Gallery announcements

Hintze Hall closures

Hintze Hall is currently closed for a redevelopment, reopening in summer 2017. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.

The rest of the Museum is open as usual.

Treasures Cadogan Gallery

The Treasures Cadogan Gallery is closed until summer 2017. This is to allow redevelopment work in Hintze Hall. 

The Vault, the Minerals gallery and the giant sequoia specimen are open. Visit these using the lifts and stairwells.

The Diplodocus skeleton

The Diplodocus skeleton cast is no longer on public view. It is being prepared for a UK tour, starting in 2018

Investigate centre

The Investigate centre is closed for maintenance on the last Thursday of each month from 14.30, except during school holidays. For more information call the bookings office on +44 (0)20 7942 5555.

Essential information for schools

Plan a school visit to the Museum.