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  • Timing: 10:00 am - 05:50 pm


    10:00 am - 05:50 pm


    10:00 am - 05:00 pm
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    Address: Natural History Museum, Cromwell Rd, London SW7 5BD, United Kingdom Show on map

About Natural History Museum, London

The Natural History Museum in London is of the largest of its kind in the world. It contains the most impressive and well-preserved objects of natural historical importance from around the world. The museum is brimming with objects of interest that are sure to enrich your knowledge of the world. It is a great place for all age groups who are even slightly interested in theories such as evolution and discoveries related to the ancient world.

Some of the most interesting items on display are:

  • The Iguanodon Teeth: Some of the earliest evidences of the existence of dinosaurs that mankind has ever found.
  • The First edition copy of Charles Darwin’s “Origin of Species”.
  • A fossil of the Archaeopteryx
  • An emperor Penguin Egg
  • Alfred Russell Wallace’s colossal collection of insects.

Be sure to also check out their extensive mineral collection which is unlike any other in this world. Another very special feature is the Darwin Gallery where you can see science in action. It is amazing because here, you along with your kids can learn a lot of theories through fun activities. The collection of the Natural History Museum is one of the best-preserved and well-respected in the world and is surely something you should put on your itinerary. Natural History Museum is one of the main tourist attractions to visit and should definitely feature in you London itinerary for  3 days and London Itinerary 10 Days.

The natural history museum of London is a world class museum that offers a combination of learning and fun. Enrich your knowledge by getting Natural History Museum tickets and learn like never before. Tickets for Natural History Museum are also available over the counter, however, when you buy tickets for Natural history museum tours, you get the chance to enlighten yourself further. Natural history museum ticket prices could never have been this affordable.

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Natural History Museum Information

  • Temporary exhibitions may be charged.
  • On entry to the Museum your bags and other personal items will be inspected. Air-port style security checks are conducted so avoid taking any sharp items or spray containers to the museum.
  • The Cromwell entrance has 10 steps whereas the Exhibition Road entrance is entirely step free. Wheelchair access is possible inside the museum too.

Natural History Museum Tickets Prices

  • Please keep checking the website for prices of temporary exhibitions.

How To Get To Natural History Museum by Public Transport

  • Bus Routes 14, 49, 70, 74, 345, 414 and C1. Bus 360 stops at the Exhibition Road entrance.
  • Underground: South Kensington Station- Use District, Circle or Piccadilly lines.

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  • Absolutely incredible. The displays were stunning, well-laid out and pitched for various levels of audience without any level of exclusivity. Could easily spend multiple days here. The free entry (suggested donations are encouraged) makes this even better. Relatively minor queueing time were in evidence. Easily accessed from Underground.

  • We loved this museum. The dinosaur are was amazing. The T-Rex model was brilliant. The whole family enjoyed it. The planets area was also really good. Would recommend to any family.

  • What a fantastic place to visit! The exhibits are brilliant! The Dinosaur section is amazing & a huge animated T Rex is not to be missed! Unfortunately the main hall was closed as they were still hanging the huge skeleton of a Blue Whale! Really sorry we missed that! Very educational & well worth a visit!

  • An amazing museum with great exhibits. The building itself is astonishing - a beautiful monument to natural history with stone carvings wherever you look. Good for kids and adults. Food services are good and not overpriced given the captive audience.

  • Great for kids. I spent most of my time in the Darwin cocoon, where it's probably more interesting for adults. There were tons of kids here the day I went, Saturday. So bring some noise cancelling headphones if you want to relax and enjoy the exhibits

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