Natural History Museum in London
Spend a day exploring the incredible natural world at London's greatest collection of life and earth science specimens. Featuring over 70 million pieces, the museum illuminates the worlds of zoology, mineralogy, entomology, paleontology and botany. Located on Exhibition Road in South Kensington, the Natural History Museum is one of the three large museums in the area, along with the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Science Museum. Famous for its dinosaur skeletons, ornate architecture and specimens gathered by Charles Darwin himself, this amazing museum illuminates the incredible natural world.
Collections and Exhibitions
As a world-renowned research center for taxonomy and conservation, the Natural History Museum is an absolute treasure. Divided into four different colored zones, the galleries each offer a different glimpse of the planet. Blue zone features dinosaur skeletons and whales, and green zone is home of the Central Hall and meteorites exhibition. Red zone explores the natural forces that are shaping the globe, and the orange zone is the site of the Darwin Center as well as the wildlife garden.
Plan Your Visit to the Natural History Museums
Like the UK's other national museums, London's Natural History Museum is free for everyone to visit, tourists included. Most impressive when viewed from the magnificent Cromwell Road entrance, the museum is focused around a Central Hall and features an outdoor wildlife garden. Plan to take an entire day to discover the different colored zones of the museum, and book advance tickets (also free) online for the Dinosaurs gallery. The incredible dinosaur skeletons are some of the museum's greatest attractions and include bones from a T.rex, Baryonyx and Triceratops.
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