Latest News from the Museum

14th of September 2017 11:06 AM Link
Michael Patrick Stuart Irwin who contributed immensely to the ornithology department at the museum and our knowledge of birds of Africa died yesterday 13th September at the age of 94. Please read about him on our webpage http://naturalhistorymuseumzimbabwe.com/renowned-past-curators/
Our condolences to all his family, friends, members of BirdLife Zimbabwe and all who knew and worked with him.
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11th of September 2017 09:14 PM Link
Every Thursday at 1pm we will showing the thirteen part Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, a 2014 documentary series presented by the astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson that takes us on a thrilling adventure through time and space and explores how we discovered the laws of nature and found our coordinates in space and time. This series was winner of 4 primetime Emmy’s and is a follow up to the 1980 television series presented by Carl Sagan.
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/116111935772059/
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey.
Every Thursday at 1pm we will showing the thirteen part Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, a 2014 documentary series presented...
21st of September 2017 01:00 PM
11th of September 2017 08:49 PM Link
Please join us at the museum on Tuesday 19th September at 5pm for a number of talks on Vultures in celebration of Vulture Awareness Day.
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4th of September 2017 05:39 PM Link
A young, gifted football player who gets into trouble for a petty crime is brought to the attention of former Manchester United coach Matt Busby, who comes out of retirement to help the boy and his teammates. $2/person. Popcorn etc on sale
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/162782914274620/
Holiday Movies - Believe
A young, gifted football player who gets into trouble for a petty crime is brought to the attention of former Manchester...
6th of September 2017 02:00 PM
3rd of September 2017 06:04 PM Link
Your movie line up for the last week of the school holidays.
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27th of August 2017 08:04 PM Link
This stamp display will only be on display over the weekend.
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/484908855207445/
Stamp Display
This stamp display will only be on display over the weekend.
2nd of September 2017 09:00 AM
27th of August 2017 07:49 PM Link
The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parentage. $2/person. Popcorn etc on sale.
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/166470367256563/
Holiday Movie - Guardians of the Galaxy 2
The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parent...
1st of September 2017 02:00 PM
27th of August 2017 07:43 PM Link
When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan Mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of becoming a musician, setting into motion a series of completely unexpected events. $2/person. Popcorn etc sale
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/310498909414188/
Holiday Movie - Rock Dog
When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan Mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of be...
1st of September 2017 10:00 AM
27th of August 2017 07:39 PM Link
When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan Mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of becoming a musician, setting into motion a series of completely unexpected events. $2/person. Popcorn etc sale
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/127592691209841/
Holiday Movie - Rock Dog
When a radio falls from the sky into the hands of a wide-eyed Tibetan Mastiff, he leaves home to fulfill his dream of be...
1st of September 2017 10:00 AM
27th of August 2017 07:25 PM Link
In a magical faraway land, in a picturesque little village nestled among green meadows and rolling hills, lives a flock of carefree sheep. But their pastoral and stress-free life is interrupted when a pack of wolves sets up camp in the nearby ravine. In accordance with ancient traditions, the retiring pack leader Magra announces that his future successor must prove his right to lead by vanquishing his rivals. When the powerful and blood-thirsty Ragear steps forward, the only wolf brave enough to challenge him is Grey, the pack's favorite, but a hopeless goof ball. To become a leader and win back Bianca's love, Grey goes off into the woods, where he discovers a camp of Gypsy rabbits. The fortune-teller rabbit Mami gives him a magical "transmutation potion." Grey drinks the potion and goes back to the wolves' den, but finds out upon arrival that he has been transformed into... a ram! $2/person. Popcorn etc on sale
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/113883599317467/
Holiday Movie - Sheep and Wolves
In a magical faraway land, in a picturesque little village nestled among green meadows and rolling hills, lives a flock ...
31st of August 2017 10:00 AM
27th of August 2017 07:17 PM Link
When one of America's most promising young gymnasts, Samantha Wick, is cut from the Olympic team, she decides to follow her dreams of horseback riding by joining a girls horse camp. With financial troubles threatening to shut the camp down, Samantha uses her gymnastic prowess to start a horse-dancing team to raise money and save the camp! $2/person. Popcorn etc on sale
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/112137902837867/
Holiday Movies - The Horse Dancer
When one of America's most promising young gymnasts, Samantha Wick, is cut from the Olympic team, she decides to follow ...
30th of August 2017 02:00 PM
27th of August 2017 07:08 PM Link
A Mexican parrot named Cuco sets off on an adventure to defend his family. $2/person. Popcorn etc on sale.
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/122457118409166/
Holiday Movie - El Americano
A Mexican parrot named Cuco sets off on an adventure to defend his family. $2/person. Popcorn etc on sale.
30th of August 2017 10:00 AM
21st of August 2017 08:38 PM Link
A young teenage girl, Katie, can not snap out of her depression after losing her mother. Katie has lost interest in school, her friends, and gymnastics. All that changes in the summer when she is asked to monkeysit Gibby, her science teacher's Capuchin monkey. Taking care of the monkey changes her life in a big way. Gibby's happy-go-lucky personality renews Katie's zest for life. Gibby helps her with gymnastics, renewing friendships (including finding a potential boyfriend) and overcoming her nemesis, a mean girl who is out to beat Katie at everything. $2/person. popcorn etc on sale
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/674417036095195/
Holiday Movie - Gibby
A young teenage girl, Katie, can not snap out of her depression after losing her mother. Katie has lost interest in scho...
25th of August 2017 02:00 PM
21st of August 2017 08:23 PM Link
Spark, a teenage monkey and his friends, Chunk and Vix, are on a mission to regain Planet Bana - a kingdom overtaken by the evil overlord Zhong. $2/person. Popcorn etc on sale.
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/871546966358877/
Holiday Movie - Spark:A Space Tail
Spark, a teenage monkey and his friends, Chunk and Vix, are on a mission to regain Planet Bana - a kingdom overtaken by ...
25th of August 2017 10:00 AM
21st of August 2017 08:08 PM Link
Even though everybody else thinks he's a sparrow - Richard himself holds tight to the conviction that he is in fact a stork. $2/person. Popcorn etc on sale.
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/1974338136135988/
Holiday Movies - A Stork's Journey
Even though everybody else thinks he's a sparrow - Richard himself holds tight to the conviction that he is in fact a st...
24th of August 2017 10:00 AM
21st of August 2017 07:58 PM Link
Seventeen-year-old Dusty Rhodes (Bailee Madison) goes to live with her grandfather (Pat Boone) because both of her Army parents are fighting in the Afghanistan war. Dusty attends a new high school where she makes friends with a group that includes Savanah (Chloe Lukasiak), a girl whose father also served in the Army. Dusty convinces her new friends into forming an equestrian drill team that allows them to perform at rodeos and parades. Dusty's world is turned upside down by the war when her mother's helicopter is shot down in action and she goes missing. To cope with her fear and helplessness, Dusty enlists the help of her grandfather and friends to put on a special riding performance for her parents and all of the soldiers fighting overseas. The entire town turns out in support of the event, and it becomes an unforgettable experience for everyone. $2/person. Popcorn etc on sale.
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/1794605110829763/
Holiday Movies -A Cowgirl's Story
Seventeen-year-old Dusty Rhodes (Bailee Madison) goes to live with her grandfather (Pat Boone) because both of her Army ...
23rd of August 2017 02:00 PM
21st of August 2017 07:48 PM Link
When a spaceship crashes to Earth and reveals a group of quirky little space aliens on the run for their lives, the "GadgetGang" kids-Gus, Phoebe, Francesco, Mitsue, Mary Ann, Banana and Tank-soon discover this won't be the boring weekend they had expected. They soon learn that in a point far from the galaxy, an evil warlord named Gana Golber has seized control of the Confederation of Planets and now all of the planets are in danger-including Earth! $2/person. Popcorn etc on sale
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/186835391857674/
Holiday Movie -Gadget Gang
When a spaceship crashes to Earth and reveals a group of quirky little space aliens on the run for their lives, the "Gad...
23rd of August 2017 10:00 AM
16th of August 2017 05:44 PM Link
Chris Griffin from the USA with funding from National Geographic has found the most exciting dinosaur - possibly the oldest dinosaur in Africa on his recent collecting trip to Dande. Do come to his talk tomorrow Thursday 17th August at 1pm to hear all about this and more. An event not to be missed.
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9th of August 2017 12:04 PM Link
Sara Gold is a rising star at the United Animal Protection Agency (UAPA), a major animal rights organization that conducts animal rescues and lobbies for better animal welfare laws. Handpicked for a major assignment, Sara goes undercover as a college intern to infiltrate a suspected "puppy mill" run by the enigmatic Daniel Holloway. $2/person
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/341445676313392/
Holiday Movies - The Dog Lover
Sara Gold is a rising star at the United Animal Protection Agency (UAPA), a major animal rights organization that conduc...
18th of August 2017 02:00 PM
9th of August 2017 11:56 AM Link
An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love. $2/person
Event https://www.facebook.com/events/744837139033108/
Holiday Movies - Beauty and the Beast
An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love. $2/person
18th of August 2017 10:00 AM