Goulandris Natural History Museum

Local nameΜουσείο Φυσικής Ιστορίας Γουλανδρή
LocationKifissia, Marousi, Greece

The Goulandris Museum of Natural History is a museum in Kifisia, a northeastern suburb of Athens, Greece. It was founded by Angelos Goulandris and Niki Goulandris in 1965 in order to promote interest in the natural sciences, to raise the awareness of the public, in general, and in particular to call its attention to the need to protect Greece's natural wildlife habitats and species in the danger of extinction.

The museum includes large collections of insects, mammals, birds, reptiles, shells, rocks, minerals and fossils, from the rich natural wildlife of the Greek territory. The botanical collections number over 200.000 species of plants, among which there are 145 newly discovered ones, which have been recorded thanks to the museum's research.

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Opening hours

Mon - Sun: 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Sun: 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Closed on public holidays.

Admission

Full ticket: €6
Reduced ticket: €4

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goulandris_Natural_History_Museum

Official Website https://www.gnhm.gr/the-museum/

Email info@gnhm.gr

Phone +30 210 8015870

Address Levidou 13, Kifissia 14562, Greece

Coordinates 38°4'27.462" N 23°48'53.114" E

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