Denver Museum of Nature and Science in Denver, Colorado, had an interesting and unique beginning in 1868, when naturalist Edwin Carter collected and displayed specimens of fauna in a log cabin. In order to preserve and display this amazing collection of natural history, the Denver Museum of Nature and Science established the fossil museum in 1900 and opened to the public in 1908. Today our fossil museum still offers exciting journeys of discovery with exhibits, programs, collections and constant research. Learn about whale evolution, ancient practices used to preserve Egyptian mummies, examine fossils in the museum touch carts and observe scientists using modern technology to decipher the past. A visit to Denver Museum of Nature and Science instils a love and understanding of our natural world.
The National park Krka in Srima, Croatia named after the Krka River has seven stunning waterfalls, as well as cultural and historical heritage with monuments of archaeological, sacral and industrial heritage, it's a fascinating park to visit for families, individuals and groups. The National park Krka offers a wealth of nature, natural heritage and there are various footpaths for exploring as well as sightseeing tours and presentations, enjoy boat trips, souvenir shops a museum and restaurants. Some of the unpreserved fortresses here even date back to Roman times, come take a walk back in the past and enjoy a wonderful and fascinating journey.READ MORE
The Museum du coquillage in Les Sables-d'Olonne presents a vast array of shells in glass cases, with thousands of extraordinary shapes and colors. Enjoy exploring the work of the shell , giant clams, colourful corals and fossil shells, very interesting and quite amazing. Visitors can also delight at the collection of Starfish, Urchins, Sponges, Crustaceans and more and a store boutique is available for a collection of shellfish, postcards, gifts and many other interesting items.READ MORE
The Africa Museum, in Zug, through educational and promotional lectures introduces interesting objects from Africa to Europeans. The museum showcases: Masks and fetishes from Central Africa, mainly from Urstamm, Ancestor figures, fetishes Nagel, Carvings from ebony and ivory, Household items, jewelery, Musical instruments, working and hunting tools and Stuffed animals of the African fauna. READ MORE
The Port Elizabeth Oceanarium, situated in Humewood, with its dolphin lake houses large fish, sharks, turtles as well as tropical fish and sea turtles. The famous two Indian Ocean Bottlenose dolphins, Domino and Dumisa and the Cape fur seals entertain visitors at the complex that also hosts a museum and snake park. READ MORE
Nationally recognized for its public exhibits and collections, research and graduate education, KU Natural History Museum's exhibits focus on the biological diversity of the Great Plains. Fossil exhibits profile extinct mammals, dinosaurs, reptiles and fish. The museum's panorama, one of the world's largest dioramas, features scenes ranging from arctic to tropical habitat.READ MORE
Burpee Museum of Natural History in Rockford maintains a diverse permanent collection comprised of over 70,000 Paleontology, Geology, Biology and Anthropology specimens which are housed within the Robert Solem Wing of Burpee MuseumREAD MORE