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 the ten spaces of the permanent exhibitions, 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.


Current temporary exhibition:

Lost Ocean –  A fossil dive into the sea of monsters

When palaeontological research and digital technologies join forces, a fossil exhibition turns into an ancient ocean teeming with extinct creatures. Explore the local fossil treasures from a brand new perspective and immerse yourself into the world of Jurassic sea monsters.

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Programme

Samedi

13h30 - 14h30 (LU): Guided tour of the temporary exhibition Lost Ocean with the exhibition curator
No reservation required


11h00 (LU), 14h00 (FR), 15h30 (LU) & 17h00 (FR): Workshow-show - Build a Dino skeleton (from real bones)!

As part of the permanent exhibitions.
Limited places. Mandatory registration : click here

Adults and kids from 8 years on.

Museum researchers have found the bones of a real dinosaur in Contern! in Luxembourg. In this workshop, the participants will try to reconstruct the complete skeleton together with one of the scientists. Be assured that it is big, really big... and very dangerous!

Informations pratiques

Contact

T. (+352) 46 22 33-1

E. musee-info@mnhn.lu

www.mnhn.lu


Opening hours

Saturday, 14 May: 10am-6pm

Sunday, 15 May: 10am-6pm


Free entry

Dimanche

15h00 - 16h00 (LU): Guided tour of the temporary exhibition Lost Ocean
No reservation required


13h00 - 17h00 (ongoing): Workshop “Lost Ocean”: Squid fossils as climate archives

In this workshop, visitors are demonstratively shown and explained how researchers track traces of past climate changes in squid fossils.

No reservation required


11h00 (LU), 14h00 (FR), 15h30 (LU) & 17h00 (FR): Workshow-show - Build a Dino skeleton (from real bones)!

As part of the permanent exhibitions.
Limited places. Mandatory registration : click here

Adults and kids from 8 years on.

Museum researchers have found the bones of a real dinosaur in Contern! in Luxembourg. In this workshop, the participants will try to reconstruct the complete skeleton together with one of the scientists. Be assured that it is big, really big... and very dangerous!

Adresse

25 rue Münster, L-2160 Luxembourg-Grund