Seeing Dippy the Diplodocus dinosaur
Natural history & fossils
The Natural History Museum boasts a huge collection of specimens from various periods of our natural history.
Wonder over skeletons of all sizes from whales and dinosaurs to dodos and hummingbirds.
Learn about earth's treasures such as precious metals, gems and crystals, and out of space objects such as moon rocks.
Experience the colours of butterflies and the sheer size of a T-rex.
The museum has been in its current beautiful building since 1881.
During school holidays, the place can be swarming with kids so be prepared.
During the winter period, you can ice skate right beside the stunning building.