Key Stage 2 School Visits

The Museum is an inspiring setting for learning, offering a range of fun and informative hands-on sessions and online resources. Visits are up to two hours long and include a 45-minute handling workshop and a self-guided trail in the Museum. Sessions involve groupwork, discussion and problem-solving activities based on handling Museum specimens, and are linked to the national curriculum. Please book to arrange your visit.

Life in the Undergrowth: Insects in their habitats

Investigate bug anatomy and classification, and discover the essential role that insects play for life on the planet. Learn about the secret lives in insects' micro-habitats and how they are adapted to them.