natural history

The Museum of Natural History Stuttgart is one of the most popular museums in the country. With our attractive exhibitions at the Museum am Löwentor (Paleontology: Life of the Ages) and Rosenstein Castle (Biology) and numerous events, we guarantee entertaining hours and interesting insights into the development and diversity of life on an exhibition area of 6200 m².

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natural history

View all relevant information about the special and permanent exhibitions.

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You want to be kept up to date on our current research? Take a look at our science news!

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the urge to research

The research and work areas of the museum are themed "Evolution of Organisms and Habitats" and the collections of the State Museum of Natural History in Stuttgart comprise about 12 million scientific objects. A look into our research and collection areas is worthwhile.

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About the
Natural History Museum

History, Mission Statement, Statute and Annual Reports. Here you will find all relevant information about the museum.

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State Museum
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Opening hours

Di-Fr: 9-17 Uhr
Sa / So / Feiertag: 10-18 Uhr

On public holidays the opening hours are the same as for the weekend (10-18 h), even if the holiday is on a Monday.

The museum is closed on the following public holidays: December 24th, 25th and 31st. On New Year (January 1st) our museum will be open from 13-18 h.

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The State Museum of Natural History in Stuttgart offers its visitors about 12 million objects in two exhibition buildings, making it one of Germany's largest natural history museums.

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