Post-16 (ages 16-18)

Browse our programme of learning activities for children aged 16-18. All learning activities are free, but should be booked in advance by phoning the Museum booking team on +44 (0)20 7942 5555.

  • Live museum sessions
    Nature Live

    Discover the fascinating work of our researchers and curators in our Nature Live blogs, live webstreams and daily talks.

  • Great debate workshop
    The Great Debate schools workshop

    Plunge your students into the fiery debate surrounding Darwin's theory of evolution with our unique activity for Key Stage 4.

  • Artist's impression of visitors inside the cocoon
    Cocoon experience

    Immerse yourself in the Cocoon experience, a brand new journey through the Darwin Centre. This interactive and visually stunning experience will inspire your students to look at the variety of life in a different way.

  • Scientists have started moving in to the new high-tech labs
    A Day in the Life of a Scientist

    Get the most out of your visit to the Darwin Centre Cocoon with these curriculum-linked activities.

  • Biology As and A-Level day
    Biology AS and A-Level day

    Bring your budding biologists along to meet our scientists, take guided tours and explore our exhibitions at the Museum’s biology days.

School bookings

Book all school activities in advance on +44 (0)20 7942 5555. Lines are open Monday-Friday from 8.30-16.00 during term time and 10.00-13.00 in the holidays.