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.

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The Scott Polar Research Institute

Also known as The Polar Museum. Learn about the expeditions of Captain Scott, and other polar explorers. A small museum which exhibits a selection from the Institute's extensive collection of manuscripts, watercolours, prints, drawings, photos, relics (including clothing and travelling equipment) and arts and crafts relating to the polar regions.

 

The Scott Polar Research Institute






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