The Museum’s collections consist primarily of natural history specimen’s and does not actively collect art work. Through historical acquisitions and its long established history celebrating the relationship between the sciences and the arts, however, it has accumulated a small but impressive collection of art work. This consists primarily of paintings and sculpture.

Contact the team

Please contact us if you have questions related to specific collections or would like to book a visit to the collections. If you are not sure which collection manager to contact, please email