Venue Hire



The Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences showcases the internationally important collections of over two million fossils, rocks and minerals spanning 4.5 billion years. The collections are a national treasure set in a historic 1904 building and offer a unique environment in which to hold your event.

The Museum is ideally suited to drinks receptions and launch events as well as more intimate gatherings such as family celebrations. Your event will help to preserve these important collections and support the Museum's core activities.

For further details about hiring the Museum for your event please contact the Museum Administrator by email here or phone (+44 (0)1223 333446)


Monday - Friday: 10am - 5pm

Saturday: 10am - 4pm

Sunday: Closed

Free entry

Christmas and New Year:
The Museum will be closed from 23rd December 2022 and reopen on Monday 9th January 2023





Feb 9, 2022

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