Veritable archives of the Earth, the Muséum’s collections are among the richest in the world, alongside those of the British Museum in London and the Smithsonian Institution in Washington. Coming soon to this section: a selection of the most remarkable objects.

  • Synthesys


    As part of an initiative by the Consortium of European Taxonomic Facilities (the CETAF), the...

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  • Leonardo

    Tigre de Sumatra © MNHN - Patrick Lafaite

    The Leonardo TOI project is part of the European Union’s Lifelong Learning Programme,...

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  • e-ReColNat Botanical Network


    The French herbarium network consists of national, university, municipal and community-based...

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