Spaces

Explore The Study by clicking on an area to reveal more information about the space, view images and book items.

MAKE

Make is a space to explore your craft

  • Simple makes available, or bring your own
  • Take part in a making event
  • Book our Make table

ROUND TABLE

Our Round table is a space for debate and discussion

  • Seats for 8 with space for more
  • Ideal for societies and groups
  • Book our Round table

SHARE

Share is a space for conversations both physical and digital

  • Catch a lightning talk
  • Share stuff and digital ideas
  • Book Share

DISCOVER

Discover is a space to investigate and research objects

  • Talk to specialists
  • Use our reference collections
  • Book the video microscope

WONDER

Wonder is a display of some of the Museum’s most curious objects

SENSE

Sense is space to reflect

  • Discover current campaigns
  • Be inspired to take action
  • Enjoy this peaceful space

COLLECTIONS STUDY CENTRE

Collections Study Centre is a space to take your research further

GREENHOUSE

Our Greenhouse is an amazing closed ecological system

  • Built by the Biospheric Studio
  • Grows nine species of mint
  • Aquaponics system

EXHIBITIONS

The Phantoms of Congo River, a series of work by self-taught photographer Nyaba Ouedraogo, inspired by Joseph Conrad’s novel Heart of Darkness.

Born in Burkina Faso in 1978, Ouedraogo works and lives between Paris and West Africa and was shortlisted for the prestigious Prix Pictet photography award in 2010.