Lates: Dinosaur Lates

After hours at the Museum

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

Step into a Jurassic World at Lates this March

Dinosaurs have captured the imagination of the public for generations. Join us at Lates this month and meet the Museum researchers who are trying to help us understand these iconic animals like never before.

Explore how new approaches and technology have changed how we work with fossils and speak with the palaeontologists who unearth and study these creatures of the past.

  • 30 March 2018, 18.00-22.00

  • Free entry, with some paid activities. 

Piecing together the dinosaurs

In this free talk, join Prof Paul Barrett to discover how our understanding of dinosaurs has grown. 

Pop-up science stations

Meet our scientists and explore all things dinosaur. See stunning fossils, find out about their reptile relatives and get your hands on some 3D prints.

Hang out with Hope

Grab a drink, marvel at Hope the blue whale and take a guided tour of Hintze Hall narrated by Sir David Attenborough in our visitor app.

Visit exhibitions

Buy your tickets to visit Wildlife Photographer of the Year and Venom: Killer and Cure at Lates this month.

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.