Lates: Explorers

After hours at the Museum

Enjoy exhibitions, talks, science demos, food and drinks by night on the last Friday of the month.

Embark on an adventure at Lates this August.

For centuries, humankind has had an unwavering desire to explore, discover and ultimately understand more about our planet, as well as its place within the cosmos.

From dedicated scientists studying space rocks in labs to intrepid adventurers scaling mountains, join us for a night of discovery and reconnect with the explorer in you. 

  • 31 August 2018, 18.00-22.00

  • Free entry, with some paid activities. 


Pop-up science stations

Meet our adventurous scientists as they explore space, the deep sea, and everything in between.

Go behind the scenes

Take a behind-the-scenes tour of the Museum's fascinating zoology spirit collection, where you'll meet Archie the giant squid.

Silent Disco

Make waves on the dance floor under Hope the whale, and curate the soundtrack to your night as three DJs make you move. Bookings essential.

31 August after Lates.

Visit exhibitions

Buy your tickets to visit Life in the Dark at Lates this month.