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and nature meet

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The Collections

As well as a wide range of fascinating temporary exhibitions, we house wonderful and unusual collections of objects and artefacts covering the subjects of both local and global archaeology, social history, geology, and natural history.

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Some of our collections are in stores: if you are a researcher and would like access to these collections, or if you would like to discuss any aspect of our collections, please contact us to make an appointment with a curator.