After hours

Visit the Museum after hours. Tour our galleries by night. Enjoy immersive science events and expert-led talks. Meet friends, eat drink and see our world-class exhibitions.

  • Wildlife Photographer of the Year Academy - Masterclass
    Masterclass: Understanding Winning Photography with Joe Cornish

    Transform the way you think about photography and discover what you can do with a camera at our masterclasses led by industry experts.  

    23 October 2014 - tickets available

  • Dino Snores for Grown-ups
    Dino Snores for Grown-ups

    Sleep over at the Museum and enjoy a 3-course dinner, a mix of music, science and cinema and free entry to our summer exhibitions.

    25 October 2014 - sold out
    Dates for 2015 events coming soon – tickets go on sale in November

  • The Trick Tour
    Night Safari - The Trick Tour

    An expert-led discussion about the scientific hoaxes and tricks played to deceive us.

    30 October 2014 - tickets available

  • Night Safari treat tour
    Night Safari - The Treat Tour

    Enjoy expert-led talks revealing some of the Museum's most special scientific treats.

    30 October 2014 - tickets available

  • WPY masterclass with Lou Coetzer
    Masterclass: Understanding Behaviour Photography with Lou Coetzer

    Learn first-hand how Lou Coetzer's award-winning wildlife and nature photography captures the natural world at its best.

    31 October 2014 - tickets available

  • Lates

    Have a great night out at the Museum on the last Friday of every month.

    31 October 2014

  • Crime Scene Live
    Crime Scene Live

    Try your skills as a crime scene officer and solve a murder mystery at this unique event.

    31 October 2014 - sold out
    Dates for 2015 events coming soon – tickets go on sale in November

  • The Bigger Picture
    The Bigger Picture: Animal Selfies

    Debate challenging photographic concepts with established names from the industry.

    28 November 2014 - tickets available

  • Night Safari endangered
    Night Safari - Endangered

    Learn how scientific research can help preserve the endangered natural world.

    9 December 2014 - tickets available

  • Annual Science Lecture 2013
    Annual Science Lecture

    Join us for our highly anticipated Annual Science Lecture. This year’s lecture, Science as Revolution, will be given by the President of the Royal Society, Sir Paul Nurse.

    11 December 2014 - tickets available