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UCL Geology Collections

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Gower Street | Room 4, 1st floor corridor, South Wing, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, England
+44 20 7679 0664
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Hands on rocks and minerals

A lovely place to visit in the he heart of the historic buildings of University College London. My... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2015
EJAmum
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Visit to the Rock Room, UCL Geology Collection

I took my 7 year old son and we had a great visit. Really informative and friendly staff - let my... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2015
Lucy P
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London, United Kingdom
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UCL Geology Collections have a history stretching back to approximately 1855. Today, they include a range of rocks, minerals and fossils collected over the past 175 years, including some of historical importance.
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30 Oct 2015
“Hands on rocks and minerals”
4 Sep 2015
“Visit to the Rock Room, UCL Geology Collection”
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Gower Street | Room 4, 1st floor corridor, South Wing, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, England
Bloomsbury
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Reviewed 30 October 2015

A lovely place to visit in the he heart of the historic buildings of University College London. My son and his two friends, aged 10, really enjoyed the freedom to open up the drawers and touch and hold different rocks and minerals. The curator is...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2015

I took my 7 year old son and we had a great visit. Really informative and friendly staff - let my son hold one of the beautiful minerals. Room full of history, fossils and minerals. Well worth a visit and free! Another gem from the...More

Thank Lucy P
Reviewed 13 May 2014

it's really exciting to visit there, and it worth as well!! If you like universe, rock, science or even art, please come! Staff there are nice too!!!

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