Geological Museum the world’s oldest science museums. It features ‘Visions of Earth’, ‘Earth Today and Tomorrow’, ‘From the Beginning’, ‘Earth’s Treasury’ etc
Geological Museum is the world’s oldest science museums. It was established in 1835. Since 1985 the Geological Museum has been merged with neighbour Natural History Museum.
Geological Museum is included in the ‘Red Zone of Natural History Museum. The Red Zone’s features include ‘Visions of Earth’, where the Earth can be seen in a celestial context; ‘Earth Today and Tomorrow’, where humanity’s effect on the physical make-up of the planet is examined; ‘From the Beginning’, where the history of time is mapped out; ‘Earth’s Treasury’, where samples from the world’s vast, beautiful display of rocks, minerals and gems are displayed; ‘Restless Surface’, which examines the Earth’s landscape; and ‘The Power Within’, where volcanoes and earthquakes are examined.
Geological Museum London Opening times, admission ticket and price
Opening Hours: Open daily 10.00-17.50 Last entry- 17.30. Closed 24-26 December
Admission: Free. Some events and exhibitions are chargeable
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Address and nearest tube to Geological Museum London
Address: Cromwell Road London SW7 5BD UK
Telephone and Email: Switchboard-020 7942 5000, Tickets and group booking- 020 7942 5725. Email via webmail
Nearest tube: South Kensington Tube Station, Gloucester Road Tube Station. Bus stops for bus numbers 14, 49, 70, 74, 345, 360, 414, 430 and C1 close to the Museum