Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

Opening times

10.00 to 17.45 daily
10.00 to 22.00 Fridays

The Perfect Swarm

The Perfect Swarm

As honeybee populations across the world continue to dwindle, could the solution be to reinvigorate the gene pool of our docile
domesticated colonies by cross-breeding them with African ‘killer bees’?