Access at South Kensington
We aim to provide a friendly, accessible environment for all our visitors and the widest possible access to our buildings, exhibitions and collections.
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Talk to us about access
All D/deaf and disabled people, and their accompanying family members and personal carers can jump the queues to enter the Museum. When you arrive, please approach a member of staff at an entrance for assistance.
For more information about accessing the Museum:
- call us on +44 (0)20 7942 5000
- email us
Closed until further notice
The Natural History Museum
London SW7 5BD
Bags and other personal items will be inspected when you enter the Museum.
Please do not bring any sharp objects including knives and scissors to the Museum, as they may be confiscated.
Smoking (including the use of electronic cigarettes and vaping products) is not permitted in the Museum or outdoor areas.
Dates: 12 July
Cost: free, advance booking required
Tickets are limited; first come, first served.
Dawnosaurs is a free event for children with neurodiverse conditions including autism and other sensory processing difficulties. It allows them to enjoy the Museum with their families and siblings, free from the hustle and bustle of the general public.
A Mobiloo will be available on 12 July.