Journal Article

  • The Design of an Education Aquarium
    Graham, M.
    Journal of Biological Curation, Volume 1 Number 5, pages 1 - 18

    The original concepts of the Natural History Centre and Aquarium at Towneley Hall was to provide an education facility for schools, colleges and the local community. In June 1986 it was decided to upgrade the aquarium within the confines of the Zoo Licensing Act 1981 and improve the educational potential. This paper details the technical design of the new aquarium, and summarises its education advantages.