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3rd April 2014 until 14th September 2014
 
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Adults £5.50, Family £19, Children and concessions £4.50
 

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Sensational ButterfliesFrom chomping caterpillars to beautiful butterflies, the Natural History Museum comes alive this summer with the erection of a tropical butterfly house on the museum lawn. Visitors to Butterflies will be able to take on butterfly challenges, try out games and activities as they explore one of the planets most amazing life cycles and experience the magic of walking among hundreds of free-flying tropical butterflies.

 

About Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from across the natural world, including insects, fossils and rocks. The Dinosaur gallery is one of the most popular exhibits in the museum, with a giant T. More about Natural History Museum

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South Kensington Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
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Victoria Railway Station
 
27 minutes walk
 
 
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Union Car Parks
 
6 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Kingston House
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What's on in London 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Near Sensational Butterflies
Fifty Four Boutique Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  40% off
54 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 2 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Located at 54 Queen's Gate, this traditional Edwardian townhouse hotel is well positioned, within five minutes' walk of both Gloucester Road and South Kensington Tube stations ... More
 
 
 
130 Queen's Gate Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £227  21% off
130 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 3 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Located in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, the 130 Queen's Gate Apartments provide state-of-the-art accommodation nearby to many of London's attractions, including the Natural ... More
 
 
 
Harrington Court Apartments
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  38% off
13 Harrington Road, SW7 | 4 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Close to the London Natural History Museum, Kensington Palace and the Olympia Conference and Exhibition Centre, this 4 star Victorian property features 47 guest rooms, business ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Sensational Butterflies

Near Sensational Butterflies
Now On
A Promise
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 12th to 18th Sep 2014
Cine Lumiere, Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Friederich Zeitz lands a position with German nobleman Karl Hoffmeister as tutor to his host's young son, Otto. Friederich grows fond of the boy and also ...More
 
 
 
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Vocal Masterclass With Sarah Connolly
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Wednesday 17th September 2014 - 2pm
Royal College of Music, Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Opportunity to hear one of Britain's foremost mezzo-sopranos....More
 
 
 
Today Only
5x15 and Land Rover present 'Can and Will'
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Wednesday 17th September 2014 - 7pm-8.30pm
Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
5x15 & Land Rover collaborate on a celebration of 'Can and Will'. 5 astounding speakers will each have 15 minutes to share their stories. Expect to ...More
 
 
 
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Near Sensational Butterflies
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Science Museum IMAX
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Sensational Butterflies
The huge IMAX screen - ten times bigger than the average screen - at the Science Museum is one of the few places in London where ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cine Lumiere
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
The Cine Lumiere is a shining beacon for all fans of European and World cinema. Attached to the Institut Francais, its programme is varied and intelligent, ... More
 
 
 
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Royal College of Music
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
The Royal College of Music is the school where Gustav Hoilst, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Benjamin Britten, James Galway, Joan Sutherland and Ralph Vaughan Williams learnt their ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Sensational Butterflies

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Sensational Butterflies
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Natural History Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | Same location as Sensational Butterflies
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Science Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Sensational Butterflies
The Science Museum in South Kensington houses one of the most comprehensive collections looking at the development of science and industry, and it is all done ... More
 
 
 
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Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
The Victoria and Albert Museum (or V & A as everyone calls it) was originally founded in 1852 to inspire and educate British designers and manufacturers. ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Sensational Butterflies
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La Cave a Fromage
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
24-25 Cromwell Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
In true French style, this chic cheese shop piles its wares high and stinking, with no fridges, or glass barriers to stop customers getting in for ... More
 
 
 
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Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Fishmonger Robin Moxon is regarded as one of the best suppliers of fish in London and is all too familiar with early morning trips to Billingsgate ... More
 
 
 
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Gilding the Lily
London > Shopping > Florists
Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Superior florist directly opposite South Kensington Tube Station. They sell flowers to the great and good of this area and as you might expect, this means ... More
 
 
 
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Apero Restaurant & Bar
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
2 Harrington Road, SW7 | 3 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Found in The Ampersand Hotel, Apero Restaurant and Bar is where South Kensington meets the Mediterranean. With blue Spanish tiled floors, exposed brickwork and caramel leather ... More
 
 
 
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Dorsia - London
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
3 Cromwell Road, SW7 | 3 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Kulu Kulu
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
39 Thurloe Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Kulu Kulu is a good example of a typical sushi bar, a great place to go for sushi whether you’re a novice or an experienced fan. ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Sensational Butterflies

Near Sensational Butterflies
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
 
 
 
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 12 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
 
 
 
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Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, SW11 | 23 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
The £21 million Dyson Building makes up the largest part of the purpose-built Battersea campus of the prestigious Royal College of Art. Located at 1 Hester ... More
 
 
 
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Sensational Butterflies gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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G-Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Downstairs from LA Fitness (keep going past the people who look like they're about to die on the running machines) you'll find G-Spa. A world away ... More
 
 
 
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Space NK
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
40 Hans Crescent, Knightsbridge, London SW1X | 13 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
The Knightsbrige branch of Space NK in Hans Crescent, right next to Harrods, is especially appealing - not only does it sell desirable toiletries, chic ... More
 
 
 
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The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 13 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Although a restaurant, clubbing and event venue, the extraordinary Kensington Roof Gardens are still accessible to the general public during the day if there are no ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Sensational Butterflies.
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The Duke of Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, SW5 | 9 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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The Enterprise
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
35 Walton Street, South Kensington, , Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 9 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Bar ... More
 
 
 
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The Admiral Codrington
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Mossop Street, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 10 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Affectionately referred to as "the Cod", this Knightsbridge boozer-come-gastropub has acquired a reputation for serving high quality, modern food in no-fuss, sleek surroundings. If you do ... More
 
 
 
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Sensational Butterflies clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Eighty Six
London > Nightlife > Bars
86 Fulham Road, South Kensington, London SW3 | 9 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Eighty-Six is the brainchild of George Adams and Charlie Kearns, the duo behind Verbier's Coco Club. A popular place for after hours socialising for the Fulham ... More
 
 
 
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Barts
London > Nightlife > Bars
Chelsea Cloisters, Sloane Avenue, Chelsea, London SW3 | 10 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Taking its inspiration from the American speakeasy movement, Barts is a tiny, intimate and relaxed bar in South Kensington which promises a refreshingly fun experience - ... More
 
 
 
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Babylon at the Roof Gardens
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 13 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Richard Branson's rooftop restaurant-come-nightclub at Kensington Roof Gardens is a favourite with the glam girls of Kensington, who can be seen at all hours sipping cocktails ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Sensational Butterflies.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Natural History Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | Same location as Sensational Butterflies
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
Conference facilities can accommodate for up to 2450 people.... More
 
 
 
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The Gore Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Sensational Butterflies
... More
 
 
 

Natural History Museum events

 
The Darwin CentreThe Darwin CentreThe Darwin CentreThe unveiling of the cocoon at the heart of the Darwin Centre at the Natural History Museum on 15th September is a significant milestone for the well-known scientific centre. This latest development brings the vast building project, begun in 2002, to its final phase - the same year as the 200th anniversary of the great evolutionary theorist. From 1 1st January Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
 
The Darwin Centre
event > Exhibitions
DATES  Every day 10am-5.45pm
VENUE  Natural History Museum 
The unveiling of the cocoon at the heart of the Darwin Centre at the Natural History Museum on 15th September is a significant milestone for the well-known scientific centre. This latest development brings the vast building project, begun in 2002, to its final phase - the same year as the 200th anniversary of the great evolutionary theorist. From 1... More about this event
 
Neanderthal Survival: TalkNeanderthal Survival: TalkTalk about Neanderthals.18th September 2014Thursday 18th September 2014 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Neanderthal Survival: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 18th September 2014 - 2.30pm-3pm
VENUE  Natural History Museum 
Talk about Neanderthals.
Unearthing The Worm: TalkUnearthing The Worm: TalkJoin one of the museums scientists to discover how many species of earthworm there are in the UK.19th September 2014Friday 19th September 2014 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Unearthing The Worm: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 19th September 2014 - 2.30pm-3pm
VENUE  Natural History Museum 
Join one of the museums scientists to discover how many species of earthworm there are in the UK.
Discovering An Asteroid's Rocky Past: TalkDiscovering An Asteroid's Rocky Past: TalkLearn how an asteroid can help unlock Earth's past.20th September 2014Saturday 20th September 2014 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Discovering An Asteroid's Rocky Past: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 20th September 2014 at 12.30pm and 2.30pm
VENUE  Natural History Museum 
Learn how an asteroid can help unlock Earth's past.
Life In The Herbarium: TalkLife In The Herbarium: TalkLearn about life in the herbarium.21st September 2014Tuesday 23rd September 2014 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Life In The Herbarium: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Sunday 21st September 2014 at 12.30pm and 2.30pm & Tuesday 23rd September 2014 at 2.30pm
VENUE  Natural History Museum 
Learn about life in the herbarium.
A History Of Life In 100 Fossils: TalkA History Of Life In 100 Fossils: TalkLearn about fossils.22nd September 2014Monday 22nd September 2014 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
A History Of Life In 100 Fossils: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Monday 22nd September 2014 - 2.30pm-3pm
VENUE  Natural History Museum 
Learn about fossils.
Hunting For Ammonites: TalkHunting For Ammonites: TalkLearn about cephalopods and ammonites.24th September 2014Wednesday 24th September 2014 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Hunting For Ammonites: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 24th September 2014 - 2.30pm-3pm
VENUE  Natural History Museum 
Learn about cephalopods and ammonites.
Piecing It Together: Ancient Human Discoveries: TalkPiecing It Together: Ancient Human Discoveries: TalkConservator Lorraine Cornish discusses how to look after an ancient human leg bone.25th September 2014Thursday 25th September 2014 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Piecing It Together: Ancient Human Discoveries: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 25th September 2014 - 2.30pm-3pm
VENUE  Natural History Museum 
Conservator Lorraine Cornish discusses how to look after an ancient human leg bone.
Science UncoveredScience UncoveredAnnual festival of science.26th September 2014Friday 26th September 2014 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Science Uncovered
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 26th September 2014 - 4pm-10.30pm
VENUE  Natural History Museum 
Annual festival of science.
Tyrannosaurs Rex Versus The Duck-Billed Dinosaur: TalkTyrannosaurs Rex Versus The Duck-Billed Dinosaur: TalkTalk about the little known Lambeosaurus.27th September 2014Saturday 27th September 2014 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Tyrannosaurs Rex Versus The Duck-Billed Dinosaur: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 27th September 2014 at 12.30pm-1pm and 2.30pm-3pm
VENUE  Natural History Museum 
Talk about the little known Lambeosaurus.
 

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Vocal Masterclass With Sarah Connolly
Exhibitions | On 17th September 2014 

Royal College of Music 4 minutes walk from Natural History Museum

Opportunity to hear one of Britain's foremost mezzo-sopranos....More

5x15 and Land Rover present 'Can and Will'
Exhibitions | On 17th September 2014 

Royal Geographical Society 7 minutes walk from Natural History Museum

5x15 & Land Rover collaborate on a celebration of 'Can and Will'. 5 astounding speakers will each have 15 minutes ...More

Trisha Donnelly
Exhibitions | Until 9th November 2014 

Serpentine Gallery 11 minutes walk from Natural History Museum

A contemporary installation from the American artist....More

Cerith Wyn Evans
Exhibitions | Until 9th November 2014 

Serpentine Gallery 11 minutes walk from Natural History Museum

The artists latest installation which looks to examine the affect light and sound can have on a space....More

Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2014: Smiljan Radic
Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2014: Smiljan Radic
Exhibitions | Until 19th October 2014 

Serpentine Gallery 11 minutes walk from Natural History Museum

A squashed moon, translucent shell, or alien space pod? See what you think of Chilean architect Smiljan Radic's ...More

 
The Ethel Merman Show
Concerts | On 17th September 2014 

The Pheasantry 14 minutes walk from Natural History Museum

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Teh Internet Is Serious Business
Theatre | Until 25th October 2014 

Royal Court Theatre 18 minutes walk from Natural History Museum

A modern tale about computer hacking and government forces, written by Tim Price and directed by Hamish Pirie....More

Yogalates: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 26th November 2014 

Chelsea Theatre 20 minutes walk from Natural History Museum

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Yoga For The Eyes: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 26th November 2014 

Chelsea Theatre 20 minutes walk from Natural History Museum

Health and fitness....More

Ashtanga Yoga Classes
Sporting Events | Until 28th September 2014 

Chelsea Theatre 20 minutes walk from Natural History Museum

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