Weird and wonderful specimens at the Grant Zoology in London

1. Employee Emma-Louise Nicholls checks a display cabinet at The Grant Museum of Zoology near Euston in London.

Weird and wonderful specimens at the Grant Zoology in London

2. A chimpanzee (L) and a gibbon skeleton are displayed at The Grant Museum of Zoology, which is open to the public Monday to Friday from 1 to 5pm

Weird and wonderful specimens at the Grant Zoology in London

3. Various animal brains are preserved at The Grant Museum of Zoology

Weird and wonderful specimens at the Grant Zoology in London

4. A preserved bisected chimpanzee head

Weird and wonderful specimens at the Grant Zoology in London

5. The bones of a dodo

Weird and wonderful specimens at the Grant Zoology in London

6. A young preserved aardvark is displayed under the skeleton of an adult

Weird and wonderful specimens at the Grant Zoology in London

7. A young preserved aardvark is displayed under the skeleton of an adult

Weird and wonderful specimens at the Grant Zoology in London

8. A collection of moles is preserved in a jar

Weird and wonderful specimens at the Grant Zoology in London

9. A tiger skeleton is displayed at The Grant Museum of Zoology

Weird and wonderful specimens at the Grant Zoology in London

10. Specimens are kept in the spirit store. Only about 5% of all the specimens the museum holds are on display.

Weird and wonderful specimens at the Grant Zoology in London

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