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Museo de Historia Natural de la UNMSM - Museum Lima - Peru

The Museo de Historia Natural (Museum of Natural History) was founded on February 28, 1918. It consists of four main divisions: botany, zoology, ecology and geology. Browse Peruvian landscapes and a modest taxidermy collection that highlights the region’s mammals, primates, invertebrates, birds, botany, fossils, dinosaurs, fish and minerals. A few hours spent here will get you ready for spotting the fauna and fauna in the country's divergent environments, from altiplano to jungle, from sea to desert.




Avenida Arenales 1256, Jesús Maria

Lima, Peru

Museum Types:
Science and nature

Price Description: Adults $2; children and university students $0.80

Relative price: Budget

Open Hours from:Daily 9 a.m.

Open Hours to:Monday-Friday 3 p.m., Saturday 5 p.m., Sunday 1 p.m.

Travel Skills: None

Currencies accepted
Peruvian nuevo sol

Contact Information:
Phone: 471-0117

Here are other activities in and around Lima that may be of interest: Museo Andrés Del Castillo, Museo de Arte Italiano / Italian Art Museum, Casa Aliaga, Museo del Banco Central de Reserva / Central Bank Museum, Museo de Arte de Lima / Lima Art Museum, Museo Oro del Perú / Gold Museum, Museo Galería Arte Popular de Ayacucho , Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco, Convento y Museo de los Descalzos and Museo de la Inquisición / Museum of the Inquisition.

26 Mar 2012

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