Dino Snores for Grown-ups

Pull an all-nighter

Enjoy a night of fun, food, science, movies and music at the Natural History Museum's sleepover, Dino Snores for Grown-ups.

What happens when you sleep over at the Museum?

The night begins with a welcome drink as you set up camp in Hintze Hall. 

Awesome activities

As the evening gets under way, you'll have the opportunity to enjoy a range of activities, including:

  • a delicious three-course dinner
  • a trip to our galleries and temporary exhibitions
  • live music
  • gin cocktail experience with Smith and Sinclair
  • stand-up comedy
  • science show
  • dinosaur-themed games room
  • live animal workshop
  • a pub quiz
  • edible insect tasting
  • an all-night monster movie marathon

Cash bars will be serving drinks and nibbles throughout the night and in the morning you'll be treated to a full English breakfast and the chance to join a yoga session.

An unforgettable evening

Dino Snores for Grown-ups is an unforgettable night inside one of London's most impressive buildings. It's the perfect experience for a group of friends, or as a gift for a loved one. 

Important information

This event is for adults aged 18 and over.

Bookings are required. No refunds will be given.

The event will begin at 19.15 and we cannot allow entry after 19.45. 

This event is not suitable for hen or stag parties. 

Please read the Dino Snores for Grown-ups FAQ before booking to ensure you get the most out of the event.

You may change your booking to an alternative Dino Snores for Grown-ups date as long as you inform us at least 30 days before the date of your original booking. Alternative dates are subject to availability and must take place within one year of your original booking. A £10 administration will be charged for each changed ticket.

Disabled helper tickets are available upon request, subject to availability.

Please note that you will not be able to regain entry if you choose to leave the premises on the night of the event. 

You will receive an email asking for your meal preference and dietary requirements within a month of the event date. Please note there will be pre-allocated seating in the Restaurant for dinner. If you wish to be seated with others who have booked tickets separately, please include this information when you submit your preferences.

The Museum reserves the right to make any necessary changes to the event as required, such as adjusting the locations, timings or content of the activities. This is to ensure that we deliver a safe and excellent experience for all guests at all times.

Got a question? Call us on +44 (0)20 7942 5000, Monday to Friday, 9.30 - 17.30 or email us at any time.

  • Adult: £180, Member: £162
    Includes a drink on arrival, a three-course dinner and a hot breakfast.

Event dates
13 September 2019 18.30-09.30 (Sold out)
9 November 2019 18.30-09.30
24 January 2020 18.30-09.30
7 March 2020 18.30-09.30


Access tickets for D/deaf visitors on 9 November

An interpreter will be available for D/deaf visitors between 20.30 and 00.30 at the 9 November event. Places are limited and can be booked below. 

Please note you need to buy an access ticket if you aren’t D/deaf but are booking in a group with a guest who is D/deaf. This is so that you can all be placed in the same group on the night.

Discount Member tickets

Members can purchase discount tickets for this event. Please bring your membership card with you to the event. Not a Member? Join today.

Fun for the whole family

We offer this sleepover experience with a twist for kids too. Find out more about Dino Snores for Kids and share this experience with your family.