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Latest news from the Lapworth Museum of Geology.

Future Possibilities Lab

Future Possibilities Lab
Description
Calling Muslim Women - what does your cultural heritage, background or identity mean to you? How does your personal identity link to place?
Date:
20/10/2017

The Lapworth Museum of Geology has been named a runner up in Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017

The Lapworth Museum of Geology has been named a runner up in Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017
Description
At a formal ceremony at the British Museum the Lapworth Museum of Geology has been named as Runner-Up in the Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017.
Date:
06/07/2017

Lapworth Museum Of Geology Shortlisted For £100,000 Art Fund Museum Of The Year 2017

Lapworth Museum Of Geology Shortlisted For £100,000  Art Fund Museum Of The Year 2017
Description
Birmingham's Lapworth Museum of Geology announced among the five museums which have been selected as finalists for Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017, the world's largest and most prestigious prize for museums.
Date:
27/04/2017

Dragon-like fossil discovery could change our view of dinosaur origins

Dragon-like fossil discovery could change our view of dinosaur origins
Description
Professor Richard Butler has written a piece for The Conversation, in which he discusses a new species of Triassic reptile, Teleocrater rhadinus, which fundamentally challenges the status quo of dinosaur origins.
Date:
12/04/2017

Discovery of early, 'croc-like' reptile sheds new light on evolution of dinosaurs

Discovery of early, 'croc-like' reptile sheds new light on evolution of dinosaurs
Description
A new species of ancient reptile has been described by scientists at the University of Birmingham, filling a critical gap in the fossil record of dinosaur cousins and suggesting that some features thought to characterise dinosaurs evolved much earlier than previously thought.
Date:
12/04/2017

Birmingham University Award For Tremendous Achievement

Birmingham University Award For Tremendous Achievement
Description
Lapworth Museum wins Project Team of the Year at the BUAFTAs
Date:
27/02/2017

February Half Term at the Lapworth Museum

February Half Term at the Lapworth Museum
Description
Join us during February Half Term to welcome our newest mascot!
Date:
10/02/2017

Congratulations to Roy Starkey

Congratulations to Roy Starkey
Description
Lapworth Museum volunteer wins The Marsh Award for Mineralogy
Date:
07/02/2017

Museum receives Higher Education Funding

Description
The Lapworth Museum has been successful in securing annual funding from the Higher Education Funding Council for England's (HEFCE's ) competitive Museums, Galleries and Collections Fund, which recognizes its considerable contribution to research and scholarship within the UK and globally.
Date:
19/01/2017

'Full Accreditation'

'Full Accreditation'
Description
Museum is awarded full accreditation
Date:
20/12/2016
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