University Museum of Zoology
Spectacular displays of internationally important specimens, including fossils, mammal skeletons, birds, beautiful shells… Discover hundreds of animals from all over the world and follow displays tracing the evolution of animal life. Permanent displays also tell the fascinating stories behind Darwin's finches, fish, barnacles, beetles and more.
The museum holds a series of temporary art, photographic and scientific exhibitions. We also run many special events, family and outreach activities including a Young Zoologists Club. Visit our website for details.
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VenueUniversity Museum of Zoology
Downing Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 3EJ
Map reference: TL 450581 Lat: 52.20286 Long: 0.12155
From the M11: By road, off A604 follow signs to town centre.
Nearest station : 1 mile (1.6 kms) from Cambridge station