Opening Times

Monday to Friday: 10am – 1pm, 2pm – 5pm
Saturday: 10am – 4pm
Sunday: CLOSED


Winter Closure
The Museum will be closed from Friday 22nd December 2017, re-opening Monday 8th January 2018.


Bank holiday opening 2017: The Museum will be open on all bank holiday Saturdays and Mondays with the exception of Christmas and New Year. The Museum will be closed as usual on all Sundays and in addition, closed on Good Friday.



Oct 19, 2018

On the 26th of February, 1918 the hospital ship HMHS Glenart Castle left Newport, South Wales, heading for Brest in France. On board were 63 nurses, medical orderlies and officers, along with its crew and 99 wounded patients. One of the medical officers on board was the 49 year-old Captain Lewis Moysey RAMC, a graduate of Caius College and very keen amateur geologist who donated a substantial collection of Carboniferous fossils to the Sedgwick Museum.


Sep 24, 2018

On Sunday September 9th Google’s banner headline in Australia (https://g.co/doodle/ytbdqa ) celebrated the 111th birthday of a palaeontologist – the late  Dorothy Hill (1907-1997).