Attenborough Studio

Scientist-led talks, specimen handling, live animal encounters and multi-screen film shows are some of the highlights in the Attenborough Studio. There is an exciting programme of daily events for all ages in this fantastic hi-tech space.

Entrance is free. 64 seated places.
Events are first come, first served.
For specific requirements call us on +44 (0)20 7942 5000.

The Attenborough Studio is on the Darwin Centre's ground floor.

Attenborough Studio sessions take place during the week, at weekends and on occasional evenings. Some are open to everyone, others for school groups only. School groups should book in advance.

Browse events in the Attenborough Studio

Meet scientists at free Nature Live talks

Join experts in topical discussions about science and natural history at our regular drop-in daytime studio talks. Enjoy film footage of fieldwork, specimens and live video-link ups to places such as NASA. Everyone can join in. 

More about Nature Live talks

Live experiences and insights at Animal Vision Shows

Free weekend family shows. Explore a world only visible to certain creatures and handle live specimens if you're feeling brave at this fun family show. 

More about the Animal Vision Show

Drop in to watch exciting films

Enjoy free daily films, including three short films and our award-winning interactive film about human evolution, Who do you think you really are? 

Check daily film times or ask at the Darwin Centre welcome area when you visit.

More about films in the Attenborough Studio

Attenborough Studio school activities

The Attenborough Studio is supported by the Rufford Maurice Laing Foundation.

Floor Plans
Floor Plans
Nature Live in the Attenborough Studio 
Beetle

Drop in to free daily Nature Live talks about everything from beetles to bones, the mammoth and the microscopic, to forests, oceans and space.

More about Nature Live

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