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Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon

Natural History

The Natural History collection is largely made up of Victorian and historical collections once held by North Devon Athenaeum. With over 10,000 objects including the Hore collection of pressed ferns and seaweeds and the remains of the Barnstaple Elephant found in Summerland Street in 1844.

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    Buzzard

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    Otter

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    Barn Owl

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    Elephant Tusk

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