Welcome to the Natural History Museum at Tring
Tuesday-Sunday and bank holidays
10.00-17.00 (last entry 16.00)
Closed 24-26 December
On 29 May 10.00-12.00 we are running a ticketed event and will not be able to admit walk-ups.
Last updated 18 May
Book a free ticket for guaranteed entry.
Tickets are currently available for visits to 31 August.
Subject to capacity on the day, we will have a limited number of walk-up spaces available. You may need to queue during busy times. The only way to guarantee entry is to book in advance.
Plan your visit
Wildlife Photographer of the Year Highlights
The free exhibition showcases a selection of 34 images recording the beauty and fragility of wildlife, from tiny insects to massive mammals.
Open until 19 June
Looking for inspiration on what to see?
Whether you're visiting for the first time or the fiftieth, discover what you can see and do in our free galleries, and where you can eat, drink and shop.
Beyond the Museum: The best things to do in Tring
Whether you want to spend a weekend or make a day trip, find all the information you need to extend your trip beyond the Museum at Tring and discover Hertfordshire's hidden cultural gem.
Inspire your students to ponder their place within the natural world and explore the variety of life.
Our hands-on workshops and gallery activities are closely tied to the National Curriculum.
Learning Volunteer Programme
Discover more about the natural world by interacting with visitors in the Museum's specimen-rich galleries.
You will use real specimens in our handling collection, from animal skulls to insects, to share your knowledge with school groups and the public through hands-on interactions.
Choose the Museum at Tring as the backdrop for your next film project or photography shoot.
It houses an extensive collection of mounted specimens and the wide variety of mammal, fish and bird specimens, together with the Victorian architecture, make Tring a unique location for shoots.