LinksNational Maritime Museum
Home to some of the world's largest and finest collections of maritime and astronomical artifacts (Greenwich, England)The Royal Geographical Society
A world-leading learned society and professional body that has supported geographical science and exploration since 1830 (London, England)The Alpine Club
The world's first mountaineering club, founded in 1857 (London, England)Scott Polar Research Institute
Founded in Cambridge, 1920, this is the oldest international centre for Polar Research within a university (Cambridge, England)The British Library
National library of the United Kingdom (St. Pancras, London, and other locations in England).The British Museum
First opened to the public in 1759, the museum houses a collection of art and antiquities from ancient and living cultures (Bloomsbury, London, England)The Horniman Museum
Opened in 1901, the museum holds natural history, ethnographic and musical collections based on those of Frederick John Horniman (Forest Hill, London, England).