Dippy on Tour: A Natural History Adventure

Dippy, the Natural History Museum's iconic Diplodocus cast, is going on a natural history adventure across the UK.

Dippy hopes you'll join him. There are incredible natural history collections and biodiversity to explore right on your doorstep.

Dippy's upcoming venues are:

He's already visited: Dorset County MuseumBirmingham Museum and Art Gallery, and Ulster Museum.

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Dippy in Glasgow

Visit Dippy in Glasgow and discover about animals that are under threat, and the steps being taken to protect them through conservation and re-wilding.

Running alongside the exhibition, there are a host of inspiring events to help you explore Scotland's wildlife and envrionment. 

Resources for teachers

We have activities, games and worksheets for ages 4-11 to continue their natural history adventures in the classroom.

All learning resources are aligned to curricula across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Explore nature on your doorstep

Dippy's Naturenauts

Become a naturenaut by grabbing your phone or tablet and exploring nature with Dippy.

Get out and about

A range of activities to help you get involved with nature, whether you are at home, in the park or on the beach.

Identify nature

Found an animal, plant or fossil that you'd like to identify? Get help from our scientists, ID guides and apps.

Find out more about Dippy

Dippy the dino-star

The story of Dippy, the Museum's much-loved Diplodocus cast, stretches back more than 100 years. Take a look at some memorable moments in pictures.

Nine-month makeover for Dippy the Diplodocus

How Dippy was prepared for his three-year UK tour.

3D Dippy skull

Rotate, zoom in and explore the features of this popular dinosaur.

Join Dippy on his natural history adventure in Scotland