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Our main entrance is on Cromwell Road, just five minutes' walk from South Kensington Tube station.
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+44 (0)20 7942 5555.
Lines are open Monday-Friday from 8.30-16.00 during term time and 10.00-13.00 during school holidays.
Plan your school visit
Meet experts, handle specimens and see what goes on behind the scenes.
Extraordinary images of our planet from international photographers, celebrating the 50th competition.
Immerse yourself in the underwater world of tropical reefs and meet the inhabitants of these richly diverse habitats.
Step inside a tropical world of caterpillars, chrysalises and hundreds of fluttering moths and butterflies.
Pick up a handheld guide to explore the Museum's galleries and collections when you visit.
School event (KS1-3): Become a scientist for the day in our hands-on science centre.
School event (KS3): Marvel at the power within the Earth.
School event (KS2: Y3-4): Become a dinosaur scientist for the day using our incredible galleries.
See hidden treasures such as the giant squid or specimens collected by Charles Darwin. Free tickets at information desks.
School event (Reception, KS1): Take up a self-guided Explorer challenge through the Museum.
Join us to find out how scientists collect moths and hear some of the adventures they've had on their travels.
Become a scientist for the day in our hands-on science centre.
Centre closes at 17:00. Last entry is at 16.30.
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