The Lapworth Museum of Geology

The Lapworth Museum of Geology dates back to 1880, and is one of the oldest specialist geological museums in the UK. Throughout its long history the Lapworth Museum has provided a valuable resource for students, schools and colleges, research workers, enthusiasts and anyone with an interest in, or desire to learn, about geology.

Latest news

The Lapworth Museum is running some exciting activities at this year's Community Day event held on our University's campus, Sunday 6th September 11am - 4pm.

Free fun for all the family! 

Skeletal objects

This image gallery provides a glimpse of randomly selected skeletal items. Click on the image below to find out more.

Lion skull

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The Lapworth Museum is now CLOSED for a major refurbishment.

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