On the tour you will discover more about cutting-edge scientific research in the Darwin Centre's Zoology spirit building. Get a fascinating glimpse of the building's 27 kilometres of shelves and some of the 22 million specimens we look after, including hidden treasures such as the giant squid and specimens collected by Charles Darwin.
Suitable only for adults and children over 8 years old. Tours run at various times every day, please enquire when you arrive at the Museum. Last tour of the day is usually at 16.15. Tour duration is 30 minutes.
Tour location: Darwin Centre, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD
Opening times: Open every day from 10am - 5:50pm. Last admission 5:30pm. The Museums are open every day, including Sundays and bank holidays, but closed 24 - 26 December.
Entry cost: Free of charge
Booking: Please book on the day at any information desk when you arrive. For enquires or access requirements, please call +44 (0)20 7942 5000
To avoid the long queues at the main entrance, use the side entrance on Exhibition Road (near the Science Museum).