Welcome to the Natural History Museum at Tring, Hertfordshire
Tuesday-Sunday and bank holidays
10.00-17.00 (last entry 16.00)
Closed 24-26 December
The Museum at Tring will not be open Monday 8 May.
Last updated 15 February
Book a free ticket for guaranteed entry.
Tickets are currently available for visits until 31 December 2023.
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.
Please note, the Museum at Tring will be closed from 10.00-12.00 for SENDsational Mornings at Tring on 28th May 20th August 12th November. Walk ups will not be permitted at these times.
Plan your visit
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
The free display includes all photos awarded in the Young Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2022 competition, the Rising Star portfolio, and this year’s two Grand Title winners. It will also include short films on the two Grand Title images.
Tickets for the display are not required but to guarantee entry to the Museum please book a free entry ticket.
Closes 18 June
What's on at Tring
From guided tours, to crafting events and outdoor activities, the Museum at Tring has something to do for the whole family.
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.
Facilities and access
Find out how to get to and around the Museum, where to park and activities to support children and families with neurodiverse conditions.
Inspire your students' curiosity about the natural world and explore the variety of life on Earth.
Our hands-on workshops and gallery activities are closely tied to the National Curriculum.
We have volunteer opportunities to interact with visitors in the galleries or to help out with our gardens.
You will use real specimens to share your knowledge with school groups and the public through hands-on interactions.
Or contribute to developing a dynamic, beautiful and usable space for Museum visitors and the local community.
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.