The Museum shop is located just inside the main entrance and is open during normal Museum opening hours: 10.30am to 4.30pm, Tuesday to Saturday and 12.00 to 4.30pm on Sundays. The shop stocks a range of greetings cards and other

Group visits

The Museum welcomes visiting groups of all kinds, whether from schools, universities and other educational institutions or clubs, societies and special interest groups. To ensure your visit is as successful as possible, we do ask that you book in advance.

Baron von Hügel

Anatole von Hügel Of mixed Austrian aristocratic and Scottish descent, Anatole von Hügel (1854-1928) spent his childhood in Italy, Belgium and England, and was no doubt stimulated by his father’s wide-ranging ethnographic, zoological and botanical interests, reflected in the ‘countless