The museum is currently closed for roof works, reopening on Saturday 8 May 2021. Stay connected with us via social or online at our Museum at Home website. Learn more.

Vertebrate fossils research

Project leader: Mr Scott Hocknull


  • vertebrate faunas and palaeoecology of the Pliocene and Pleistocene periods
  • evolution of the archosaurs (dinosaurs, birds, crocodilians and their kin)
  • Palaeozoic microvertebrates and fishes.