Extinction: not the end of the world?

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 8TH SEPTEMBER 2013

ADDRESS
 
 
Dates:
  until 
 
PRICES
£9 adults, £4.50 children and concs, £24 family
 

Nearby

 

Extinction: not the end of the world?Ninety-nine per cent of all species to have graced the Earth are extinct - does that mean we are fighting a lost cause? Asking whether extinction could mean a new start as opposed to an irrevocable end, this highly topical exhibition uses the latest scientific findings to study the real risk to today's endangered species. Will the tiger and orang-utan soon go down the same road as the dodo and the dinosaurs - or can we solve the enigma of extinction? Using astonishing images, real specimens and interactive installations, this Natural History Museum exhibition brings to life lost species such as giant deer, eerie insects and super-sized birds, and tells the remarkable stories of survivors of mass extinctions.

 

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

Extinction: not the end of the world? images

Extinction: not the end of the world?   

   
Extinction: not the end of the world?

Extinction: not the end of the world?  

LondonTown.com - Extinction: not the end of the world? Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
South Kensington Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
27 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Parks
 
6 minutes walk
 
Chelsea Cloisters Pure Parking
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Extinction: not the end of the world? on LondonTown.com

 
February in London 2013

The Shard, Western Europe's tallest building, finally opens its viewing platform this month to offer spectacular views of the city and its surrounding areas....

 
 
London Calendar 2016

With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2016 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2016 London events.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Extinction: not the end of the world?

Near Extinction: not the end of the world?
FIND YOUR PERFECT LONDON HOTEL
SALE
Check in
--
Check out
--

Booking multiple rooms?

Visit our group bookings page or call 020 7437 4370 for assistance

Room 1

2 Adults
ADULTS (12+)
-
2
+
CHILDREN (2 - 12 Years)
-
0
+
INFANTS (0 - 2 Years)
-
0
+
Okay
Maximum 4 to a room.
+ Add another room
Grange Strathmore Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £59  28% off
41 Queen's Gate Gardens, SW7 | 4 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
Ideally located in London's affluent and fashionable Kensington area, the Grange Strathmore Hotel is an elegantly restored London townhouse, combining Victorian splendour with modern day luxury. ... More
 
 
 
Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £58  27% off
68-86 Cromwell Road, SW7 | 5 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
Formerly home to the Vanderbilt family, this grand Victorian townhouse with an imposing frontage is now part of the Radisson brand. Located on the bustling Cromwell ... More
 
 
 
Rydges Kensington London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £79  35% off
61 Gloucester Road, SW7 | 5 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
A clean and bright boutique, Victorian hotel, the Rydges Kensington London offers excellent proximity to London's celebrated museums and the Royal Albert Hall. Only 75 metres ... More
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Extinction: not the end of the world?

Near Extinction: not the end of the world?
Today Only
Trumpet Masterclass With Matthias Hofs
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 9th February 2016 - 10am-1pm
Royal College of Music, Prince Consort Road, SW7 | 4 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
Visiting Professor and virtuoso trumpeter Matthias Hofs returns to the Royal College of Music to work with star members of the RCM Brass Faculty....More
 
 
 
Today Only
Touch Tour: Bejewelled Treasures
London > Events > Tours  Dates: Tuesday 9th February 2016 - 11am-12noon
Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 4 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
A closer examination of the Al Thani Colletion....More
 
 
 
Today Only
Cartier: The Inspiration Behind The Innovation
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 9th February 2016 - 6.30pm-7.30pm
Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 4 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
With Francesca Cartier Brickell....More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Extinction: not the end of the world?

Near Extinction: not the end of the world?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Science Museum IMAX
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Extinction: not the end of the world?
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 Extinction: not the end of the world?
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Music
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Extinction: not the end of the world?

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Extinction: not the end of the world?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Natural History Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | Same location as Extinction: not the end of the world?
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 Extinction: not the end of the world?
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Information Age
London > Attractions > Museums
Science Museum, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Extinction: not the end of the world?
A major permanent gallery on the second floor of the Science Museum, open on 25th October 2014, Information Age: Six Networks That Changed Our World is ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Extinction: not the end of the world?

The best shops and markets near Extinction: not the end of the world?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
La Cave a Fromage
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
24-25 Cromwell Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gilding the Lily
London > Shopping > Florists
Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Extinction: not the end of the world?

What are the best dining options near Extinction: not the end of the world? London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Apero Restaurant & Bar
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
2 Harrington Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dorsia - London
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
3 Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kulu Kulu
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
39 Thurloe Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Extinction: not the end of the world?

Near Extinction: not the end of the world?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
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
 
 
 
Language Link Ltd.
London > Education > English Language Courses
21 Harrington Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
12-16 per class. Under £200pw... More
 
 
 
Imperial College Union
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Beit Quadrangle, Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Extinction: not the end of the world?

Extinction: not the end of the world? gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Body Club (Queens Moat House Hotels)
London > Leisure > Fitness
2-10 Harrington Road, South Kensignton, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
... More
 
 
 
Trevor Blount Pilates
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
5 Harrington Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
G-Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Extinction: not the end of the world?

The best pubs near London Extinction: not the end of the world?.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 13 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
Always a popular hangout with the South Kensington locals, The Devonshire Arms had a fresh lick of paint in 2014 and emerged with its proper pub ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Cadogan Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
298 Kings Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 14 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
The Cadogan Arms has been given a facelift by Tom and Ed Martin - the brothers behind The Botanist, The Gun, The Well, Hat & Tun ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Scarsdale
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23A Edwards Square, Kensington, London W8 | 19 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
If pubs were judged by their location and setting, The Scardale Tavern in Kensington would top many lists for this really is quaint London at its ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Extinction: not the end of the world?

Extinction: not the end of the world? clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Ghost INC
London > Nightlife >
7-11 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
Perhaps the last thing you would expect under South Kensington's upmarket Gainsborough Hotel is a compact cocktail bar pumping out electro house and nu-wave until 2.30am ... More
 
 
 
Boujis
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
43 Thurloe Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
Private members club with a regular pack of paparazzi parked outside waiting for royals to exit after one too many vodka red bulls. Its popularity comes ... More
 
 
 
La Maison Des Artistes
London > Nightlife > Bars
17a Harrington Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Extinction: not the end of the world?

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Extinction: not the end of the world?.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Natural History Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | Same location as Extinction: not the end of the world?
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 Extinction: not the end of the world?
Conference facilities can accommodate for up to 2450 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Gore Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Extinction: not the end of the world?
... 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 12016-02-09T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
 

event > Exhibitions
DATES   
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
 
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015Wrestling komodo dragons, ethereal egrets and a gorilla knocked out cold are among the creatures captured on camera by this year's finalists for the Wildlife Photographer of the Year. The annual exhibition at the Natural History Museum consistently shows fresh perspectives on animals, insects, plants and landscapes - capturing brilliantly across a 2016-02-09T00:00:00+00002016-04-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
Ongoing

event > Exhibitions
PRICING  £12.60 (Adult), £6.30 (Child and concession), £34.45 (Family)
DATES  16th October 2015 to 10th April 2016
VENUE  Natural History Museum 
Wrestling komodo dragons, ethereal egrets and a gorilla knocked out cold are among the creatures captured on camera by this year's finalists for the Wildlife Photographer of the Year. The annual exhibition at the Natural History Museum consistently shows fresh perspectives on animals, insects, plants and landscapes - capturing brilliantly across a ... More about this event
 
After-School Club For Grown-Ups Followed By Silent DiscoAfter-School Club For Grown-Ups Followed By Silent DiscoA chance to explore the Museum after hours, take part in games and learn about the natural world, plus take part in a silent disco.2016-02-12T19:00:00+00002016-02-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
On Soon
After-School Club For Grown-Ups Followed By Silent Disco
Becoming HumanBecoming HumanDiscover the story of human evolution in a series of interactive events.2016-02-26T19:00:00+00002016-02-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
On Soon
Becoming Human
Crime Scene LiveCrime Scene LiveWork with Museum forensic experts to solve a murder mystery, then go into court and be cross-examined on your evidence by London barristers.2016-03-18T18:30:00+00002016-03-18T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Natural History Museum,   Cromwell Road      SW7 5BD
Category: event
 
Crime Scene Live
 

Also in Cromwell Road

Our recommendations in the same street as Extinction: not the end of the world?

 
No.
Title
Category
 
 
 

Hotels Near

Extinction: not the end of the world?

 
 
Near Extinction: not the end of the world?
All London hotels
Check-in:
Check-out:
Number of rooms:
Room 1:

What's On Today

Near Extinction: Not The End Of The World?

 
 
 
Escaped Alone
Escaped Alone
Theatre | Until 12th March 2016 

Royal Court Theatre 1.99 miles from Extinction: Not The End Of The World?

The Royal Court Theatre celebrates its 60th birthday in 2016 and commencing the year will be Caryl Churchill's Escaped Alone. ...More

 
Yen
Yen
Theatre | Until 13th February 2016 

Royal Court Theatre 1.99 miles from Extinction: Not The End Of The World?

Anna Jordan's Bruntwood Prize-winning play Yen receives its London premiere in 2016, with a staging at the Royal Court Theatre. ...More

 
Champagne Life
Champagne Life
Exhibitions | Until 6th March 2016 

Saatchi Gallery 2.16 miles from Extinction: Not The End Of The World?

Though at its current Kings Road home for just eight years, the Saatchi Gallery celebrates its thirtieth birthday ...More

 
Michael Craig-Martin: Transience
Michael Craig-Martin: Transience
Exhibitions | Until 14th February 2016 

Serpentine Gallery 2.3 miles from Extinction: Not The End Of The World?

He was an influential teacher, working at Goldsmiths during the rise of ...More

 
Simon Denny
Exhibitions | Until 14th February 2016 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery 2.3 miles from Extinction: Not The End Of The World?

Sculptural installations that include print, graphics, moving images and texts....More

Curtain Up: Celebrating 40 Years of Theatre in London and New York
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Extinction: Not The End Of The World?

Part of a year-long programme of activity to mark 40 years of the Olivier Awards,Curtain Up: Celebrating 40 Years of ...More

Bejewelled Treasures: The Al Thani Collection
Bejewelled Treasures: The Al Thani Collection
Exhibitions | Until 28th March 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Extinction: Not The End Of The World?

Bejewelled Treasures: the Al-Thani Collection at the V&A explores the themes of tradition and modernity in Indian jewellery, featuring a ...More

 
Julia Margaret Cameron
Julia Margaret Cameron
Exhibitions | Until 14th February 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Extinction: Not The End Of The World?

The V&A marks the bicentenary of the birth of Julia Margaret Cameron with a display of more than 100 of ...More

 
HiddenCity: The Enchanted Mirror
HiddenCity: The Enchanted Mirror
Tours | Until 13th March 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Extinction: Not The End Of The World?

Following Scrooge's Cryptic Christmas Trail in 2013, HiddenCity launched another festive trail in 2014 and it continues through this year's ...More

 
Touch Tour: Bejewelled Treasures
Tours | On 9th February 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Extinction: Not The End Of The World?

A closer examination of the Al Thani Colletion....More

 
 
 
SALE
Hotels near Natural History Museum

From cheap budget places to stay to luxury 5 star hotels see our discounts for Natural History Museum hotels, including Rydges Kensington London from 82% off.

 
 
Call now: hotel deals 0207 420 4960