Grant Museum Of Zoology  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 31ST DECEMBER 2013

ADDRESS
, Rockefeller Building University College London, Bloomsbury, 21 University Street, London WC1E 6DE
 
 
Dates:
  until 
 
OPENING TIMES
Jan-Dec, Mon-Sat 1pm-5pm, closed Apr 5-11
 
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The Grant Museum is the only remaining university zoological museum in London. It houses around 62,000 specimens, covering the whole Animal Kingdom. Founded in 1827 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.

 

About Grant Museum of Zoology

University College London's Grant Museum of Zoology houses around 62,000 specimens amounting to a diverse natural history collection covering the whole of the animal kingdom. Founded in 1827, the museum retains an air of the avid Victorian collector with cases packed full of skeletons, mounted animals and specimens preserved in fluid. More about Grant Museum of Zoology


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Euston Square Tube Station
 
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Warren Street Tube Station
 
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Camden Road Overground Station
 
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Euston Railway Station
 
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Euro Car Parks
 
6 minutes walk
 
Collingwood House NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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130 Tottenham Court Road, W1T | 3 minutes from Grant Museum Of Zoology
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UCL University, Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 2 minutes from Grant Museum Of Zoology
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28 Maple Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 4 minutes from Grant Museum Of Zoology
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124 Cleveland Street, W1T | 6 minutes from Grant Museum Of Zoology
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Friends House
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173-177 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Grant Museum Of Zoology
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30 Rathbone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Grant Museum Of Zoology
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Whale WeekenderWhale WeekenderAttractions & Museums, Tourist Attraction.2017-07-08T12:00:00+01002017-07-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Dead, Life DrawingDead, Life Drawing2017-07-13T18:30:00+01002017-07-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Grant Museum of Zoology,   Rockefeller Building University College London  21 University Street    WC1E 6DE
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Explore ZoologyExplore Zoology2017-07-22T13:00:00+01002017-07-22T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Grant Museum of Zoology,   Rockefeller Building University College London  21 University Street    WC1E 6DE
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