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January 2015

Dino Snores for Grown-ups

23 January, 2015 @ 6:30 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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£180

Visit the Natural History Museum's exhibitions and galleries, talk with their scientists, then bed down in the iconic Hintze Hall or watch an all-night movie marathon.

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Masterclass: Primate Photography with Anup Shah

27 January, 2015 @ 6:15 pm - 9:15 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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£45

Join the Natural History Museum for an evening with award-winning photographer Anup Shah as he shares his passion for studying animal behaviour.

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The Stegosaur’s Garden

28 January, 2015 @ 2:30 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Join Natural History Museum palaeobotanist Peta Hayes to discover what our new Stegosaurus' Jurassic home was really like.

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Natural History Museum Lates

30 January, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Enjoy the Natural History Museum's exhibitions, galleries and special activities in the evening and eat and drink with friends.

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February 2015

Night Safari: Love in the Natural World

16 February, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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£40

Join us for an exclusive Valentine’s-themed night at the Museum. Our scientists will reveal the little-known love-lives of the natural world, from fish perfume trails to date-drugging insects.

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March 2015

Night Safari: Maternal Instincts

16 March, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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£40

In celebration of Mother’s Day, the Natural History Museum is hosting an exclusive evening to explore the trials, tribulations and wonders of parenting in the natural world.

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May 2015

Night Safari: Time Machine

16 May, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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£30

Join us for an exclusive evening exploring the past, present and future of this iconic Museum.

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Big Nature Day

23 May, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Big Nature Day is the Museum's annual celebration of the variety of nature, in recognition of the UN International Day of Biological Diversity.

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Natural History Museum Lates

29 May, 2015 @ 6:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Explore the galleries after hours and take in highlights including the Stegosaurus specimen in the Earth Hall.

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July 2015

Specimen Preparation Area in action-British Bryozoa

30 July, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Come and see science in action in the Darwin Centre's Specimen Preparation Area.Museum scientist and bryozoologist, Mary Spencer-Jones, and our V Factor volunteers are working together to identify British bryozoans in the largest project of its kind.The Specimen Preparation Area is situated on the upper walkway in the Cocoon, where you can look in on work being done.  Discover what bryozoans are, discuss the aims of our research, and how climate change and ocean acidification could affect bryozoa and other…

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Natural History Museum Lates

31 July, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Explore the galleries after hours and take in highlights including the Dinosaurs Gallery. Book tickets for a late visit to our special exhibitions, enjoy late-night shopping and relax in Hintze Hall with delicious food and drink.

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The Wunderkammer at the Natural History Museum

31 July, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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£12

Join improv group Do Not Adjust Your Stage as they create stories, scenes and characters inspired by the Museum in their new show, The Wunderkammers. Two Museum scientists deliver a short talk that neither the performers nor the audience has heard before, providing the springboard for improvised comedy theatre. The scientists present different talks in each unique show. 'Unmissable…impressive, spontaneous, creative and hilarious. Fearless comedy to great effect' - Everything Theatre. Speakers Luke Brown – Butterfly House Manager Dr Steen…

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August 2015

Specimen Preparation Area in action-British Bryozoa

6 August, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Come and see science in action in the Darwin Centre's Specimen Preparation Area.Museum scientist and bryozoologist, Mary Spencer-Jones, and our V Factor volunteers are working together to identify British bryozoans in the largest project of its kind.The Specimen Preparation Area is situated on the upper walkway in the Cocoon, where you can look in on work being done.  Discover what bryozoans are, discuss the aims of our research, and how climate change and ocean acidification could affect bryozoa and other…

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Specimen Preparation Area in action-British Bryozoa

13 August, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Come and see science in action in the Darwin Centre's Specimen Preparation Area.Museum scientist and bryozoologist, Mary Spencer-Jones, and our V Factor volunteers are working together to identify British bryozoans in the largest project of its kind.The Specimen Preparation Area is situated on the upper walkway in the Cocoon, where you can look in on work being done.  Discover what bryozoans are, discuss the aims of our research, and how climate change and ocean acidification could affect bryozoa and other…

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Specimen Preparation Area in action-British Bryozoa

20 August, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Come and see science in action in the Darwin Centre's Specimen Preparation Area.Museum scientist and bryozoologist, Mary Spencer-Jones, and our V Factor volunteers are working together to identify British bryozoans in the largest project of its kind.The Specimen Preparation Area is situated on the upper walkway in the Cocoon, where you can look in on work being done.  Discover what bryozoans are, discuss the aims of our research, and how climate change and ocean acidification could affect bryozoa and other…

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Specimen Preparation Area in action-British Bryozoa

27 August, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Come and see science in action in the Darwin Centre's Specimen Preparation Area.Museum scientist and bryozoologist, Mary Spencer-Jones, and our V Factor volunteers are working together to identify British bryozoans in the largest project of its kind.The Specimen Preparation Area is situated on the upper walkway in the Cocoon, where you can look in on work being done.  Discover what bryozoans are, discuss the aims of our research, and how climate change and ocean acidification could affect bryozoa and other…

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September 2015

Specimen Preparation Area in action-British Bryozoa

3 September, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Come and see science in action in the Darwin Centre's Specimen Preparation Area.Museum scientist and bryozoologist, Mary Spencer-Jones, and our V Factor volunteers are working together to identify British bryozoans in the largest project of its kind.The Specimen Preparation Area is situated on the upper walkway in the Cocoon, where you can look in on work being done.  Discover what bryozoans are, discuss the aims of our research, and how climate change and ocean acidification could affect bryozoa and other…

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Science Uncovered

25 September, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Meet more than 200 scientists and visiting experts in the Museum's galleries and join in hundreds of exciting activities including interactive science stations, debates and behind-the-scenes tours.Chat to experts over a drink in the Science Bar and refuel in our other pop-up bars and restaurants. You can also join the festivities at the Natural History Museum in Tring, Hertfordshire and Manchester Museum. Part of European Researchers' Night, our annual festival of science is fun, free and gets better every year.…

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October 2015

Night Safari at the Natural History Museum

9 October, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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£40

Join us for a special edition of Night Safari. We’ve teamed up with Time Out magazine to discover where nature meets culture, exploring nightlife, fashion, film and (in honour of the approaching 24-hour tube) life underground. Experience a night of inspiring Museum science and insights from the world of entertainment – everything from glow sticks to glow worms. Meet experts and see specimens from behind -the -scenes, while enjoying the exclusive atmosphere of the Museum’s Earth Hall and galleries late…

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Silent Disco at the Natural History Museum

9 October, 2015 @ 11:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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£20

Time Out is throwing one of their legendary silent discos but this time, it's a little bit different because, it's at the Natural History Museum. Join them in the beautiful Hintze Hall where we'll be partying until the wee hours under Dippy the dinosaur! And so we don't wake the sleeping fossils and in true silent disco fashion, you'll be listening to your chosen channel through wireless headphones. Tickets to this one-off event are just £20! So take this uber rare…

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Natural History Museum Lates

30 October, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Explore the museum after hours with special events and late night access to exhibitions, galleries and shops.

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Natural Histories: Beetles

31 October, 2015 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Meet Museum curators and researchers from the BBC Radio 4 series Natural Histories. The 25-part series, presented by wildlife expert Brett Westwood and produced by the BBC's Natural History Unit, tells the stories of 25 extraordinary specimens from the Museum collections that have influenced human society and changed the way we see the world. Each Nature Live event will feature the specimen from that week's episode.

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November 2015

Natural Histories: Cockroaches

7 November, 2015 @ 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Meet Museum curators and researchers from the BBC Radio 4 series Natural Histories. The 25-part series, presented by wildlife expert Brett Westwood and produced by the BBC's Natural History Unit, tells the stories of 25 extraordinary specimens from the Museum collections that have influenced human society and changed the way we see the world. Each Nature Live event will feature the specimen from that week's episode.

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A History of Life in 100 Fossils

27 November, 2015 @ 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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Free

Fossils are like time capsules, capturing a moment of life's history in stone. They are the remains of once-living animals, plants or microbes. Join Dr Paul Taylor, Natural History Museum palaeontologist and author of A History of Life in 100 Fossils to discover how these rocky remnants of living creatures record the evolution of life, and hear the fascinating stories of the scientists who discovered them. What's more the majority of the fossils in the book are held at the museum!

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Art Meets Science Library Tour

27 November, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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£15

With more than one million items, some of which date back to the fifteenth century, the Museum's Earth Sciences Library is considered one of the world's greatest natural history collections. This tour will bring the BBC Radio 4 series Natural Histories to life, with library experts explaining how art and science have transformed our understanding of the natural world. You'll see rarely displayed artwork and learn how art can allow us to see a species in a new light, as…

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BBC R4 Natural Histories- The Big Story

27 November, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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£27

The Big Story brings Radio 4's Natural Histories series to life on stage, re-imagining the popular BBC programme live in the Museum's iconic Hintze Hall. Natural Histories has explored 25 different species and specimens across as many episodes, investigating the profound impact nature has had on Earth's history. Join the Natural History Museum and their special guests - including the Museum's ever popular Dippy the Diplodocus. With comedy, spoken word, scientific discussion and musical performances, you'll discover the surprising story behind 100 million years…

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Art Meets Science Library Tour

27 November, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 8:15 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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£15

With more than one million items, some of which date back to the fifteenth century, the Museum's Earth Sciences Library is considered one of the world's greatest natural history collections. This tour will bring the BBC Radio 4 series Natural Histories to life, with library experts explaining how art and science have transformed our understanding of the natural world. You'll see rarely displayed artwork and learn how art can allow us to see a species in a new light, as…

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Art Meets Science Library Tour

27 November, 2015 @ 9:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road
London, SW7 5BD United Kingdom
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£15

With more than one million items, some of which date back to the fifteenth century, the Museum's Earth Sciences Library is considered one of the world's greatest natural history collections. This tour will bring the BBC Radio 4 series Natural Histories to life, with library experts explaining how art and science have transformed our understanding of the natural world. You'll see rarely displayed artwork and learn how art can allow us to see a species in a new light, as…

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