Museums Sheffield: curator talks botanical collection

On Tuesday 23 January, between 1pm-1.45pm, listen to a curator for Museums Sheffield talk about the historical botany collection at the Weston Park Museum- for free.

Museums Sheffield looks after Sheffield’s historical botany collections, home to an ancient Strawberry Clover (Trifolium fragiferum) collected in London in 1773, among many other specimens. Join Alistair McLean, our Natural Sciences curator, to find out more about this important and unique collection, and some of the important names associated with it.

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