Member Tour: Mollusca

Event information

Event type: behind-the-scenes, tour

Location: Mollusca Collection

Ticket prices:

Member: £10

Go behind the scenes at the Natural History Museum on this tour of the Mollusca Collection, with Senior Curator, Andreia Salvador.

You’ll see specimens collected from natural history figures including Darwin, Sloane, and Livingstone. Hear the stories of their incredible expeditions and learn how these specimens are linked to modern-day research.

Areas not usually accessible to the public will be opened exclusively for Members on this tour. 

Exclusive Member event

Tickets to this event are available to Members only. Become a Member today and enjoy benefits including free admission to exhibitions, priority Museum entry and access to tickets for events such as this one. It's easy to join online.

Important information

Bookings are required. No refunds or exchanges will be given.

A waiting list will operate to allow Members to resell their tickets if they can no longer attend - however, there is no guarantee that there will be people on the list.

This tour is intended for adults. Booking for children under the age of 12 is at the parent's discretion.

A free ticket for a carer accompanying a guest with a disability can be requested on +44 (0)20 7942 5000, Monday to Friday, 9.30-17.30, subject to availability.

Visitors must bring a print out of their booking confirmation or collect a printed ticket at the information desk well in advance of the event time.

The event will begin promptly. We cannot allow you to join the event after it has commenced and no refunds will be given to latecomers.

The Museum reserves the right to make any necessary changes to the event as required, such as adjusting the locations, timings or content of the activities. This is to ensure that we deliver a safe and excellent experience for all guests at all times.

Event dates
25 October 2018 11.00-12.00, 14.30-15.30

Meeting point

Please arrive at the cloakroom in Hintze Hall a few minutes before your tour is scheduled to begin.

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