Gift Shop & Tickets

Our gift shop offers a wide array of attractive gift items for all ages and priced for all pockets. 

We also stock a number of books and pamphlets on Erasmus, his interests, his contemporaries and fellow members of the Lunar Society.

Our most popular books are The Lunar Men by Jenny Uglow and Desmond King-Hele’s biography of Erasmus Darwin, A Life of Unequalled Achievement.

We currently have an offer on Anna Seward’s Life of Erasmus Darwin which is half price and down to £7.50. If you would like to order this or any other book please contact the Museum.

Books available to purchase:

Erasmus Darwin: A Life of Unequalled Achievement

Author: Desmond Hele-King

Price: £25.00


The Lunar Men: The Friends Who Made the Future

Author: Jenny Uglow

Price: £14.99


Erasmus Darwin and Evolution

Author: Desmond King-Hele

Price: £8.00


The Darwin Farms

Author: Peter Worsley

Price: £10.00


All books can be purchased by calling the Office on 01543 306260 or email enquiries@erasmusdarwin.org – please note we charge postage and packaging.