After hours

Visit the Museum after hours. Tour our galleries by night. Enjoy immersive science events and expert-led talks. Meet friends, eat drink and see our world-class exhibitions.

  • Lates event
    Lates with MasterCard

    Have a great night out at the Museum on the last Friday of every month. See our ancient Britain exhibition after hours and take part in awesome activities.

    29 August 2014

  • Britain: An Ever-Changing Island event
    Britain: An Ever-Changing Island

    Piece together the history of ancient Britain in this exciting event.

    29 August 2014 - tickets available

  • Science Uncovered jellyfish
    Science Uncovered

    Get ready for our free evening festival of science and specimens, as part European Researchers' Night.

    26 September 2014

  • Dino Snores for Grown-ups
    Dino Snores for Grown-ups

    Sleep over at the Museum and enjoy a 3-course dinner, a mix of music, science and cinema and free entry to our summer exhibitions.

    22 August 2014 - sold out
    25 October 2014 - sold out

  • The Trick Tour
    Night Safari with MasterCard - The Trick Tour

    An expert-led discussion about the scientific hoaxes and tricks played to deceive us.

    30 October 2014 - tickets available

  • Night Safari treat tour
    Night Safari with MasterCard - The Treat Tour

    Enjoy expert-led talks revealing some of the Museum's most special scientific treats.

    30 October 2014 - tickets available

  • Crime Scene Live
    Crime Scene Live

    Try your skills as a crime scene officer and solve a murder mystery at this unique event.

    29 August 2014 - sold out
    31 October 2014 - sold out

  • Night Safari endangered
    Night Safari with MasterCard - Endangered

    Learn how scientific research can help preserve the endangered natural world.

    9 December 2014 - tickets available