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Magyar Természettudományi Múzeum

Magyar Természettudományi Múzeum, HU
Magyarr Termeszettudomanyi Muzem, Department of Education, H-1083 Budapest, Ludovika Tér 6, Hungary

contact person:
Zita Felföldi
tel: +36.1.3036193, fax +36.1.3036194

The Hungarian Natural History Museum hosts a collection of objects related to Anthropology, Botany, Mineralogy, Paleontology and Zoology.

Its activities include research in the various fields of natural history, collection, preservation and conservation of natural history and science history objects, display and learning activities related to its collections in the scientific fields.

It is located in Budapest and is visited by 80.000 to 100.000 people per year, 50% of which are pupils of kindergarden and primary schools.

The museum employs about 20 science and education experts who are responsible for courses and educational activities (and also teach at higher education institutions in Hungary). It runs regular courses, in-service and postgraduate courses addressing kindergarten, primary and secondary school teachers.