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Collection Summary

Collection Title
Archives Collection
Natural science collections include Environmental Records (c. 500,000), and 3,600 books and journals - a comprehensive archive of historical and modern field records from the 17th century to the present day. Considered to be of European importance.
  • 500 000 objects
International significance
Date range of collection
1600 - 2004
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Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

Natural History Museum, Nottingham
Wollaton Park Wollaton Nottingham NG8 2AE United Kingdom
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0115 915 3900
0115 915 3932 
Building Information
Wollaton Hall is a country house designed by Robert Smythson and completed in 1588.
Collections Overview
Collections cover natural history of the local area, but also held are biological and geological records for Nottinghamshire.
Display Overview
The displays show natural history from around the world, especially wildlife dioramas mainly concentrating on the local environment. Nottinghamshire biological and geological records centre is located here.
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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Management Information (Type)
  • Archive.
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