Encountering With Dinosaurs in the Museum of Natural Sciences

The Museum of Natural Sciences is a museum in the Belgian capital of Brussels dedicated to natural history. The museum is a part of the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences.

Museum of Natural Sciences

The museum’s collection includes all types of animals which we can find to this day, like bears, lizards, foxes or elephants, all of which are stuffed.The collection also has examples of animals that were extinct thousands of years ago.

Museum of Natural Sciences

The museum is equipped with ten permanent exhibitions. in the Dinosaur Gallery, you can meet 30 fossilzed lguanodon skeletons, of cause the famous Bernissart Iguanodons, which were discovered in 1878 in Bernissart, and the Ishango bone, which was discovered in 1960 by Jean de Heinzelin de Braucourt. It must be noted that, this dinosaur hall is the world’s largest museum hall completely dedicated to dinosaurs.

Museum of Natural Sciences

And you can learn about the human body and how we evolved in the Gallery of Humankind and go back in time in the Gallery of Evolution. Also you can find out about urban species in Biodiver city, discover specimens which illustrate the Museum’s history in the 250 years of Natural Sciences hall, admire the magnificent crystals in the Mineral Hall, and experience something new every year by visiting our temporary exhibitions or by taking part in one of our Education Service’s interactive activities.

Museum of Natural Sciences

Apart from above, you can enjoy a drink or a snack in the Dino Cafe or buy something in the museum shop.

Better to take action rather than just take fancy. Surely you can get more information about the Museum of Natural Sciences by visit the museum’s website: https://www.naturalsciences.be/.

Museum of Natural Sciences