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Day One At The Grant Museum

MarkCarnall16 March 2011

After just over 8 months of closure the Grant Museum reopened its doors in new premises yesterday with a special late night opening until 8pm.

A view of the new Grant Museum of Zoology in the Rockerfeller Building

Image (c) UCL, Grant Museum of Zoology/ Matt Clayton

After just over 8 months of closure the Grant Museum reopened its doors in new premises yesterday with a special late night opening until 8pm.

Not only was it strange to have visitors in the space again the initial response has been absolutely fantastic. (more…)

Moving the Grant Museum

JackAshby15 March 2011

Today has been a long time coming.

About a year ago we agreed to close the Grant Museum from 1st  July, something that had been in planning for quite a while. Today is the day we open up again.  Here’s what’s happened in the last eight and a half months…

(if you don’t want to read on here’s a video about the whole process:


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