What's on

Indoor events and exhibitions are cancelled until October, but that doesn't mean you have to miss out.

There's plenty of online events to enjoy, including our popular Lates and Nature Live Online talks. 

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

The fifty-sixth Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition will immerse you in the breathtaking diversity of the natural world.

Explore some of the world's richest habitats, see fascinating animal behaviour and get to know some extraordinary species.

Opens 16 October

Online evening events

Lates Online

Grab a drink, turn on your computer, and join us for Lates Online on the last Friday of every month.

25 September from 19.30 BST
Free, no ticket required

Events and activities at the Museum

Yoga at the Museum

Find your zen with a unique series of yoga classes held in Hintze Hall hosted in collaboration with East of Eden.

Various dates from 15 November
Adult from £23, Member from £20.70

Andy's clock

Waistcoat. Gizmo. Hat. Take me to the time of the dinosaurs! See the clock from the CBeebies shows Andy's Dinosaur Adventures and Andy's Prehistoric Adventures.

Free, in the Central Cafe

Wildlife Garden Explorers

Go on a small safari with a handy guide to the minibeasts that live in the Wildlife Garden and their habitats. Then, complete our leaf bingo by spotting fabulous foliage.

Free, no booking required

Special events and activities

Dawnosaurs Online

Dawnosaurs Online is a set of free, online activities aimed at children with neurodiverse conditions including autism and other sensory processing difficulties. 


Join us for Nature Drawing Club. You can draw, paint or sculpt - anything that shows off your artistic side. 

A new theme is announced every Friday afternoon on our social media channels.

Upcoming exhibitions

Fantastic Beasts™: The Wonder of Nature

Discover where the real and wizarding worlds intertwine.

Details announced soon.