Event Details

University of Dundee 50th Anniversary Weekend: D’Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum Showcase
Saturday 20th May 2017This event has passed.

Help us celebrate our birthday – fifty years since the University of Dundee became an independent institution. We’re having a big weekend party to celebrate! Join us for a special opening of the D’Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum. As well as all our amazing animals from around the world, we’re also giving visitors a taster of some of the astonishing variety of other objects that are in the University’s museum collections. Meet the curator and find out more about our fascinating treasures.

No booking required – just drop in and join us!

Show times

12 - 2pm


The University's Zoology Museum houses many fascinating specimens from around the world. Most of them were collected by the celebrated Sir D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson, the first Professor of Biology at Dundee.

D'Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum
D'Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum Carnelley Building University of Dundee Dundee DD1 4HN


01382 384310

Organised by University of Dundee Museum Services

Entry prices


Zoology LGE
Center map


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