The Genes and Evolution Show

The Genes and Evolution ShowIt’s time to get excited about evolution and giddy about genes! Uncover how long your DNA is, pair up chromosomes in our sock match challenge and find out about all the amazing jobs your genes do. Discover how different animals are adapted to their environments, search for hidden creatures in our camouflage test and find out what scientists are doing to understand more about genes.

Each session offers the opportunity to take part in a Pod show inside our cell-shaped Pod, suspended over the laboratories of the Blizard Institute.

This event is suitable for children aged 8 – 13 and their families.

Monday 8th April 2:00pm – 4:15pm (SOLD OUT)

Thursday 11th April 10:00am – 12:15pm (SOLD OUT)

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Please note that tickets are non-refundable. However, it may be possible to transfer your tickets to an alternative date or event if required, subject to availability.

Adults (£7.50); Children (£5.50); Concessions (students, over 60s, QMUL staff, disabled visitors) (£5.50); Under 3s (free)

For enquiries please call 020 7882 2562 or email

Please note that children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult (aged 16+) at all times.