IN PICTURES: Scarborough's Rotunda Museum reopens

Scarborough’s famous circular Rotunda Museum re-opens on Saturday August 8.

Wednesday, 5th August 2020, 12:14 pm
Updated Wednesday, 5th August 2020, 12:50 pm
Scarborough's Rotunda Museum

The museum, which specialises in geology and local history, and is one of the oldest purpose-built museums in the world, will be open Tuesdays to Saturdays from 10am to 5pm.

The re-opening will see a booking system introduced which will allow in one group (or social bubble) of up to six people at a time, creating an exclusive visitor experience.

Slots for the Rotunda can be booked online at www.scarboroughmuseumstrust.comby phone on 01723 353665 or via email at [email protected]

The exhibition rooms are being prepared
Staff John Bedder and Charlotte Mundey view the exhibits
Collections Manager Jim Middleton with a Bellarmine pot circa 1600
Keep your distance
Chief executive of Scarborough Museums Trust Andrew Clay
Collections manager Jim Middleton with a Bellarmine pot circa 1600
Charlotte Mundey gets up close and personal to an Allasaurus
Preparing for visitors
Ancient Seas is one of the exhibitions
Museum is famous for its circular structure