• Natural History Museum
    with Vivarium

    A museum full of


  • 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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Welcome back!

The Museum is open

All permanent exhibitions are open to the public without advance reservation.

All visitors aged 18 and over must present a proof of completion of the full vaccination regime,or a positive RT-PCR test result at least 11 days and no more than 6 months old, certifying recovery from Covid plus a negative RT-PCR (less than 48 hours old) or antigen test result (less than 24 hrs old) . Persons who have received a third vaccination or whose second vaccinations was less than 3 months ago do not need the extra test.
All visitors aged 6 and over must wear face masks. Adults are required to wear a FFP2-mask.




Lade Daten...

Hier finden Sie das Formular zur Kontaktnachverfolgung. Sie können dieses schon vor Ihrem Besuch ausfüllen und mitbringen. Das spart Zeit. Vielen Dank!

Live web cam in our coral reef aquarium

Watch Kalli and Karla at play

Live-streaming impressions from our 240,000 litre giant aquarium with the biggest living coral reef in Germany – and the visitors‘ favourites, the black tip reef sharks Kalli and Karla.

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Veränderliche Krabbenspinne Misumena vatia (Foto: H.Höfer)

Barcoding of German spiders

In the GBOL Project (GBOL - German Barcode of Life)...

Poster zur Großen Landesausstellung "Neobiota - Natur im Wandel"

Veranstaltungstipp: Online-Vortrag

Neobiota auf dem Vormarsch. Bedrohung oder Bereicherung?



Wir sind ein lebendiges Museum - in kleinen Filmen stellen wir die tierischen Lieblinge des Hauses vor.

Schauen Sie doch mal rein in unsere Kinderstuben zu Seepferdchen und Chamäleons!