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The Museum has a significant collection of globes ranging from early Islamic celestial globes to examples of the early modern production of terrestrial globes, and globes of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries manufactured by well known English instrument makers.


Globes in the Collection

To find out more and explore the variety of globes in the collection.

The Schöner Globe

To find out more about one of the earliest printed celestial globes made by the celebrated Renaissance maker Johannes Schöner.

Make a model

To find out how to make your own model globe using simple resources at home.