Program

National Museum of Natural History – ‘natur musée’

Luxembourg-City

The National Museum of Natural History is the place for everyone wishing to learn more about the earth and nature. In ten spaces, you will find yourself in different worlds. The earth and the creative force of our planet, the history of life: each theme takes you on a journey through the rich and varied natural world.

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Programme

Samedi

10h00-18h00 (ongoing) : "Eggs and nests"

As part of the permanent exhibitions


14h00-18h00 (FR) : The art of taxidermy

Meeting with the taxidermist Guillaume Becker from the National Museum of Natural History. He tells us about his passion for taxidermy and shows us live how he restores and valorises with his daily work an immense and endearing heritage. Guillaume Becker also explains why it is not allowed to touch the animals exhibited in the museum.

The meetings will take place continuously during the hours specified. 

Reservation required on site or online.


10h30-11h30 (FR) : Guided tour with the exhibition curator

As part of the temporary exhibition From Dark to Light

The number of participants in the guided tour is limited to 9 people. 

Reservation required on site or online.


10h00, 11h00, 12h00, 14h00, 15h00, 16h00 (Workshop for children) : Mining gems 

As part of the temporary exhibition From Dark to Light

Equipped with a shovel and a sieve, aspiring mineralogists can help us to find the treasure by searching for gems themselves, which they can take home in a small purse that they will also sew on the spot!

Workshop in the garden to the right of the main entrance of the 'natur musée'

Duration: 45 min; max. 9 children per workshop

Reservation required on site or online

The entrance ticket allows 1 child accompanied by max. 1 adult

Informations pratiques

Booking 

required only for workshops and guided tours, on site or online


Contact

T. (+352) 46 22 33-1

E. musee-info@mnhn.lu

Website www.mnhn.lu


Opening hours

Saturday, 15 May: 10am-6pm

Sunday, 16 May: 10am-6pm


Free admission.



COVID-19 INFO: 


During the Luxembourg Museum Days, various activities will take place in different museums. Please note the sanitary measures of the respective institutions.

The number of participants in activities is limited. Therefore, we recommend you to book your guided tours or activities in advance. If you cannot attend an activity, we ask for your understanding. Wearing a mask is mandatory. Please take your personal protective mask with you and respect social distancing.

Dimanche

10h00-18h00 (ongoing) : "Eggs and nests"

Dans le cadre des expositions permanentes


14h00-18h00 (FR) : The art of taxidermy

Meeting with the taxidermist Guillaume Becker from the National Museum of Natural History. He tells us about his passion for taxidermy and shows us live how he restores and valorises with his daily work an immense and endearing heritage. Guillaume Becker also explains why it is not allowed to touch the animals exhibited in the museum.

The meetings will take place continuously during the hours specified. 

Reservation required on site or online.


10h00, 11h00, 12h00, 14h00, 15h00, 16h00 (Workshop for children) : Mining gems  

Dans le cadre de l'exposition temporaire From Dark to Light

Equipped with a shovel and a sieve, aspiring mineralogists can help us to find the treasure by searching for gems themselves, which they can take home in a small purse that they will also sew on the spot!

Workshop in the garden to the right of the main entrance of the 'natur musée'

Duration: 45 min; max. 9 children per workshop

Reservation required on site or online

The entrance ticket allows 1 child accompanied by max. 1 adult

Adresse

25 rue Münster, L-2160 Luxembourg-Grund