• Closed for renovation:

    from 3 August
    until 26 October


    The history
    of the museum

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  • Exhibition

    Rich in facets -
    the world
    of insects

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  • Research

    Biodiversity -
    of Life

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  • Education

    Our current
    for schools

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  • Collections

    The historical

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  • Research


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The Museum will be closed for renovation from 3 August until 26 October 2015.

The fascination of Nature – at the State Museum of Natural History Karlsruhe Nature becomes a great experience for the entire family!

Permanent and special exhibitions, the vivarium with its exotic animals, as well as a rich choice of events for both adults and kids make the State Museum of Natural History Karlsruhe a place to discover the diversity and beauty of Nature.

Sample of edaphic weevils from lowland forest of New Guinea

Systematics and evolution of the weevil genus Trigonopterus

The flightless weevil genus Trigonopterus Fauvel...

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Twenty new Trigonopterus-species

Ninety-eight new beetle species discovered in Indonesia

The tropical islands of Java, Bali and Lombok are popular...

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