Linnean Society: Virtual Treasures Tour

February 26th 2021

Until restrictions allow physical indoor tours to resume, the Linnean Society of London is running its popular Treasures Tours, virtually.

Join the knowledgeable and dedicated Collections staff on a tour through Burlington House to the Meeting Room and the beautiful Reading Room of the Library and into the collections store; where the books, manuscripts and specimens of Swedish naturalist Carl Linnaeus are kept and more.

The tour itinerary includes:

  • Virtual tour with Dr Isabelle Charmantier FLS, Head of Collections
  • Brief Q&A
  • An introduction to the Society’s rare books, led by Librarian Will Beharrell, and to the Society’s archives collections, led by Archivist Liz McGow
  • Brief Q&A

Friday, 26th February, 2021

2:00PM - 3:00PM (GMT)

Online only: Zoom required

Tickets: Open to all, (£5 plus booking fee)

Registration is essential, and will close 24 hours before the event is set to begin.

Please click here to purchase tickets (via eventbrite)