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

    Have a great night out at the Museum on the last Friday of every month.

    28 November 2014

  • The Bigger Picture
    The Bigger Picture: Animal Selfies

    Join experts to discuss how advances in remote or motion-activated cameras have got animals joining in the selfie craze.

    28 November 2014 - tickets available

  • Night Safari endangered
    Night Safari - Endangered

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

    9 December 2014 - tickets available

  • Annual Science Lecture
    Annual Science Lecture

    Join us for our highly anticipated Annual Science Lecture. This year’s lecture, Science as Revolution, will be given by the President of the Royal Society, Sir Paul Nurse.

    11 December 2014 - tickets available

  • Masterclass: Primate Photography with Anup Shah
    Masterclass: Primate Photography with Anup Shah

    Discover the characterful chimpanzees of Tanzania's Gombe Stream National Park through the lens of Anup Shah.

    27 January 2015 - 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.

    6 February 2015 - tickets available

  • The Bigger Picture: Faking It
    The Bigger Picture: Faking It

    Has technology taken the skill out of photography? Join the debate about digital editing with industry experts.

    27 February 2015 - tickets available

  • 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.

    23 January 2015
    – tickets available