Festival of Geology, 5th November, 2016

University College London, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT

Exhibitors from the World of Geology

Fossil & mineral displays, stonecraft, books, maps, geological equipment, jewellery, building stones, walk around UCL with Ruth Siddall, tours of UCL Earth Science Laboratories and more…

Discovery Room

Rockwatch with activities for children of all ages with fossils, racing trilobites, Jurassic dioramas and more…

Geological Talks

Prof Iain Stewart: Sustainable Geoscience – Geology for Global Development.

Jim Richards: Gold Rush: Prospecting and Small Scale Mining for Gold and Diamonds Now.

Dr Howard Falcon-Lang: Marie Stopes:Passionate About Palaeobotany.

Prof Joe Cain & Sarah Butterworth: Iguanodon and the Restaurant.

Festival Trips – Sunday 6th November

Geowalk: In the City of London led by Diana Smith.

Gilbert’s Pit Charlton – Exciting New Exposures led by Jackie Skipper.

The Crystal Palace Dinosaurs – Bringing Extinct Worlds to Life (suitable for families) led by Ellinor Michel of Friends of the Crystal Palace Dinosaurs.

Amateur Photographic Competition

Any geological topic. 1st Prize £100, 2nd Prize £50, 3rd Prize £25.



email: festival@geologistsassociation.org.uk