Customer notice: It is calving season at Wollaton Park (May – July). Keep a wide berth from deer and avoid hot spot areas.

Darwin in Colour


Come and learn about Darwin in colour…

Science: Change in living things over time, fossil record, adaptation and evolution

In this session:

  • Find out about the ground-breaking and controversial evolutionary theories of Charles Darwin and Alfred Russell Wallace which shook Victorian society
  • Examine some of Darwin’s evidence for survival by natural selection
  • Investigate amazing specimens from our handling collection which illustrate how creatures have evolved using colour to help them survive: look at camouflage, warning colours and mimicry.

Times: 10.30-12 or 1-2.30

Cost per session: £180



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Contact Us By Phone – 0115 876 1420

To help with navigation :

Location: Wollaton Hall & Deer Park
Stage: KS2, KS3
Theme: Natural History, Environment
Subjects: History, Science


For the full Titus the T. rex experience, visit the exhibition page.

All events have covid safety measures in place. Plan your visit to Wollaton Hall here. Car parking charges apply.

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