22 June 2017 - 8 October 2017

Help us create a different kind of museum of nature – one that celebrates our everyday relationship with the world around us.

What do you think best represents modern nature? Share your photos and stories with us online!


Would you like a playful path, a relaxed ramble or a deep dive into our collection this summer?

Body Squabbles

When you see the results. Follow Rob Bidder's weekly webcomic, published every Friday.

Hunt for the 'butterflies' among the library shelves, finding clues to answer a Summer-themed quiz along the way.

Six zines that put health conditions back in the hands of the people who experience them.


A profound exploration by historian Emily Mayhew of the modern reality of medicine and injury in wartime, from the trenches of WW1 to the plains of Afghanistan.


Our shop is now available online. Browse a selection of our quirky gifts and books, delivered to your door.