Discover Darwin's letters, school books and publications in a rare chance to step behind the scenes at Shrewsbury School.
The School is fortunate to own two first editions of 'On the Origin of Species', including one signed by Charles Darwin and presented to his friend, biologist Richard Owen, who later became one of his most outspoken critics.
The tours will each last 30 minutes and are restricted to 15 people.
Please enter the School via the main gates on Ashton Road and follow the signs to the Library.
Please see our Directions page for details of how to find the School and a site map.
These tours are part of the 2020 DarwIN Shrewsbury Festival - https://originalshrewsbury.co.uk/darwin-shrewsbury-festival
WE REGRET THAT THESE TOURS ARE NOW FULLY BOOKED.
We plan to run similar tours in the future. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01743 280522 to register an interest.