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Most Popular Museums
Museum of Paleontology Rome, Italy
Liaoning fossil and geology park Yizhou, China
The Iguanodon Museum Bernissart, Belgium
Westfälisches Museum für Naturkunde Münster, Germany
Naturalis, Dutch National Museum of Natural History Leiden, The Netherlands
Museum Henri-Lecoq Clermont Ferrand, France
Crystal Museum Borculo, The Netherlands
Sangiran Early Man Site Gemolong, Indonesia
Museum of Minerals, Rocks and Fossils from the Ardennes Bogny Sur Meuse, France
Stuttgart State Museum of Natural History Stuttgart, Germany
Naturalis, Dutch National Museum of Natural History
Leiden, The Netherlands
See also Museum website: http://www.naturalis.nl
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The main Natural History Museum of The Netherlands. A museum where the history of the Earth is covered in all its facets. This museum is also a bookstore with a lot of literature on fossils and minerals. The permanent exhibition "Oerparade" recounts the history of the Earth and the development of life. From Big Bang to the creation of man. The 18 meter long Camarasaurus is on display, as well as mosasaurs. Towering above the tree of life that dramatically shows the evolution of Life on Earth. The huge tree connects the Oerparade and the Nature Theater. Evolution, mineralogy and geology are also discussed in detail. Also you can see the skull of the Homo erectus (Java man).
Other locations in the area
Fossil location: Hoek van Holland
Fossil location: Hollandse kust / Dutch coast
Fossil location: Maasvlakte
Fossil location: Schalkwijk Haarlem
Fossil location: Tweede Maasvlakte
Fossil location: Zandmotor
Geology location: Spaarnwoude
Museum: Mineralogisch Geologisch Museum
Museum: Natuurmuseum Rotterdam
Museum: Teylers Museum
Society: Geode Zwijndrecht, Develsteincollege
Society: Haagse Geologische Vereniging, Museon
Society: Werkgroep Pleistocene Zoogdieren: Natuurmuseum Rotterdam