a group of children having fun and smiling


Get ready for some animal themed fun and games. We've got stories, songs and games lined up ready to entertain our younger guests this half term! Get up close and personal with some curious creatures!

For useful information, such as how to find us and what facilities the
museum has, we recommend reading our Access information: Access
at the Natural History Museum

FREE - no booking required

This event is suitable for ages 0-5

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  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Free Entry


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome


  • Education/study area

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed

Map & Directions


Animal Inspired Fun & Games at the Colchester Natural History Museum

Type:Children's Activity Event

Natural History Museum, The Former All Saints Church, High Street, Colchester, CO1 1DN

Tel: 01206 282941

Opening Times

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