21st Century Nature Collecting

Family friendly

An old fashioned boxed microscope and a collection of nature slides.
Image credit: Manchester Museum

Ever wondered how scientists collected nature samples in the past? And how the process is different today?

Explore the wonderful natural world – head to the Manchester Museum and become a scientist for the day.

This family-friendly workshop will take place both inside and outside the museum, whatever the weather, so please dress accordingly.

21st Century Nature Collecting
Image: 21st Century Nature Collecting

Plan your visit

The University Of Manchester, Oxford Rd
Greater Manchester,
M13 9PL

Enjoy a day of culture and adventure at the newly transformed Manchester Museum!

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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