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Collection Summary

Collection Title
Biology Collection
The biology collection is small with little material of local significance, it includes lepidoptera collection of the Rev Green of Buxton and a collection of shells and coral deposited from John Turner House. Active collecting not pursued.
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Location Details

Buxton Museum & Art Gallery
Terrace Road Buxton Derbyshire SK17 6DA United Kingdom
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01298 24658
01298 79394 
Visiting Information
See website. Please phone to arrange appointment to view the library collection.
Wheelchair access.
Collections Overview
The collections concentrate on the geology, archaeology and social history of the Peak District, they also include social history, ephemera, decorative art and fine art.
Display Overview
The displays explore the Wonders of the Peak, discovering the geology, archaeology and history of the Peak District through seven time zones. There is a changing programme of exhibitions of art, craft, local history and photography and visitors can step into a Victorian scientist's study.
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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  • Museum.
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