Natural History Museum South Tyrol

The Natural History Museum South Tyrol is a collecting point for natural history objects and is located in Bolzano.

This Nature Museum is the only of its kind in South Tyrol and for this reason it is of course located in Bolzano, strictly speaking in the historic part of Bolzano in the north east of the historic district, in Via Bottai. As a public institution it is easily accessible on foot as well as with means of public transport.

The core themes in the permanent collection are earth science, botany, zoology as well as research. The exhibition pieces illustrate and provide information about various European regions and the beautiful and characteristic world of mountains and valleys in South Tyrol. The museum has been inaugurated in 1997 and the exhibition also comprises aquariums and terrariums, so to speak living animals. Several times a year there are also special exhibitions.

Opening hours:
daily (except Mondays) from 10 am - 6 pm, school classes from 9 am

Closed on January 1, May 1 and December 25.

Further information:
phone +39 0471 412964

Suggested accommodations

  1. Hotel Residence Traubenheim

    Hotel Residence Traubenheim

  2. Hotel Elefant

    Hotel Elefant

  3. Bad St. Isidor

    Bad St. Isidor

  4. Hotel Post Gries

    Hotel Post Gries

  5. Hotel Spitaler

    Hotel Spitaler

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