Founded in 1807, The Hunterian is Scotland's oldest public museum and home to one of the largest collections outside the National Museums.
The Hunterian is one of the leading university museums in the world and its collections have been Recognised as a Collection of National Significance. It is one of Scotland’s most important cultural assets.
The Hunterian continues in its Age of Enlightenment mission to be a central resource for research and teaching in the arts, humanities and natural and medical sciences, attracting scholars and visitors from around the world.
05 JulGeoff Hancock has been awarded the Founders' Medal by the Society for the History of Natural History.
31 MayA major new exhibition opening at The Hunterian in July explores the art and legacy of American-born artist James McNeill Whistler (1834–1903).