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What's On?

Discover more about Natural History by attending one of our events.


See a complete listing of events in Natural History, or a more detailed selection below, also listed on the general featured events page.

Seasonal Activity Sheet- Summer Sun

Seasonal Activity Sheet- Summer Sun

01 July 2018  |  Audience: Families   |  Event Type: Drop-in Activity

Take a trail with one of our seasonal activity sheets.

Inspectorium: Looking Back

Inspectorium: Looking Back

26 July 2018  |  Audience: Families   |  Event Type: Drop-in Activity

Discover more about the formation of fossils

The Dead Zoo Tour

The Dead Zoo Tour

28 July 2018  |  Audience: Ages 8+   |  Event Type:

Catch highlights from the 10,000 specimens on display at the Dead Zoo

Seasonal Activity Sheet- Busy Bees!

Seasonal Activity Sheet- Busy Bees!

01 August 2018  |  Audience: Families   |  Event Type: Drop-in Activity

Drop into the museum and follow the busy bees with our Autumn Activity Trail.

The Secret Life of Whales & Dolphins with IWDG

The Secret Life of Whales & Dolphins with IWDG

01 August 2018  |  Audience: All Ages   |  Event Type: Drop-in Activity

Drop into the Discovery Zone and find out about whales and dolphins.

Inspectorium: What's for dinner?

Inspectorium: What's for dinner?

02 August 2018  |  Audience: Families   |  Event Type: Drop-in Activity

Drop in and find out what animals eat.

The Meg and other Creatures of the Deep

The Meg and other Creatures of the Deep

09 August 2018  |  Audience: Ages 8+   |  Event Type: Tour

Learn more about the biggest shark of them all

The Dead Zoo Tour

The Dead Zoo Tour

11 August 2018  |  Audience: Ages 8+   |  Event Type: Tour

Take a tour in our galleries and learn about our specimens on display

Irish Women in Science: Maude and the Jellyfish

Irish Women in Science: Maude and the Jellyfish

16 August 2018  |  Audience: Ages 8+   |  Event Type: Drop-in Activity

Know more about Made Delap's aquarium

Heritage Week: Sharing Stories at the Dead Zoo

Heritage Week: Sharing Stories at the Dead Zoo

18 August 2018  |  Audience: Ages 8+   |  Event Type: Tour

Discover more stories about the Dead Zoo

Heritage Week: African Stories & Tails

Heritage Week: African Stories & Tails

21 August 2018  |  Audience: Families   |  Event Type: Talk

Let your imagination travel while listening to African stories

Heritage Week: The King and the Arctic Fox

Heritage Week: The King and the Arctic Fox

26 August 2018  |  Audience: Ages 8+   |  Event Type: Drop-in Activity

Discover some of the museum stories

Pop-up Chat: What is Falconry?

Pop-up Chat: What is Falconry?

28 August 2018  |  Audience: Adults & Children 7+   |  Event Type: Talk

Learn more about falcons during this pop-up chat