The old and the beautiful

New book explores life through 100 fossils.

Take a journey through life on Earth in our new book A History of Life in 100 Fossils.

Encounter some of our most iconic fossils and discover their stories with Museum palaeontologist Dr Paul Taylor.

Watch Dr Taylor introduce the book

Buy the book online

Entry is free

There is a charge for some exhibitions.

Natural History Museum
Cromwell Road  London  SW7 5BD  UK.
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Open Monday to Sunday from 10.00-17.50, except 24-26 December. Last admission 17.30.

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