It was founded in 1828 by Robert Grant and added to by donations from several Victorian amateur zoologists. As medical schools, other colleges and London Zoo have cleared have cleared out their attics some of the best stuff has come to the Grant. The museum is still making interesting discoveries as it catalogues its donations
The Museum is packed full of skeletons, mounted animals and specimens preserved in fluid.
|Going around museums can be so exhausting|
The museum is in Gower Street in central London. Entry is free.