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November 27, 2012 – Opening The Natural History Museum’s Treasures Gallery – Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the official opening of The Natural History Museums’s Treasures Gallery at Natural History Museum in London, England. During this event The Duchess stepped up at the last minute to give a few remarks about the museum, she also took the time to view exhibits, and meet with other guests, museum officials, and curators.

December 11, 2013 – Screening of David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive 3D – Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Pince William, Duke of Cambridge viewed a screening of David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive 3D at the Natural History Museum in London, England. The couple will meet Sir David Attenborough and other attendees before watching the film. Attenborough brings to life his favorite extinct creatures through 3D technology. The event will raised funds for the three national charities of the National Armed Forces: ABF The Soldiers’ Charity, The Royal Navy & Royal Marines Charity and The Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund.

October 21, 2014 – The Duchess Of Cambridge Attends The Wildlife Photographer of The Year Awards> – Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge presents the Young Wildlife Photographer of the Year award to Carlos Perez Naval at the Natural History Museum as she attends the Wildlife Photographer of The Year 2014 Awards Ceremony on October 21, 2014 in London, England.

July 06, 2016 – Presenting The Art Fund Museum Of The Year Prize – The Duchess of Cambridge was the guest of honor at the Natural History Museum. The Duchess presented the Art Fund Museum of the Year Award. Catherine met with artists and representatives from the five museums shortlisted for the £100,000 award, the largest museum prize in the world, which is given annually to one outstanding museum which has shown exceptional imagination, innovation and achievement.

November 22, 2016 – Tea Party In Honour Of ‘Dippy’ The Dinosaur At The Natural History Museum – In a previously unannounced event Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attended a children’s tea party with pupils from Oakington Manor Primary School in Wembley, at The Natural History Museum to celebrate Dippy the Diplodocus’s time in Hintze Hall in London, United Kingdom. The Duchess painted “dinosaur eggs” and shared cake with the children.

July 13, 2017 – Attending Hintze Hall Launch Event – Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attends the reopening of Hintze Hall at the Natural History Museum in London, England. The museum was closed for a six month refurbishment of a diving blue whale skeleton suspended from the ceiling. Hundreds of other specimens were also added. During her visit of The Natural History Museum The Duchess viewed the exhibits, gave remarks, and attended a reception.