to the Museum für Naturkunde in Berlin

with more than 30 million objects in the scientific collection and a fascinating exhibition one of the most significant institutions of its kind in the world.


Prof. Johannes Vogel, General Director

Come and visit our Museum

There is more to be discovered in the our exhibition galleries, as you can see on our webpages.

Come and see for yourself at our Museum!

Easter holiday program and special opening times


The museum is additionally open on the 14th of April and from 9.30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

On the easter days (18th to 21th of April) the museum is open from 9.30 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Information about our holiday program

Guided tours and other activities



about the program of our education department...

One or two?

How to decide how many species you have got?

Press release...


Stories from the Museum für Naturkunde

Take a look at this research project’s new website:
(English version coming soon)
You know something interesting about an object from the museum? We are collecting ideas and stories until the end of April 2014.

Pain Patient in the Triassic:


Palaeontologists from the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin and some colleagues published an extraordinary discovery of a fossil reptile: A study in PLOSOne descriped a phytosaur with spondyloarthropathy.


Here you will find our press releases 2014...

Parts of the Albertus Seba Collection rediscovered


Press release in German...

Last update: 17.04.2014