We have your summer holidays sorted with our dinosaur themed family fun activities, find out more!

Discover Bucks Museum

1907 - Present
A journey of discovery through Bucks and beyond

Dinosaurs Uncovered

26 June - 18 September 2021
A stunning temporary exhibition of skeleton casts and fossils from Dinosaurs and other prehistoric beasts.

Roald Dahl Children’s Gallery

Permanent Gallery
Hands-on discovery and amazing science inspired by Roald Dahl’s stories

Welcome to Discover Bucks

A journey of discovery through Bucks and beyond.

Opening Times

Discover Bucks Museum
Monday – Saturday 10:00 - 17:00

Roald Dahl Children’s Gallery
Saturday 10:00 - 17:00

Monday – Saturday 10:00 - 17:00 during Bucks school holidays

Admissions

Discover Bucks Museum
Entry by donation. Some exhibitions and events carry a separate charge.


Roald Dahl Children’s Gallery
Charges apply, all visitors must book a timed entry ticket online

Discover Bucks Museum

Church street, Aylesbury, Bucks, HP20 2QP

26 July – 23 August
In celebration of our Bucks Heroes, every Monday we will have a different Superhero craft activity for all to enjoy!
27 July – 31 August
Find out how fossils are formed in our Delicious Dinosaur Tuesdays!
28 July – 25 August
Find out about the Triassic world of the first pterosaurs, the largest creatures ever to fly in our Pterosaur Swoop! Wednesdays
29 July – 26 August
Create a fun dinosaur model from foam and pipe-cleaners and make a Cretaceous habitat background for it to stomp across on Terrific Triceratops Thursdays
30 July – 27 August
For those who enjoy crafting at a slower pace. Relax with a quiet sewing craft, creating a beautiful dinosaur soft toy to take home on Dinosaur Soft Toys: Chill-out Fridays
31 July – 28 August
Join us for a fun make-and-wear session, looking at features of dinosaurs that made them some of the best predators to walk the Earth on Dress as a Dino Saturdays
Permanent Gallery
Hands-on discovery and amazing science inspired by Roald Dahl’s stories
26 June – 18 September 2021
A stunning temporary exhibition of skeleton casts and fossils from Dinosaurs and other prehistoric beasts.

Enjoy delicious snacks and drinks in our café. Purchase the perfect gift in our gift shop.

We are in the process of creating 5 brand new galleries to tell the story of people and landscapes in Bucks from 200 million years to today. 

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Discover Bucks Museum is an independent charity and we need your help more than ever.

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