The Philpot museum is housed in a building dating back to 1901. It was commissioned
by Thomas Philpot, a relative of the Philpot sisters who worked with Mary Anning.
The museum is largely run by volunteers and is accredited with the Museums, Libraries
& Archives Council.
Notable People Of Lyme
Mary Anning - the greatest fossil hunter ever known
Geology Gallery - fossils & rocks of Lyme Regis
Writers & Artists - discover famous writers and artists who visited Lyme Regis