Organised by the Oxfordshire Volunteer Fundraising Committee

Dinosaurs in the daylight

  • Oxford University Natural History Museum |
  • Talk and Tour |
  • Thursday, 19 March 2015 - 13:30 until 16:30

The group will be treated to a brief illustrated talk on the recent challenging restoration of the Museum’s glass roof by conservation and design experts Purcell. Natural History Specialist and media personality Chris Jarvis tells the history of this Grade I Listed neo-gothic building and  the stories behind its collections and specimens. The visit includes The Huxley Room, where Darwin’s revolutionary ‘On the Origin of Species’ was first debated.

This event has been organised by the Oxfordshire Volunteer Fundraising Committee to help raise money for the Art Fund.

Venue details

Oxford University Natural History Museum
Parks Rd, Oxford Oxfordshire OX1 3PW