Taking Dippy down: the first steps | Natural History Museum



Head of Conservation, Lorraine Cornish, oversees the dismantling of the Museum’s Diplodocus skeleton, affectionately known as Dippy. The dinosaur is being removed from Hintze Hall and conserved before embarking on a UK tour, which starts in February 2018: http://bit.ly/2eAA5yY
Dippy will start the tour at Dorset Country Museum, before moving on to Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Ulster Museum, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow, the Great North Museum: Hancock in Newcastle, the National Assembly for Wales, Number One Riverside in Rochdale and Norwich Cathedral.