15F6 Gallery announcements | Natural History Museum

Gallery announcements

Museum closure

The whole Museum will be closed on 13 July as part of Hintze Hall's transformation.

This is an exceptional closure. Other than this the Museum is only closed 24-26 December.


The Darwin Centre's Cocoon will be closed 13-15 June for essential maintenance.

Hintze Hall

Hintze Hall is currently closed for a redevelopment, reopening 14 July.

Treasures Cadogan Gallery

The Treasures Cadogan Gallery is closed until 14 July.

The Vault, the Minerals gallery and the giant sequoia specimen are open. Visit these using the lifts and 1C6A stairwells.

Investigate centre

The Investigate centre is closed on the last Thursday of each month from 14.30, except during school holidays.

It will also be closed on 20 July.

For more information call the bookings office on +44 (0)20 7942 5555.

The main entrance

The Museum's main entrance on Cromwell Road is not in use until the summer.

Please use the entrances on Queen's Gate and Exhibition Road.