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Choose an activity to try at home. Our craft templates include instructions and lists of the simple materials that you will need to make them. All of the craft sheets are best printed/copied onto thin card, and some are best on A3.
Little ones may need help from an adult!
Try out some of our ant-inspired family activities.
Be a busy bee and have a go at crafting this bee-inspired finger puppet.
Inspired by Easter, we have scoured the Museum for egg-laying animals and their eggs.
We have selected two animals and will focus on their ‘homes’ and you will have the chance to make your very own animal home.
We think moths are marvellous and we hope you think the same too after trying out our moth-inspired activities. Why not give them a go at home?
Explore our interactive online exhibit and learn about different types of whales.
Have a go at crafting this mask inspired by Triceratops dinosaurs.
Practice preening like a peacock in this pretty headdress.
Learn about using Conservation Optimism to make a positive difference for nature.
Discover Geologise Theatre and learn about geoscience through storytelling.
Find out about the different shapes of minerals, and the ways that different crystals form within them. You can even have a go at building your own!
Find out how bees feed from flowers and how bee tongues are adapted to different flowers.
Turning the invisible, visible. How do microscopes work and what can they show us?
Learn about British insects at our virtual summer school.