Adult activities

Browse our diverse programme of activities for informal learners and adults.

  • A Nature Live talk in session
    Nature Live

    Meet our researchers and curators in the Nature Live studio.

  • Studying rocks in Earth Lab.
    Earth Lab

    Bring earth science to life with our hands-on Earth Lab.

  • Bluebell - Hyacinthoides non-scripta
    Exploring British wildlife: bluebells

    Are bluebells flowering earlier than they used to? Help us find out by taking part in the Museum's bluebell survey. Discover what past surveys have revealed about the spread of non-native bluebells.

  • Grinning volunteers at the Natural History Museum
    Volunteer

    Find out about volunteering and how to search and apply online for volunteer opportunities at the Museum.

  • focus points
    Focus Points

    Drop in and explore real specimens with the help of our enthusiastic volunteers.

  • Learning activators
    Learning activators

    Look out for our volunteers roving the galleries, encouraging visitors of all ages to discover more about the natural world. Please check at an information desk for times and locations.

  • Behind the scenes at the Darwin Centre
    Spirit Collection Tour

    Take a look behind the scenes with the Museum's free guided tours.