Geological Curators Group

Geological collections are an irreplaceable part of our scientific and cultural heritage. The Geological Curators Group is dedicated to their better care, maintenance and use.

Aims

GCG aims to improve access to, and knowledge of, such collections for all purposes – from leisure and tourism to education and science, as well as improve the status of geology in museums and the standard of geological curation in general by: holding meetings and workshops; providing information and advice; documenting and conserving geological sites; the surveillance of geological collections.

GCG was founded in 1974, has an international membership and is affiliated to the Geological Society of London.

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