Polar Explorers

This is a historic exhibition. It is no longer available to visit and this page is only retained as a record of the previous event. For current and future exhibitions, visit our What's On page.

A new exhibition for families with young children

diorama or images of penguins and young child


Until 14 May 2016 (historic exhibition)


Discover what life is like in the coldest places on Earth in the new Polar Explorers exhibition for families with younger children.

The resilient ways of life of people and wildlife living in polar extremes will be explored in this immersive exhibition, inspiring young minds through sensory and accessible stimulation.

Drawn from our natural history and world cultures collections.