The Natural History Society of Northumbria

The Natural History Society of Northumbria

Charity information

The Natural History Society of Northumbria

Established in 1829, the Natural History Society of Northumbria is one of the oldest natural history societies in the world.

Founded 1829

  • Mission statement

    The Society's aims are to promote and encourage the study of the natural world, protect the flora and fauna in the North-East of England, and care for and extend our library and collections at the Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

  • Aims

    The Natural History Society of Northumbria aims to:

    • Care for and extend our library and collections at the Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
    • Promote and encourage the study of the natural world.
    • Protect the flora and fauna of the North-East of England.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1829

    Registered Charity Number: 526770

    Board members: 24

    Full time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 90

    Phone number: 0191 2326386

    Address: Great North Museum, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE2 4PT

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