Lates: Life in the Dark

After hours at the Museum

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

Leave the daylight behind at Lates this July.

From pitch-black caves to the dark ocean depths, meet the scientists who explore these places and reveal the weird and wonderful creatures which flourish in the darkness. 

  • 27 July 2018, 18.00-22.00

  • Free entry, with some paid activities. 


Pop-up science stations

Information about our pop-up science stations for July Lates will be available soon.

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.