided tour in the futuristic Cocoon and explore our insect and plant specimen collections and latest research.
21 Sep 2014
The only beetles collected by Dr David Livingstone’s have been discovered at the Museum 150 years after he brought them back from the Zambezi River expedition in Africa.More news