Grant Museum of Zoology and Comparative Anatomy

The Grant Museum of Zoology is the only remaining university zoological museum in London. It houses around 67,000 specimens, covering the whole Animal Kingdom. Founded in 1828 as a teaching collection.

The Museum is packed full of skeletons, mounted animals and specimens preserved in fluid. Many of the species are now endangered or extinct including the Tasmanian Tiger or Thylacine, the Quagga, and the Dodo.


Look out for…

  • Jar of preserved moles
  • Anaconda skeleton
  • The Negus collection of bisected heads
  • The brain collection
  • Dodo bones
  • Gaint deer antlers

Museum Facilities

Cafe

Audio Guide

Wheelchair Access

Restaurant

Tour Guide

Wifi

Shop

Photography

Venue Hire

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