Library and Archives
Curious about the natural world? Then you're in the right place. The Library and Archives has been developing its unparalleled collection of natural history literature, artwork and information resources since 1881.
21 November 2016 to 25 November 2016
The Library and Archives will be closed to external enquiries and visitors during this period due to an audit. The public reading room will re-open as usual from Tuesday 29 November.
30 November 2016
Due to an internal Museum event the reading room will be closed to external visitors on this day.
19 December 2016 to 3 January 2017
The Library and Archives will be closed to external enquiries and appointments for the Christmas and New Year period. We will open as usual from 4 January.
- South Kensington: Tuesday to Thursday 10.00-16.00
- Tring: Monday to Thursday 9.30-15.30