Requien Museum
Natural History Museum

      Provence Alpes Côte d'Azur

     Archeology, Botanics, Geology, Natural Sciences   
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The Museum Esprit Requien is born from the gifts that world science has done to the Calvet Museum.
Permanent exhibitions are:
- Diving in time, which explains you the history of the expansion of the animal population on the planet,
- Wildlife Vauclusienne,
- The world of rocks, and wildlife of high mountains (Mont Ventoux, Luberon, laces of Montmirail) as bears, wolves and birds of prey,
- The world of riparian and wildlife of Island of the Barthelasse, such as beavers and herons ..

Traveling and temporary exhibitions accompany the museum throughout the year, such as:
- Crystal Jewels (temporary),
- The Brown Bear (traveling),
- Prelude to the Life (traveling),
- Climate at risk (traveling).

67 rue Joseph Vernet, 84000 Avignon

N 43°57'00'' E 04°49'00''

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The museum is open from Tuesday to Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. except bank holidays.
Exclusive opening on Monday for schools.

Free admission for everyone.

The library is open from Monday to Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
On-site consultation of recent funds is authorized for any public; older books are reserved to former researchers and by appointment.

Disclaimer : The management team of the destination has the possibility to change the opening days and hours without prior communication.

Three libraries complete this museum:
- The scientific library of the Museum Requien (open to the public),
- The library of the Society for the Study of Natural Sciences of Vaucluse,
- The library of the Mycological Society of Vaucluse

In addition, the Society for the Study of Natural Sciences of Vaucluse and the Mycological Society organize lectures open to the public throughout the year.

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