Biological anthropology

The MNHN’s biological anthropology collections are among the world’s most diverse and as such they constitute a unique resource for comparative studies. With approximately 30,000 pieces or lots, the collections are renowned for their outstanding original fossils from the European Palaeolithic, including Cro-Magnons and a number of Neanderthals, as well as for their phrenological and ethnological casts, and mummies.

Mummies collection: loan and visit information

The Collections Direction reminds that loan requests shall be transmitted through the Colhelper online form (exhibition section). For further information, please contact: regiecoll [@] mnhn.fr.

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