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Enabling visitors to explore life over the past 3.5 billion years, the Lapworth Museum showcases 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 captures the imagination of all ages.
Come and see the results of our stunning £2.7m redevelopment
Exciting family activities, from educational talks, to tours and arts & crafts activities
The finest and most extensive collections of fossils, minerals and rocks in the region
The Lapworth Museum of Geology is one of the oldest specialist geological museums in the UK.
With everything from Dinosaurs to Diamonds there is something to spark the imagination!
Mike, a long-term volunteer, describes a fascinating ammonite
Posted 13 April 2018
We have had a cracking Easter Holidays at the Lapworth Museum, with two family fun days and the launch of our new temporary exhibition - 'These are a few of our favourite things'. We hope that all of our visitors enjoyed themselves. We had over 350 people on our Creative Collectors family fun day and we hope to see you all again soon!
Posted 20 October 2017
Calling Muslim Women - what does your cultural heritage, background or identity mean to you? How does your personal identity link to place?
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