Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Natural History Museum - Discovery Lates - Friday 28 October

Discovery Lates - Friday 28 October
Explore the mammals gallery at Lates
Start your weekend the natural way at Lates
Lates lets you explore the Museum after hours on the last Friday of every month, except December. Entry to the Museum is free, but you will need tickets for some of the activities and to visit special exhibitions.

This month discover some of the Museum's most treasured specimens on a guided tour. Or simply grab a drink, visit the Wildlife Photographer of the Year and Colour and Vision exhibitions, and explore the galleries.

Friday 28 October, 18.00-22.00
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Audun Rikardsen (c) Arctic showtime
Wildlife Photographer of the Year - open at Lates
From life under water to high up in the trees, see nature up-close in breathtaking detail at the new Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition. Associate sponsor DONG Energy.

Now open
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A visitor looking at butterflies
Colour and Vision - open at Lates
Don't miss your last chance to see Colour and Vision after hours. Marvel at over 350 vibrantly-hued specimens, reflect in a stunning light installation and discover the ancient evolutionary origins of colour and the eye. Lead sponsor LG OLED TV.

Until 6 November
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Silent disco in Hintze Hall
Skate at Lates
Take a late-night spin on the ice and enjoy a hot drink in the Cafe Bar after exploring the Museum after hours at Lates. Associate sponsor Swarovski.

Opens 27 October
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TV presenter and cameraman Simon King
Members save 10% on events
Become a Member to save 10% on all Lates events, and for access to exclusive Members’ events. Join now to enjoy the next Members’ Evening with wildlife presenter Simon King on 15 November.
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Lates events at the Museum
Study sheds light on snake vision
The first major study into the genes that control vision in snakes has found that the reptiles match their vision to their lifestyles.
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The Holi Festival in India
Win a trip to India
In celebration of our Colour and Vision exhibition, enter our competition to experience the colourful Holi Festival in India, courtesy of Wild Frontiers and Wanderlust Travel Magazine.
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