What's on at the Grant Museum

Valentine’s at the Grant

Valentine’s at the Grant

Date: 12th February 2016 | Time: 6:30 - 9pm | Location: Grant Museum of Zoology, Rockefeller Building, University College London, University Street, WC1E 6DE | Price: £6 including a free glass of wine | Age group: Adults

Birds do it, bees do it, even educated fleas do it, so where better to do it yourself than at the Grant Museum of Zoology. Whether you’re looking for love or seeking to impress your Valentine date, join us for our After Hours Valentine’s themed late opening. Discover the Museum after-dark, enjoy a drink and uncover how seduction is done in the animal world with our Valentines themed specimen labels. There is no need to book just drop in any time between 6.30pm and 9pm, tickets are sold on the door and cost £6, which includes a free glass of wine.

020 3108 2052 | d.veall@ucl.ac.uk

Family Fun at the Grant Museum

Family Fun at the Grant Museum

Date: 15/02/16 - 20/02/16 | Time: 1pm - 4:30pm | Location: Grant Museum of Zoology, Rockefeller Building, University College London, University Street, WC1E 6DE | Price: Free | Age group: Families

We have rifled through our drawers and searched through our cabinets to bring out some of our most amazing animals for our family hands-on specimen based activities this half term. Get up close to our walrus or marvel at the size of our rhino or peer inside a shark’s mouth.

020 3108 2052 | d.veall@ucl.ac.uk

Dead, Life Drawing

Dead, Life Drawing

Date: 23th February 2016 | Time: 6:30pm - 9pm | Location: Grant Museum of Zoology, Rockefeller Building, University College London, University Street, WC1E 6DE | Price: £6 including a free glass of wine | Age group: Adults

With cabinets full of (not so alive) life models from across the animal kingdom in some remarkable poses we invite you to join us for a lively evening of drawing. Whether you’re a beginner or more experienced our sessions are led by a Museum artist to give you insight and confidence in a wide range of drawing practices. Ticket costs also include a free glass of wine. Materials will be provided.

Booking is essential, visit grantmuseum.eventbrite.com to book your ticket.

020 3108 2052 | d.veall@ucl.ac.uk

Creature Creations

Creature Creations

Date: 27th February 2016 | Time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm | Location: Grant Museum of Zoology, Rockefeller Building, University College London, University Street, WC1E 6DE | Price: Free | Age group: Families

Create works of art inspired by some of the weird and wonderful animals that call the Grant Museum home or invent your very own brand new animal, give it a name and add it to our collection in our family art day with our Museum artist. This event is drop-in and there is no need to book.

020 3108 2052 | d.veall@ucl.ac.uk

Creature Creations

Creature Creations

Date: 12th March 2016 | Time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm | Location: Grant Museum of Zoology, Rockefeller Building, University College London, University Street, WC1E 6DE | Price: Free | Age group: Families

Create works of art inspired by some of the weird and wonderful animals that call the Grant Museum home or invent your very own brand new animal, give it a name and add it to our collection in our family art day with our Museum artist. This event is drop-in and there is no need to book.

020 3108 2052 | d.veall@ucl.ac.uk

Dead, Life Drawing

Dead, Life Drawing

Date: 15th March 2016 | Time: 6:30pm - 9pm | Location: Grant Museum of Zoology, Rockefeller Building, University College London, University Street, WC1E 6DE | Price: £6 including a free glass of wine | Age group: Adults

With cabinets full of (not so alive) life models from across the animal kingdom in some remarkable poses we invite you to join us for a lively evening of drawing. Whether you’re a beginner or more experienced our sessions are led by a Museum artist to give you insight and confidence in a wide range of drawing practices. Ticket costs also include a free glass of wine. Materials will be provided.

Booking is essential, visit grantmuseum.eventbrite.com to book your tickets.

This event is now sold out. Dead, Life Drawing will be returning in April.

020 3108 2052 | d.veall@ucl.ac.uk

Animal Showoff

Animal Showoff

Date: 17th March | Time: 6:30pm - 9:30pm | Location: Grant Museum of Zoology, Rockefeller Building, University College London, University Street, WC1E 6DE | Price: £6 | Age group: Adults

What would happen if we invited experts in every type of fauna* to make funny about the animals they know and love (or hate) for just 9 minutes? Animal Showoff is that! In a fun evening of science, jokes, stories and laughter come discover more about the animal kingdom from some of the its biggest fans.

*warning, may also contain plants, rocks and fossils.

Booking is essential, visit grantmuseum.eventbrite.com to book your tickets.

020 3108 2052 | d.veall@ucl.ac.uk