Monday 19 June 2017

Natural History Museum - What's on at the Museum after hours

Evening events for kids and grown-ups
A couple enjoying a drink at Lates
The spectacular blue whale skeleton diving through the heart of the Museum's Hintze Hall is arriving on 14 July, and to celebrate we have a series of summer events for you to enjoy with friends and family.  

From Movie Nights to sleepovers in the Museum's iconic main hall. Our evening events give you the chance to explore the Museum after hours and get closer to our science and scientists.
A hippo
Movie Nights
12-15 August
Take a seat, grab some popcorn and settle down to watch Jaws, Free Willy, Finding Nemo and Disney's The Little Mermaid in the main hall.
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Crochet whale workshop
Crochet Workshop
4 August
Celebrate the arrival of the blue whale skeleton at this unique crochet workshop. Everything you need to make your whale is included.
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Dino Snores for Grown-ups
Dino Snores for Grown-ups
5 August, 22 September, 10 November
Pull an all-nighter at our sleepover for adults. Enjoy food, entertainment and the chance to sleep under the watchful gaze of the giant blue whale skeleton. 
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Exploring the dinosaur gallery at Dino Snores for Kids
Dino Snores for Kids
11 August, 9 September, 7 and 14 October, 18 November, 9 December
Our popular kids sleepover is fun for the whole family. Set up camp in one of our iconic galleries, and take part in an action-packed night of dinosaur fun.
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A person in a crime scene suit at Crime Scene Live
Crime Scene Live
18 August, 30 October, 13 November
Become a crime scene investigator for the night and work alongside Museum experts to solve a murder mystery.
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A couple in the birds gallery at Lates
Open until 22.00 the last Friday of the month, excluding December.
Enjoy food, drink and pop-up events at Lates. This month discover what scientists are doing to prevent extinction and visit the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition.
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Silent disco at the Museum
After-school Club and Silent Disco
Friday 7 July
Don't miss our night of throwback fun, in collaboration with Time Out. Uncover little-known secrets about the Museum and end the night at a silent disco among our world-famous exhibits. 
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Museum Members get 10% off
Become a Museum Member and enjoy 10% off evening events. Plus gain free entry to exhibitions, special events and much more.
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New Year's Eve: Under the Sea
New Year's Eve: Under the Sea
Sunday 31 December
Too early to be thinking about New Year's Eve? Not when we're offering early birds up to 40% off tickets to our underwater-themed party if you book now. 
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Dino Snores T-shirt
Personalised Dino Snores T-shirts
Make your visit a night to remember with our new personalised t-shirts for big and little dino fans. Invent your own dinosaur name and take home this truly unique souvenir.
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