Shop

The Sedgwick Museum information point also houses a gift shop. Here you can browse real fossils and minerals from trilobites to ammonites, gifts, jewellery, books, toys, souvenirs, model dinosaurs and much more.

*** The Museum is updating the shop purchasing system and is currently unable to accept payment by credit or debit cards. All payments can be taken in cash. This issue should be resolved by May 2018, updates will be posted here. We apologise for the inconvenience caused.***

     



Monday to Friday
10:00 to 13:00 & 14:00 to 17:00

Saturday
10:00 to 16:00 

Sunday
Closed



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.



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).