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  Royal Belgian Institute for Natural Sciences
  Brussel, Belgium


 
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In the Museum of Natural History you can explore more than ten permanent galleries. But you see only a small part of the wealth of the Institute. The collections include some 37 million specimens, and among the top ten in the world. You will find rocks, minerals, fossils, insects, shells, recent vertebrates, anthropological and prehistoric collections on display and much more.

The iguanodons are the biggest stars of the museum, but you can discover animals from the last ice age, hominids, whales, polar animals, etc.. In addition, there are two halls about dinosaurs and evolution
respectively. Not to be missed!

The museum organizes regular visits behind the scenes. Very interesting!



Other locations in the area
Fossil location: Antwerpen (Deurganckdok)
Fossil location: Antwerpen (Hoevenen)
Fossil location: Boom Klei: Sint Niklaas
Fossil location: Cuesmes
Fossil location: Fauquez
Fossil location: Harmignies
Fossil location: Heist-op-den-Berg (Zonderschot)
Fossil location: Nederokkerzeel
Fossil location: Soignies (Carrière du Hainaut)
Fossil location: Soignies (Carrière Gauthier Wincqz)
Fossil location: Soignies (Carrière Le Clypot)
Fossil location: Steendorp
Geology location: Nieuw Namen (Meester van der Heijden groeve)
Mineral location: Landelies (Calcaire de La Sambre)
Museum: ACAM museum
Museum: Bos van Aa Museum
Museum: Huis van de Evolutie
Museum: Museum Rupelklei
Museum: Natuurhistorisch Museum Boekenberg
Society: Academie voor Mineralogie
Society: Belgische Vereniging voor Paleontologie Mortsel
Society: Belgische Vereniging voor Paleontologie Sint Gillis Waas
Society: HONA
Society: Palaeo Publishing & Library: Vergaderlokaal Den Drab
Society: Werkgroep Natuurhistorisch Museum Boekenberg


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