Aos "darvinianos" de plantão, um centro que traz os estudos e a lógica de Darwin a níveis espetaculares de interação no Natural History Museum de Londres.
Visiting the Darwin Centre
Uncover the science of nature
Curious? Meet our Darwin Centre science guides in this video
See world-leading scientists at work, incredible specimens, exciting displays and much more.
Entrance is free
10.00 – 17.50
No advance booking is required
The Darwin Centre is open at After Hours until 22.30, excluding December. Next dates:
- 28 January 2011
- 25 February 2011
Find out about the Darwin Centre’s many attractions including the spectacular Cocoon experience and high-tech Attenborough Studio.
Find out how to get to the Darwin Centre and where all the great places to explore inside are.
Get a sneak preview of what the spectacular Cocoon experience reveals.
Glimpse some of the incredible exhibits and amazing views and activities inside Cocoon, so you know what to look for on your visit.
Join in exciting events and shows in this high-tech studio space.
Find out about UK biodiversity and how you can get involved in nature activities.
When you visit the Darwin Centre, pick up your free NaturePlus card to collect highlights of your visit along with bonus features to explore later online. Find out more.
Witness the dramatic effect of climate change at this visually stunning wall display of moving images, films and graphics.
Uncover the vital work that Museum scientists do in the new centre’s state-of-the-art labs.
Be dazzled by the dramatic designs of the Darwin Centre cocoon building.
Explore the fantastic learning activities and events for schools.
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Enjoy some of the momentous moments at the royal celebrations for the Darwin Centre’s opening.
Watch some of our Darwin Centre videos from the earliest development stages to the spectacular royal opening event.
Take the Cocoon journey. Share the excitement of exploring, studying and preserving nature in this dramatic public space and state-of-the-art scientific research centre.
No advance booking is required.
Films in the Attenborough Studio
Experience augmented reality in our new interactive film
Go on a virtual journey through our evolutionary past in Who do you think you really are? See prehistoric creatures brought to life in the studio in front of you. Sir David Attenborough narrates this interactive film now showing daily in the Attenborough Studio. Free
Watch the interactive film trailer
Drop in to the Attenborough Studio and catch one of our other 3 short 15-minute films showing daily.
Find out more about films at the Museum
Stunning specimens revealed
Marvel at 100s of specimens, displays and interactives.
Explore the specimen collection
Cutting-edge science in action
See scientists at work on vital research and delve into the science of nature.
Glimpse the grandeur of the building
View the breathtaking Darwin Centre cocoon building from all angles in our slideshow. See the latest photos.
Find out about the fearless abseilers who cleaned the cocoon exterior.
Cleaning the cocoon news article
Darwin Centre supporters
The Natural History Museum is grateful for the support of the following donors.