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At the Natural History Museum we have a variety of activities and events that run every day.

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Families (7+)

Families
All Abuzz About Wasp Nests
All Abuzz About Wasp Nests

Discover more about wasps and take a closer look at these pioneers of insect architecture.

2 May 2014 14:30 - 15:00

Families (7+)

Families
Animal Vision for families
Animal Vision for families

A fun show investigating a world only visible to certain animals.

10 May 2014 10:30 - 11:00, 13:30 - 14:00
28 May 2014 10:30 - 11:00, 11:30 - 12:00, 13:30 - 14:00
14 June 2014 10:30 - 11:00, 13:30 - 14:00
12 July 2014 10:30 - 11:00, 13:30 - 14:00

Families (7+)

Families
Animal Vision for families (BSL)
Animal Vision for families (BSL)

A fun show investigating a world only visible to certain animals.

10 May 2014 11:30 - 12:00
14 June 2014 11:30 - 12:00
12 July 2014 11:30 - 12:00

Families (all ages)

Families
Carl Linnaeus
Carl Linnaeus

Meet Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus, he will share his idea for naming living things with you.

10 May 2014 11:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 15:30
19 July 2014 11:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 15:30

Families (all ages)

Families
Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin

Meet Charles Darwin, he will share his collection of beetles and tell you his famous theory of evolution.

21 June 2014 11:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 15:30

Anyone

Anyone
Cocoon
Cocoon

Take a self-guided tour in the futuristic Cocoon and explore our insect and plant specimen collections and latest research.

15 September 2009 - 15 September 2020

Families (all ages)

Families
Cutting Edge workshop for families
Cutting Edge workshop for families

Investigate how the teeth of animals are related to their diet in this interactive workshop.

20 April 2014 11:30 - 12:15, 13:15 - 14:00, 15:15 - 16:00
27 April 2014 11:30 - 12:15, 13:15 - 14:00, 15:15 - 16:00
11 May 2014 11:30 - 12:15, 13:15 - 14:00, 15:15 - 16:00
18 May 2014 11:30 - 12:15, 13:15 - 14:00, 15:15 - 16:00
1 June 2014 11:30 - 12:15, 13:15 - 14:00, 15:15 - 16:00
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Anyone

Anyone
David Attenborough: Life on Camera
David Attenborough: Life on Camera

Find out about Britain's foremost naturalist and broadcaster featuring some of the best loved clips from his TV series.

18 April 2014 16:50 - 17:05
20 April 2014 16:50 - 17:05
21 April 2014 16:50 - 17:05
23 April 2014 16:50 - 17:05
25 April 2014 16:50 - 17:05

Families (all ages)

Families
Dorothea Bate
Dorothea Bate

Meet Dorothea Bate, a remarkable woman who wants to share with you her discoveries and experiences on remote islands.

26 April 2014 11:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 15:30
5 July 2014 11:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 15:30

Families (7+)

Families
Egg-stinct: Fossilised Eggs From Prehistoric Times
Egg-stinct: Fossilised Eggs From Prehistoric Times

Join us to discover more about eggs from dinosaurs and other extraordinary creatures.

18 April 2014 12:30 - 13:00, 14:30 - 15:00

Families (7+)

Families
Hands on Nature - Dinosaurs
Hands on Nature - Dinosaurs

Is it a dinosaur? Get up close and personal with real specimens to find out.

19 April 2014 14:00 - 17:00
26 April 2014 14:00 - 17:00
24 July 2014 14:00 - 17:00

Families (all ages)

Families
Hands On Nature - Ocean Life
Hands On Nature - Ocean Life

Discover some of the wonder and variety of marine creatures and find out why they're so special.

19 April 2014 11:00 - 13:00
26 April 2014 11:00 - 13:00

Families (7+)

Families
Hunting for Ammonites
Hunting for Ammonites

Join us as we meet a scientist who has travelled the world in search of ammonites.

6 May 2014 14:30 - 15:00
11 May 2014 12:30 - 13:00, 14:30 - 15:00

Families (all ages)

Families
Investigate for families
Investigate for families

Become a scientist for the day in our hands-on science centre. Centre closes at 17:00. Last entry is at 16.30.

18 April 2014 11:00
19 April 2014 11:00
20 April 2014 11:00
21 April 2014 11:00
26 April 2014 11:00

Families (all ages)

Families
Mary Anning
Mary Anning

Meet Mary Anning, a pioneering fossil hunter from 19th century.

24 May 2014 11:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 15:30

Anyone

Anyone
Nature Through the Lens
Nature Through the Lens

This fascinating 15-minute documentary marks key breathroughs in wildlife film-making over the past 100 years.

18 April 2014 16:30 - 16:45
20 April 2014 16:30 - 16:45
21 April 2014 16:30 - 16:45
23 April 2014 16:30 - 16:45
25 April 2014 16:30 - 16:45

Families (all ages)

Families
Sir Hans Sloane
Sir Hans Sloane

Meet Sir Hans Sloane, he will share his experience of collecting plants and animals from overseas.

7 June 2014 11:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 15:30

Anyone

Anyone
Specimen Preparation Area in action
Specimen Preparation Area in action

See our scientists and volunteers in action in the Specimen Preparation Area (SPA) of the Darwin Centre Cocoon.

24 April 2014 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00
1 May 2014 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00
8 May 2014 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00
15 May 2014 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00
22 May 2014 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00

Families (12+)

Families
Springing Into Life
Springing Into Life

Discover how important and busy this time of year is for wildlife.

9 May 2014 14:30 - 15:00
18 May 2014 12:30 - 13:00, 14:30 - 15:00

Families (7+)

Families
The Most Perfect Thing in the Universe
The Most Perfect Thing in the Universe

Discover the nature, form and diversity of eggs from hummingbirds to ostrich eggs.

19 April 2014 12:30 - 13:00, 14:30 - 15:00
20 April 2014 12:30 - 13:00, 14:30 - 15:00

Anyone

Anyone
Who do you think you really are? Interactive film
Who do you think you really are? Interactive film

Augmented reality brings extinct creatures to life in the studio in our interactive film about evolution.

18 April 2014 15:30 - 16:20
19 April 2014 15:30 - 16:20
20 April 2014 15:30 - 16:20
21 April 2014 15:30 - 16:20
22 April 2014 15:30 - 16:20

Anyone

Anyone
Wildscapes
Wildscapes

Experience what it's like to be an animal on the African Plain, in the ocean, and at the Arctic and Antarctic Poles.

18 April 2014 17:10 - 17:25
20 April 2014 17:10 - 17:25
21 April 2014 17:10 - 17:25
23 April 2014 17:10 - 17:25
25 April 2014 17:10 - 17:25