List of natural history museums

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This is a list of natural history museums, also known as museums of natural history, i.e. museums whose exhibits focus on the subject of natural history, including such topics as animals, plants, ecosystems, geology, paleontology, and climatology.

Some museums feature natural-history collections in addition to other collections, such as ones related to history, art and science. In addition, nature centers often include natural-history exhibits.

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Africa[edit]

Algeria[edit]

Angola[edit]

Botswana[edit]

Canary Islands[edit]

(belongs politically to Spain)

Egypt[edit]

Ethiopia[edit]

Kenya[edit]

Mozambique[edit]

Namibia[edit]

South Africa[edit]

Sudan[edit]

Tanzania[edit]

Tunisia[edit]

Uganda[edit]

Zimbabwe[edit]

Asia[edit]

China[edit]

India[edit]

Indonesia[edit]

Iran[edit]

Iraq[edit]

Israel[edit]

Japan[edit]

Jordan[edit]

Kyrgyzstan[edit]

Malaysia[edit]

Mongolia[edit]

Oman[edit]

Pakistan[edit]

Philippines[edit]

Qatar[edit]

Singapore[edit]

South Korea[edit]

Taiwan[edit]

Thailand[edit]

United Arab Emirates[edit]

Uzbekistan[edit]

Vietnam[edit]

Central America[edit]

Belize[edit]

  • Chaa Creek Natural History Museum, San Ignacio

Costa Rica[edit]

  • El Museo de Ciencias Naturales La Salle(The La Salle Natural Sciences Museum)
  • El Museo de Insectos de la Universidad de Costa Rica (MIUCR) (The Museum of Insects at the University of Costa Rica)
  • Museo de Zoologia – Escuela de Biologia, University of Costa Rica
  • Museo Nacional de Costa Rica(National Museum of Costa Rica), San José

Dominican Republic[edit]

Grenada[edit]

  • Museo de Ciencias

Guatemala[edit]

  • Museo Nacional de Historia Natural "Jorge A. Ibarra"
  • Museo de Historia Natural de la Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala
  • Museo de Paleontologia y Arqueologia Ing. Roberto Woolfolk Saravia, Estanzuela Zacapa

Honduras[edit]

Nicaragua[edit]

  • Museo Ciencias Naturales de la Universidad Centroamericana, Managua
  • Museo de Ometepe, Rivas
  • Museo del Departamento de Malacología UCA, Managua
  • Museo entomológico, León
  • Museo Gemológico de la Concha y el Caracol, Managua
  • Museo Paleontológico “El Hato”, Managua
  • Museos de Geología UNAN, Managua
  • Museum Ecológico de Trópico Seco, Diriamba
  • National Museum, Managua
  • Sitio Paleontológico El Bosque, Estelí

Panama[edit]

Europe[edit]

Albania[edit]

  • Natural Science Museum, Tirana

Armenia[edit]

Austria[edit]

Azerbaijan[edit]

Belarus[edit]

Belgium[edit]

Bosnia and Herzegovina[edit]

Bulgaria[edit]

Croatia[edit]

Czech Republic[edit]

Denmark[edit]

Estonia[edit]

University of Tartu Natural History Museum

Finland[edit]

France[edit]

Georgia[edit]

Germany[edit]

Greece[edit]

Greenland[edit]

  • Greenland National Museum and Archives, Nuuk

Hungary[edit]

Iceland[edit]

Ireland[edit]

Italy[edit]

Latvia[edit]

  • Natural History Museum of Latvia[54]

Liechtenstein[edit]

Lithuania[edit]

Luxembourg[edit]

Macedonia[edit]

Malta[edit]

Moldova[edit]

Monaco[edit]

Montenegro[edit]

  • Natural History Museum of Montenegro, Podgorica

The Netherlands[edit]

Norway[edit]

Poland[edit]

Portugal[edit]

Romania[edit]

Russia[edit]

Serbia[edit]

Slovenia[edit]

Slovakia[edit]

Spain[edit]

Sweden[edit]

Switzerland[edit]

Turkey[edit]

Ukraine[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

England[edit]

Scotland[edit]

Wales[edit]

Northern Ireland[edit]

North America[edit]

Bermuda[edit]

  • Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute, Hamilton

Canada[edit]

Alberta[edit]

British Columbia[edit]

Manitoba[edit]

New Brunswick[edit]

Newfoundland[edit]

Nova Scotia[edit]

Ontario[edit]

Quebec[edit]

Saskatchewan[edit]

Yukon[edit]

Mexico[edit]

United States[edit]

Oceania[edit]

Australia[edit]

Indonesia[edit]

New Zealand[edit]

South America[edit]

Argentina[edit]

Bolivia[edit]

  • Museo de Anatomía de la Universidad de San Francisco Xavier
  • Museo de Historia Natural, La Paz
  • Museo de History Natural Noel Kempff Mercado, Santa Cruz
  • Museo de Historia Natural Alcide d’Orbigny, Cochabamba

Brazil[edit]

Chile[edit]

Colombia[edit]

Ecuador[edit]

Guyana[edit]

Paraguay[edit]

Peru[edit]

Trinidad and Tobago[edit]

Uruguay[edit]

Venezuela[edit]

  • Museo de Biología de la Universidad Central de Venezuela (MBUCV),[59][60][61] Caracas
  • Museo de Ciencias Naturales, Caracas
  • Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Guanare
  • Museo de Historia Natural La Salle, Caracas
  • Museo de la Estación Biológica de Rancho Grande.[62][63]
  • Museo del Instituto de Zoología Agrícola 'Francisco Fernández, Aragua
  • Museo Marino, Boca de Río
  • Museo Oceanologico Hermano Benigno Roman de la Fundación La Salle, Punta de Piedras, Isla Margarita
  • Museo Paleontológico de Urumaco, Urumaco
  • Museum Entomológico, Colección de Insectos de Interés Agrícola y su combate Insect Collection Interest Agricultural

See also[edit]

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