Ludlow Museum

UK»England»Shropshire»Ludlow»Ludlow Museum

Ludlow Museum: Todays museum opened in 1995 although there has been a museum in Ludlow since 1833. Here visitors can discover how Sir Roderick Murchison, the famous Victorian geologist unravelled the story of Ludlow's rocks and made them internationally famous. The museum also includes the John Norton Gallery and a presentation of the internationally famous geology of the Ludlow area. New finds are still being made today, in fact some of the oldest known fossil plants and land animals in the world have been found in the Ludlow area. The museum also tells the story of the people who have lived and worked in Ludlow, from the Bronze Age to the present day. The museum also tells the story of the people who have lived and worked in Ludlow, from the Bronze Age farmers through to the present day. Throughout the year the museum also hosts a number of temporary exhibitions

TypeOverall vote
Natural history museum:Awaiting 5 votes
Popularity rank: #7645

Nearby

  • All
  • Related
  • Same

Directions

Car

Ludlow is 30 miles south of Shrewsbury and 25 miles north of Hereford on the A49. Kidderminster is only 22 miles to the east on the A4117. The Museum is in the centre of the town in Castle Square, sharing an entrance with the Tourist Information Centre.

Admission

Opening times (November - February)
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
-----10:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:00

Opening times (March - October):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
10:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:00-


Prices:

Free

Comments

Post your opinion on this place

Questions

Ask your questions

Contact

Address: Ludlow Museum, Castle Street, Ludlow, Shropshire, SY8 1AS, UK.
Phone: +44 1584 875384
Email:

External links

StumbleUpon
Latest Questions:
Inspire Me
©2007-2014 Home | About | Errors | Omissions | Sitemap | Kudos | Help