Welcome

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

Guided tours and other activities

more about the program of our education department.

 

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!

Special exhibition

16 August 2015 - 15 January 2015

The Museum für Naturkunde presents a new special exhibition: FLIES

 

All information about the special exhibition

Highlights of Taxidermy


Highlights of Taxidermy - a new exhibition with polar bear Knut, gorilla Bobby, models of insects, historical dermoplastics of hoofed animals, a coral reef and more

Press release (in German)...

Children's party

6th of September 2014

 

Free entry for all children between 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Information (in German)...

OBJECTS OF KNOWLEDGE
Stories from the Museum für Naturkunde

Take a look at this research project’s new website:
www.mfn-wissensdinge.de 
Read more about very old, very new, forgotten, famous and first of all unique objects from the Berlin Museum!

Ancient arachnid brought back to life!


A stunning video based on fossils of a 410-year-old arachnid recreates the way the animals walked.

Press release...

Evidence of “Out of Africa”monkey dispersal and the only evidence of guenons outside of Africa

 

Press release in German...

Last update: 21.08.2014