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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.

12 January 2015 12:30 - 13:00

Families (7+)

Families
Animal Vision for families
Animal Vision for families

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

10 January 2015 10:30 - 11:00, 11:30 - 12:00, 13:30 - 14:00
14 February 2015 10:30 - 11:00, 11:30 - 12:00, 13:30 - 14:00
16 February 2015 10:30 - 11:00, 11:30 - 12:00, 12:30 - 13:00, 13:30 - 14:00
18 February 2015 10:30 - 11:00, 11:30 - 12:00, 12:30 - 13:00, 13:30 - 14:00
20 February 2015 10:30 - 11:00, 11:30 - 12:00, 12:30 - 13:00, 13:30 - 14:00
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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.

27 December 2014 11:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 15:30
31 January 2015 11:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 15:30
14 February 2015 11:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 15:30
15 February 2015 11:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 15:30
28 February 2015 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.

20 December 2014
21 December 2014
22 December 2014
23 December 2014
24 December 2014

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.

20 December 2014 16:50 - 17:05
21 December 2014 16:50 - 17:05
22 December 2014 16:50 - 17:05
23 December 2014 16:50 - 17:05
25 December 2014 16:50 - 17:05

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.

20 December 2014 11:00 - 12:00, 15:00 - 17:00
27 December 2014 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
3 January 2015 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
17 January 2015 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00
24 January 2015 11:00 - 13:00, 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.

28 March 2015 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 17:00

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.

20 December 2014 11:00 - 17:00
21 December 2014 11:00 - 17:00
22 December 2014 11:00 - 17:00
23 December 2014 11:00 - 17:00
27 December 2014 11:00 - 17:00

Families (all ages)

Families
Mary Anning
Mary Anning

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

11 January 2015 11:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 15:30
8 February 2015 11:30 - 13:00, 14:00 - 15:30
8 March 2015 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.

20 December 2014 16:30 - 16:45
21 December 2014 16:30 - 16:45
22 December 2014 16:30 - 16:45
23 December 2014 16:30 - 16:45
25 December 2014 16:30 - 16:45

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.

8 January 2015 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00
15 January 2015 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00
22 January 2015 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00
29 January 2015 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00
5 February 2015 11:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00

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.

20 December 2014 15:30 - 16:20
21 December 2014 15:30 - 16:20
22 December 2014 15:30 - 16:20
23 December 2014 15:30 - 16:20
27 December 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.

20 December 2014 17:10 - 17:25
21 December 2014 17:10 - 17:25
22 December 2014 17:10 - 17:25
23 December 2014 17:10 - 17:25
25 December 2014 17:10 - 17:25