Ichthyosaurs

Ichthyosaurs

‌‌‌22 January – 18 September 2016 
Hunterian Museum
Admission free

Ichthyosaur.Discover ichthyosaurs from The Hunterian collection including the first Scottish ichthyosaur with a Gaelic name. 

These marine reptiles from the Mesozoic Era could grow to over 20 metres long and became extinct around 90 million years ago before the extinction of the dinosaurs. 

This new exhibition features real specimens and focuses on aspects of palaeobiology to demonstrate how ichthyosaurs might have looked in real life.