In line with the latest Government advice regarding COVID-19, all University of Cambridge Museums are closing to the public on Thursday 5 November until further notice, to help protect visitors, staff and the wider community. Visit our Museum Closures page for further information.

The Museum of Zoology will continue to share fascinating animal facts, activities & research info via their blog & on social media.

 

The diversity of animal life is on display in the University Museum of Zoology’s brand new galleries. From moths to monkeys, mammoths to manatees, discover stories of extinction, survival, evolution and exploration. 

Collection Highlights

- Cambridge’s largest resident – the 21m fin whale
- The giant ground sloth
- One of the most complete Dodo skeletons in the UK
- Captain Cook’s conch

Contact Us

Website: www.museum.zoo.cam.ac.uk
Call: 01223 336650
Email: umzc@zoo.cam.ac.uk

Social Media
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Research Enquiries and Image Permissions

For information about consulting the Museum’s collection for research purposes, see its research profile.


Please contact the Museum directly to request permission to use images of their collection. Visit their website for more information.