Becoming Jane: Inspiring a Shared Planet

Exhibition features

  • A paper forest comprising 4 different species of trees, bushes, leaves
  • A family of 10 life-size, hyper-realistic chimps in 6 settings
  • Collection of paper invertebrates, birds and reptiles
  • Exhibits: 'Meet Jane' hologram, Forest Pharmacy, Chimp Relationships
  • Interactives: Chimp Communications, Chimp Emotions, Jungle Sounds
  • Jungle games: Habitat, Personalities
  • Learning with ambassadors: Be a Primatologist
  • Soundscape
  • Docent tours
  • Children workshops

Exhibition period

  • Hong Kong Science Museum
  • 24 May to 2 October, 2019


  • 460,000 visitors
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An awe-inspiring journey through the forests of Gombe with legendary scientist and conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall. Visitors gain understanding through interaction with life-size chimps, interactive exhibits and ‘meet’ Jane as she tells her story of Gombe, the chimps and how they teach all of us about our planet. A sustainable exhibition designed and fabricated for reuse.

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Hyper-realistic models of chimpanzees
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Holographic projection of Jane in her tent
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Mimic chimp facial expressions
Developing the Becoming Jane exhibition