Fingers Crossed for 2021 ...

2020 was the worst! COVID kept the museum closed for much of the year and a mains water pipe bursting causing a flood kept us closed for the rest. 
We're hoping to re-open in the next few months ... fingers crossed! Read More >>>

Please Donate Via Just GivingNo visitors, no workshops, no events, no school visits... no income. We know that things are tough for everyone right now, but if you can afford to help us through these tough times please donate what you can.

There's over 36,000 exhibits here! That should keep you occupied for a bit - get searching!

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University Museum of Zoology

Spectacular displays of internationally important specimens, including fossils, mammal skeletons, birds, beautiful shells… Discover hundreds of animals from all over the world and follow displays tracing the evolution of animal life. Permanent displays also tell the fascinating stories behind Darwin's finches, fish, barnacles, beetles and more.

The museum holds a series of temporary art, photographic and scientific exhibitions. We also run many special events, family and outreach activities including a Young Zoologists Club. Visit our website for details.
 
Currently closed for refurbishment.
 

 

University Museum of Zoology






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