Exhibitions and events

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Closed until further notice

Explore the world's best nature photography, exhibited on 100 stunning lightbox displays.

Fantastic Beasts™: The Wonder of Nature

Postponed until further notice

Discover where the real and wizarding worlds intertwine.

  • £10.95-£54.95

Nature Live

Find out more about upcoming topics and guests appearing on Nature Live, our free live show held every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the Attenborough Studio.

Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Spirit Collection

Go behind the scenes with our knowledgable science educators for a look at the Museum's fascinating zoology collection preserved in spirit.

Backing biodiversity

Join us for a host of events and activities that explore how our scientists and collections are helping to tackle biodiversity change.



Enjoy exhibitions, talks, science demos, food and drinks by night on the last Friday of the month.

Crime Scene Live

Become a detective for the night and work with the Museum’s forensic experts to solve a murder mystery.

Dino Snores for Kids

This unique sleepover gives kids aged 7 to 11 the chance to explore the Museum after dark while taking part in fun and educational activities.

Dino Snores for Grown-ups

Enjoy a night of music, food, science and cinema at this sleepover for grown-ups.

Silent Disco

Make waves on the dance floor under Hope the whale, and curate the soundtrack to your night as three DJs make you move. Bookings essential.

Yoga at the Natural History Museum

A unique yoga class in the iconic Hintze Hall, followed by exclusive access to a Museum exhibition or gallery.

Race for Nature

A 5k and a 10k race for runners of all abilities to support the Museum.

Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100

Take on the challenge of cycling an epic 100-mile route on closed roads in this world-class cycling festival.