Vietnam National Museum of Nature Super interesting miniature “Fauna and Flora World”

It is not enough to come to Hanoi to enjoy delicious cuisine, visitors can also explore the Museum of Nature – where you can admire a diverse world of flora and fauna.

The Vietnam National Museum of Nature is hidden deep inside the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, located at 18 Hoang Quoc Viet, Cau Giay, Hanoi.

Vietnam National Museum of Nature is considered the largest, new and most modern museum among the museums present in Hanoi.

The total area of the museum is up to 1000 square meters, the area used to display artifacts is only 300 square meters but has fully, completely and vividly reproduced the life of millions of years ago of the world.

Plants and animals are rich and diverse. There are about 1,400 rich specimens from many types including mammals, reptiles, amphibians, insects, plants… and many new species in Vietnam.

Hanoi Museum of Nature is very suitable for children to visit and learn. Not only helps children learn more knowledge about the world of flora and fauna, but also creates a comfortable feeling for weekends with family and friends.

The Vietnam Museum of Nature is also an address to provide valuable materials for researchers who want to learn and do in-depth research in this field.

Currently, the Vietnam Museum of Nature is gradually developing and achieving many achievements in the management, collection, preservation as well as processing and display of precious specimens and fossils of Vietnam. Vietnamese nature.

Vietnam National Museum of Nature is open for free for visitors to visit on Thursdays to Sundays in the morning from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., from 13:30 to 16:30 in the afternoon.

Every Tuesday and Wednesday, the museum is dedicated to welcoming groups of students, students or research groups that have pre-registered with the museum management board.

Visiting the Museum of Nature, visitors will admire the exhibition area of the history of life, the exhibition area of the history of human evolution, the exhibition area of animal bones and the animal world, the exhibition area and the exhibition area. insect display area, marine life display area, reptile and amphibian display area, mushroom and plant display area, 3D projection room.

Each area will bring visitors a separate world of flora and fauna, but still see the diverse connections that bring a common color.

The exhibition of the history of life

When stepping inside the Vietnam Museum of Nature, visitors will feel like going back in time to the past of the ancient times, or being lost in the wild nature with countless kinds of flora and fauna. rare.

The artifacts here can be displayed in glass cabinets or placed outside. The first area that visitors should visit first is the exhibition of the history of life.

The exhibition of the history of life

The exhibition area of human evolutionary history

Human evolution started from a primate form, then evolved into different human forms (skillful people, upright people, smart people) and highly evolved to become modern humans like Currently.

Here visitors will know where our evolution as well as our origins come from through this area.

The exhibition area of human evolutionary history

The exhibition area of animal bones and animal world

This is an area that often gathers quite a lot of observers, because here the fossils and models of wild animals are cleverly and vividly decorated, making many children enjoy as if they were lost. into the forest.

The preserved animal skeletons, preserved intact to the smallest detail, will give visitors a feeling of excitement like admiring a sophisticated masterpiece from the Creator, the more you see it, the more convinced that the world will be. The natural world is amazing.

The exhibition area of animal bones and animal world

Insect display area

This is an area displaying hundreds of insects to give visitors the experience of observing the smallest details on each wing, eye, and tail.

Each type of insect is stored and preserved so realistically, it feels like a colorful butterfly.

Insect display area

Sea life display area

The marine life exhibition area vividly and realistically reproduces the world under the ocean through the specimens of fish species, coral samples, snail shells, etc. to bring authentic experiences to visitors, especially Children have the opportunity to see and learn about the world of marine life.

Sea life display area

Reptile and amphibian exhibition area

The reptile and amphibian exhibition will help you have a lot of interesting knowledge about extinct reptiles on earth.

At the Vietnam Museum of Nature, there are displays of Indochinese pterosaurs and Velociraptor dinosaur bones originating from Mongolia.

Reptile and amphibian exhibition area

Mushroom and plant display area

Highlights at the mushroom and plant display area are samples brought from many different regions across the country.

In addition to the fossils on display, in each area there is a small projector system that shows and introduces the history, origin and further description in that area, providing viewers with useful knowledge and information. extremely interesting.

Mushroom and plant display area

Notes when visiting Vietnam National Museum of Nature:

  • Do not touch the exhibits, lean on or accidentally touch the fossils.
  • When taking children with them, do not let them run around and bump into objects.
  • Having a sense of self-visiting does not damage the exhibits.


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