Magnificent Minerals

Event information

Event type: talk

Location: The Attenborough Studio

Ticket prices:

Free, drop-in

From meteorites that tell us about the origins of the solar system to dazzling and rare gemstones owned by royalty, the Museum's geological collection houses some of the most culturally and scientifically important specimens in the world.

Join Mineral Curator Mike Rumsey and discover the cutting-edge science used to investigate some of the hidden gems in the collections.

This talk is part of a series of events exploring the stories behind the specimens in our newly reopened Hintze Hall

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How to find the Attenborough Studio

The Attenborough Studio is in the Darwin Centre in the Orange Zone.

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