Created in 1828 by Felix-Archimede Pouchet, the Museum of Natural History of Rouen has over 800,000 objects spread over scenograhiques exhibitions with a total area of 2500m². In terms of diversity, this museum of Natural History is the second richest in France after Paris one.
Several species now extinct on the planet are shown there.
Two hours can give you a first approach of the three areas highlighted by the Museum. Additional visits will enable enthusiasts to immerse themselves in these worlds found back, wealth of ancient civilizations and the evolution of flora and wildlife. Disclaimer : The management team of the destination has the possibility to change the opening days and hours without prior communication.
The collections shown are from three different scientific fields: - Ethnology - Prehistory - Natural Science
At last, a unique approach is done on the theme: 'Normandy and the Americas, five hundred years of shared history'.