The Lapworth Museum of Geology

The Lapworth Museum of Geology is now open following an extensive £2.7m redevelopment project.

Enabling visitors to explore life over the past 3.5 billion years, the Museum will showcase exceptional objects from one of the UK’s most outstanding geological collections, with state-of-the-art galleries and a range of innovative and interactive exhibits - all completely free of charge.

From rocks and fossils to volcanoes, earthquakes, and even dinosaurs, the Museum will capture the imagination of all ages.

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Visit the Museum

Visit the Museum

Come and see the results of our stunning £2.7m redevelopment

Lapworth lectures

Lapworth lectures

A programme of free public lectures organised by the Lapworth Museum of Geology

What's on

What's on

Exciting family activities, from educational talks, to tours and arts & crafts activities

Our collections

Our collections

The finest and most extensive collections of fossils, minerals and rocks in the region

Teaching and Learning

Teaching and Learning

With everything from Dinosaurs to Diamonds there is something to spark the imagination!

Object of the Month

Object of the Month

A Palaeobiology and Palaeoenvironments student describes fossil trackways

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Posted 08 December 2016

'Museum Mascot'

The Lapworth Museum of Geology would like to introduce its newest member of staff, created by our talented volunteer Julian! The only problem is we don't have a name for them yet.... Will you help us?

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