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5786333Dippy On Tour: A Natural History Adventure
DateSaturday 18th May 2019 to Sunday 6th October 2019
DescriptionFollowing visits to Dorchester, Birmingham, Belfast and Glasgow, the Natural History Museum's iconic Diplodocus cast Dippy is coming to Newcastle upon Tyne's Great North Museum. Dippy lived in London for over 100 years but now he's on an adventure around the UK to inspire families about biodiversity and the wonders of the natural world. The Diplodocus was cast from the type specimen found in America and unveiled to the British public in 1905. The full skeleton is 21.3 metres long, 4.3 metres wide and 4.25 metres high. Dippy on Tour: A Natural History Adventure has been organised by the Natural History Museum in partnership with the Garfield Weston Foundation.
Time(s)Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 11am-4pm, Mon-Fri 10am-5pm
LocationGreat North Museum, The
Telephone No.0191 208 6765
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Great North Museum, The
AddressBarras Bridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
Telephone No.0191 222 6765
Opening timesOpening Hours
Monday to Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Closed: 25 & 26 December & 1 January.
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