Pre-booked school groups receive a discount on all exhibitions at the Museum.

Please book by calling the school bookings team on +44 (0)20 7942 5555. Note that the discount only applies if you book in advance.

Things to do for schools

Find workshops, science shows and self-led activities for students of all ages.

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

21 October 2016 - 10 September 2017

A showcase of the very best nature photography, revealing the beauty and diversity of life on Earth. £4 per student.

Butterflies feeding on fruit in the Sensational Butterflies exhibition

Coming soon - Sensational Butterflies

31 March to 17 September 2017

Our popular butterfly house includes a kaleidoscope of colourful species usually found in Central and South America, Africa and Asia.

View hundreds of live butterflies close-up. Use a magnifier to admire their intricate beauty and tiny features, and learn fascinating facts about their lives.

Tickets will go on sale in February.

Get email updates about school activities and teaching resources