Find out about the history of the Museum's zoological and anthropological collections, its historic and contemporary buildings and the people who have worked here over nearly two centuries.
Our long history in short.
How our collections were formed.
History information and tours for teachers and students.
The institutional memory of this unique and fascinating organisation.
Highlights and milestones since we were established in 1827.
A selection of our favourite anecdotes, events, tales and yarns.
Learn more about various parts of the Museum.
Stories about the people who have worked here.
Museum Curators and Directors
Our Buildings Through Time
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