Live Animal Handling

Animal Story will be bringing a selection of their creatures to the museum this Easter



Wednesday 19 April

Visitor information


11am - 3pm

Please note - final animal handling sessions at 2.45pm

The activity will finish at 3pm


Clore learning suite, ground floor


Free (donations welcome). No booking required


Would you like to meet Alvin and Simon the prairie dogs, Bob the bearded dragon or Prickles the African pygmy hedgehog?

Animal Story are bringing a huge selection of live creatures to the museum this Easter for you to meet and hold under their expert supervision.

Other animals you'll meet include frogs, snakes, geckos, salamanders, owls, tortoises, scorpions and many more. Learn how these incredible critters behave and survive in the wild.