Image Credit: Monarch Butterfly (Danaus plexippus), collected in 1918. ENT993-000387.

Loan Requests

If your institution is interested in requesting a loan from the Royal BC Museum Natural History collection, please first contact the appropriate individual from the list below:

Entomology Claudia Copley, Collections Manager
Dr. Joel Gibson, Curator
Herbarium Heidi Guest, Collections Manager
Ken Marr, Curator
Herpetology Gavin Hanke, Curator
Ichthyology Gavin Hanke, Curator
Invertebrate Zoology Hugh MacIntosh, Collections Manager
Dr. Henry Choong, Curator
Paleontology Derek Larson, Collections Manager
Victoria Arbour, Curator
Vertebrate Zoology Gavin Hanke, Curator

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I borrow objects from the Human History collections?

Yes. If you are affiliated with a public institution that is interested in borrowing an object from the Human History collections, please contact the Registration office and complete a loan request form

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