Schools

Get the most out of your visit by booking one of our award-winning school activities.

Come face-to-face with stunning specimens, live animals and Museum scientists. Our workshops, science shows and self-led activities are for all ages and levels, from Foundation Stage to Post-16.

The Museum at Tring also offers activities and workshops for school visits. 

  • Open daily 10.00-17.50
    Last entry 17.30
    Closed 24-26 December

Things to do at the Museum in South Kensington

Browse curriculum-linked workshops, science shows and self-led activities developed by professional educators.

Or, search the school events calendar.

Teachers' newsletter

Get email updates about school activities and teaching resources.

Teaching resources

A selection of online resources that support science and geography teaching, whether you’re visiting us or not.

Visit the Museum at Tring

Plan a school visit to the Museum at Tring, Hertfordshire.

Exhibition discounts for schools

Receive discounted entry to exhibitions such as Life in the Dark when you book in advance.

Dippy on Tour

Take your students on a natural history adventure inspired by Dippy.

New cross-curricular resources include dinosaur and bird activities for ages 4-7 and scientist challenges for ages 7-11.

The Wider Earth

October 13 2018 - 24 February 2019

Before Darwin changed the world, one voyage changed his life. Discount tickets are available for school groups to this award-winning drama.

Generate: Scientists of the Future

The Museum has partnered with renewable energy company Ørsted in an initiative to build the scientific career aspirations of London schoolchildren.

Tring loans service

From birds to butterflies: bring your lessons to life.

Schools near our Museum in Tring, Hertforshire, can borrow boxes of specimens covering a range of themes.