Beat the school holidays queues 25 May - 2 June by booking free advance tickets to our Dinosaurs gallery.
(There is a charge for some temporary exhibitions)
|Open every day||10.00 - 17.50|
Last Friday of the month open until 22.30 for Lates.
The Museum is open every day, including Sundays and bank holidays, but closed 24 - 26 December.
The Museum's step-free entrance is on Exhibition Road via the Bronze Gate.
Until autumn 2013, the Red Zone's Power Within gallery, with its earthquake simulator and volcano room, is closed for refurbishment.
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We're open Monday to Saturday 10.00-17.00 and Sunday 14.00-1700. Go to our Tring website.
For your security, most areas of the Museum are protected by CCTV.
On entry to the Museum your bags and other personal items will be inspected. We advise you not to bring any sharp objects such as metal knives, forks, scissors, etc. to the Museum, as they may be confiscated.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
From the latest gallery highlights, daily activities and films to special exhibitions and events, find out what’s on for visitors.
There are many ways to reach us. By tube, bus, bicycle, car or on foot.
Explore nature, science, conservation and artistic interpretation in our temporary exhibitions.
Find out about booking information for our events and exhibitions.
We aim to provide a friendly, accessible environment for all our visitors.
Choose from over 30 permanent galleries to explore, including our famous Dinosaurs.
View and print out maps to help plan your visit to the Museum.
The world premiere of Genesis unveils extraordinary black and white images of landscapes, wildlife and remote communities.
11 Apr 2013 - 08 Sep 2013
This exhibition takes you beyond dodos and dinosaurs to explore the crucial role extinction plays in the evolution of life.
08 Feb 2013 - 08 Sep 2013
Discover the signs of spring in the Wildlife Garden and find out how you can make your own garden more wildlife friendly.
22 May 2013, 14:30
Visit our beautiful Treasures gallery and explore the most exceptional objects and specimens from the Museum's collections.
See our exhibition of artwork from the Museum's India collection in the elegant Images of Nature gallery.
Discover some of our most intriguing ‘wet’ specimens with a guided tour of the Zoology spirit building.