What's on for kids this month

In the galleries

Our Dinosaurs gallery is closed until 20 September. But the temperamental T. rex in Dinosaurs is just one of our star attractions.

Earth's core exhibit

Don't miss the Volcanoes and Earthquakes gallery with its famous earthquake simulator.

More gallery highlights

Browse all family events

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Tips for enjoying the Museum

Read our Parents’ survival guide to find handy hints about the Museum and our free gallery extras like Explorer backpacks. Check the Floor Plans to find out what's where. 

Blue finch
Can't make it to the Museum?

We've got lots of fun and games for kids to do at home, like making a bird feeder, working at an ice station in Antarctica and becoming a Dinosaur defender.

Autumn highlights

Exhibitions and attractions

WPY 2014 exhibition
Wildlife Photographer of the Year

The WPY 2014 exhibition opens in London on 24 October. Book tickets now.

Ice Rink 2014 graphic
Ice Rink

Get ready for the big skate off, our outdoor Ice Rink opens on 30 October. Book tickets now.