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Dippy on Tour: A Natural History Adventure at Great North Museum: Hancock


Great North Museum: Hancock are hosting Dippy the Natural History Museum's famous Diplodocus cast from 18 May 2019 as part of his national tour. Come and see Dippy and get inspired about the natural world! 

Dippy lived in London for over 100 years but now he's on an adventure around the UK. The Diplodocus was unveiled to the British public in 1905 and was cast from the type specimen found in America. 

The full skeleton is 21.3 metres long, 4.3 metres wide and 4.25 metres high. 

FREE entry but advance booking strongly advised. The opening weekend is expected to be extremely busy and unless you have already booked your ticket, visitors are advised not to travel to GNM. 

Dippy on Tour: A Natural History Adventure has been organised by the Natural History Museum in partnership with the Garfield Weston Foundation.

Relaxed sessions every Sunday (11.15am) and first Wednesday of the month (4.15pm)

Opening Times

Dippy on Tour at Great North Museum: Hancock (18 May 2019 - 6 Oct 2019)

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Free entryFree

Free entry, donations welcome.
Advance booking strongly advised.



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