Evening events

Forensic science, expert talks, sleepovers and more - join in night-time events for adults at the Museum.

At our evening events you can explore the collections and exhibitions by night, chat to scientists and enjoy tempting food and drink.

Book your night at the Museum today.

Dino Snores for Grown-ups

Pull an all-nighter at the Museum.

Join a sleepover at one of London’s most iconic buildings, with exciting entertainment and a delectable dinner.

  • Tickets: £162 - £180

Crime Scene Live

Do you have what it takes to catch a killer?

Combining crime fiction with real science, this event gives you the chance to suit up and join the experts to solve a murder mystery.


  • Tickets: £54 - £60

After-school Club for Grown-ups

Channel your inner school-child with some retro fun. Unleash your competitive streak, get your hands dirty, raid the paint cupboard, learn new things, and if you've avoided detention, refresh at the bar and let off steam in the silent disco.


  • Tickets: £22 - £48

Movie Nights at the Museum

Take your seat, grab some popcorn and snacks, and settle in for Movie Nights at the Museum.

  • Tickets: £25 - £28

New Year's Eve: Under the Sea

Dance the night away under our blue whale, and ring in 2018 at the Museum's underwater-themed New Year’s Eve party.

  • Ticket: £71 - £129

Crochet Workshop

Crochet your very own blue whale at this exciting workshop to celebrate the arrival of the blue whale skeleton in Hintze Hall.

  • Tickets: £40.50 - £45


The Natural History Museum comes to life after dark.

Night owls can explore our galleries, exhibitions and shops after hours, and enjoy expert-led talks and events at Lates.

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