Events

Events

Late opening and evening discussion

See the exhibition at Lates with MasterCard on the last Friday of every month and take part in special evening discussions. Advanced booking essential.

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Conference: science behind the exhibition

On 31 May, discuss the research that informed this ground-breaking exhibition at a one-day conference led by human origins experts Prof Chris Stringer and Dr Nick Ashton. Lunch and exhibition ticket included.

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Free daytime talks and workshops

Enjoy free daytime talks about human evolution in the Darwin Centre's Attenborough Studio, part of our daily Nature Live programme of events.

Find details of all Britain events below, with more coming soon.

Event details

  • Are we part-Neanderthal?
    Are we part-Neanderthal?

    24 April 2014 14:30 - 15:00

    Meet human origins expert Prof Chris Stringer and examine new research into the Neanderthal genome sequence.

  • Lates with MasterCard
    Lates with MasterCard

    25 April 2014 18:00 - 22:30,

    30 May 2014 18:00 - 22:30,

    27 June 2014 18:00 - 22:30,

    25 July 2014 18:00 - 22:30,

    29 August 2014 18:00 - 22:30

    Come and enjoy our exhibitions and world-famous galleries in the evening, meet friends and have a bite to eat.

  • Cannibalism: What's All the Fuss?
    Cannibalism: What's All the Fuss?

    25 April 2014 19:00 - 21:00

    Join a discussion event exploring early human cannibalism and the reasons it's still taboo.

  • Emotional Evolution
    Emotional Evolution

    30 May 2014 19:00 - 21:00

    Take part in a lively discussion as a team of experts examine language, love and intelligence.

  • Conference: Britain: One Million Years of the Human Story
    Conference: Britain: One Million Years of the Human Story

    31 May 2014 09:00 - 16:15

    Hear from the scientists whose work inspired our latest exhibition at this one-day conference.

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