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Hancock's Birds Tour

John Hancock in his Studio by H. H. Emmerson © NHSN

Saturday 19 October, 11.00 – 12.30am

N.B. This event is now fully booked, but there may still be places on the waitlist. To join the waitlist, follow the link to Eventbrite below, click on ‘Tickets’ and follow the instructions.

With Dan Gordon

Discover the life’s work of John Hancock as you tour the basement of the Discovery Museum with GNM: Hancock Biology Curator, Dan Gordon. This guided morning tour provides an opportunity to view and enjoy beautiful works of taxidermy created by the man who would later give his name to the ‘Hancock’ Museum.

N.B. Please note that this event takes place at the Discovery Museum, not the Great North Museum: Hancock.

NHSN members – FREE. You will be asked to provide your NHSN membership number during registration.
Non-members – £5.00. If you would like to join NHSN, please go to

Booking essential. To book, please go to Eventbrite here.