Living Planet Gallery

This gallery is closed temporarily




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This gallery is closed temporarily

During museum opening hours


Ground floor and 1st floor balcony


Donations welcome (free entry). Drop in, no booking required.

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This gallery is closed temporarily

Take a tour through the vast and varied animal kingdom and discover some of the amazing animals who live in our planet’s different habitats, from harsh desert lands and icy polar wastes to temperate forests and lush tropical zones.

This gallery begins on the ground floor and continues on the balcony upstairs. 

It contains many of the museum’s oldest and most-loved exhibits.