Our museum is also a research institution

For researchers

Naturhistorisches Museum Bern, Forscherin untersucht eine Wespe unter dem Mikroskop
About 20 scientists work at the Natural History Museum in Berne.

The museum's collections contain about 6.5 millions objects. The scientific collections are not open to the public, but its material is available for research purposes and didactical projects. For enquiries, please contact the curator of the relevant part of the collection.