TA0488 : The Rotunda Museum, Scarborough

near to Scarborough, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

The Rotunda Museum, Scarborough
The Rotunda Museum, Scarborough
The Rotunda was built to the design of William Smith, the 'Father of English Geology', to house his fossil collection. It was opened in August 1829. It is a delightful place to visit, containing exhibits on local geology and archaeology, as well as an eclectic mix of artefacts that includes old scientific instruments.
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Saturday, 3 September, 2005   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 28 February, 2007
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