Wallace and Evolution

Event information

Event type: Gallery character

Location: Hintze Hall by the bottom of the stairs

Suitable for: key stage 2

Capacity: 35 students

Duration: 40 minutes

Ticket prices:

£3 per student
Booking required

Darwin wasn't the only scientist of his time to have thought about evolution. Alfred Russel Wallace will show your class how to identify adaptations in living things and help them to understand how advantageous adaptions over time can lead to evolution.

Students will learn about adaptation, life cycles and evolution by natural selection.

Pre-visit information and curriculum links PDF (537KB)

Event dates
22 November 2017 10.30-11.10, 11.30-12.10, 12.30-13.10, 13.30-14.10
6 December 2017 10.30-11.10, 11.30-12.10, 12.30-13.10, 13.30-14.10

How to book

Call our school bookings team on +44(0)20 7942 5555.

Please read the pre-booking checklist (pdf 69kB) before you phone.

Lines are open Monday-Friday from 8.30-16.00.

Please read our payment and cancellation conditions before booking.

Essential information

Everything you need to know for a smooth-running day, from where to go for lunch to completing a risk assessment.