Examine the relationship we have with other creatures and the geological formation of planet Earth.
Join us for our exciting programme of daily guided themed tours, or book a private tour as an individual or group. Choose from the Natural Science themes below. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information and a tour request form.
Encounter a diverse range of animals past and present, and discover how animals and humans have interacted through the centuries.
Galleries: Window on the World, Animal World, Beginnings, Discoveries and Earth in Space.
How have Arctic animals, native peoples and European colonists adapted to the Canadian Arctic? Find out on this tour.
Galleries: Animal World, World Cultures, and Industry and Empire.
Explore the evolution of birds and learn how they have adapted to many environments, and encounter birds as supernatural figures in mythology and religion and in decorative art.
Galleries: Animal World and Living Lands.
Discover early instruments of navigation and time measurement and modern telescopes; learn more about the stars, planet formation and meteorites and explore the origins of life.
Galleries: Earth in Space and Animal World.
Uncover the wonders of nature through the museum's collections, including a show-and-tell with nature objects.
Galleries: Natural World and Beginnings
People's imaginations are stirred by stones. Discover what stones tell us about the past.
Galleries: Grand Gallery, Window on the World, Earth in Space, Restless Earth, Kingdom of the Scots and Beginnings.
Private Booked Tours for Individuals and Groups
All our tours are available as private, booked tours.
The cost of a private, booked tour is £5.00 per person (we make a minimum charge of £50.00 per guided group). One guide is allocated to every 15 people.
Tours are subject to guide availability and a minimum of 3 weeks’ notice is requested. Please contact email@example.com for further information and tour request form.
Daily Themed Tour
Times: 15:00 (1 hr)
Join us for our exciting programme of tours with a different theme each day. Meet at the Tour Meeting Point, Entrance Hall, Level 0. Find out more about themed tours in January.