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The Library & Archives will be closed to visitors during the following times:


Friday 22nd April - Monday 25th April   (we re-open Tuesday 26th at 10.00)


Friday 29th April - Monday 2nd May     (we re-open Tuesday 3rd at 10.00)


Monday 30th May     (we re-open Tuesday 31st at 10.00)



We wish all our visitors an enjoyable holiday.



Detail of an interior terracotta panel from the Natural History Museum. Alfred Waterhouse (1830-1905) designed the Museum in the 1860's and it first opened its doors on Easter Monday 1881.

Image number: 029976