For Young People

Find out what exists to explore and do, and how we can help with your homework

Natural History

There are lots of things for you to see and do at the Dead Zoo.

For example, you can:

  • Sketch a tiger or an eagle with your class or by yourself
  • Touch a pilot whale skull and pet a badger In our Discovery Zone
  • Hunt for the eel that choked on a frog on a tour
  • Read up on the animals you’ve just seen in the Reading Area
  • Learn more about the environment and endangered species on a Gallery Talk

Are you doing a project?

You can discover more about our mammals, birds, insects, fish and fossils online. Can’t find the answer on our website? Contact us.

Or are you interested in...

  • Finding out What’s On this month- talks, tours and demonstrations
  • Visiting us
  • Gaining work experience? Check our Students & Internships section, or email us.

Are you a third-level or post-graduate student?

If you need access to the collection for your research, contact our curatorial staff.