Natural History Museum at Tring | Day Out With The Kids

Natural History Museum at Tring

Tring, Hertfordshire, England

  • Exhibition room at Natural History Museum at Tring
  • Outside view of Natural History Museum at Tring

Attraction Information

  • Museums and Art Galleries icon Museums and Art Galleries

Ages: 0-12

Venue type: Indoor

Built in 1889 to house the private natural history collection of Walter Rothschild, the Natural History Museum at Tring is a fascinating 'Noah's Ark in the Hertfordshire countryside'. Enjoy its authentic Victorian atmosphere alongside modern facilities and services.2015 welcomes Coral Reefs: Secret Cities of the Sea!

Visit the galleries and come face to face with a full-sized gorilla, a huge anaconda or an extinct giant moa, just a few of the 4,000 animals on display!

There are two outdoor picnic areas, one close to the Museum building and the other a short walk away, across Park Street. They offer a chance to relax in fresh air and enjoy wonderful views of chalk and meadow downlands, typical of the Chiltern foothills around Tring. Open every day!


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Baby Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available Nearby
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


Akeman Street, Tring, Hertfordshire, HP23 6AP, England


Click here to visit Natural History Museum at Tring's website
020 7942 6171

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday 14:00 - 17:00
Closed 24th - 26th December


Free admission

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