Exhibitions and attractions

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

19 October 2018 - 30 June 2019

Explore the world's best nature photography, exhibited on 100 exquisite light panels.

  • Tickets: £8 - £38

Museum of the Moon

17 May 2019 - 1 January 2020

Stand beneath Luke Jerram's incredible touring artwork, measuring six metres in diameter and featuring detailed NASA imagery of the lunar surface.

  • Free, no ticket required

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.



The Museum comes alive at night. Explore our galleries, exhibitions and shops after hours and enjoy exciting late-night activities.

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.

Dino Snores for Grown-ups

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

Dino Snores for Kids

Kids will explore, take part in fun activities and meet our T.rex hidden in the shadows.

Crime Scene Live

Become a crime scene investigator for the night and work with the Museum's scientists to solve a murder.

Events under the Moon

Join us for a series of special events with Museum of the Moon, a visiting artwork by Luke Jerram.

Race for Nature

Take part in a 5k or a 10k run in Hyde Park and raise money for the Museum's vital work tackling the world's biggest environmental challenges.

Tiny Space Explorers: a Sensory Experience

Explore the wonders of the universe with your own budding astronaut in true sensory style.