Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Espana
Service Provider DescriptionThe National Museum of Natural Sciences is a unique institution within the
Superior Council of Scientific Investigations CSIC (Consejo Superior de
Investigaciones Cientificas) that not only carries out cutting edge scientific
research and manages an important collection of specimens, it also develops
activities and educational activities directed toward the general public.
The common objective of all the Museum's activities is to promote a more
complete knowledge of the biodiversity of the natural world; knowledge that is
essential for the conservation of our environment. The Museum disseminates this
knowledge in hopes to improve the community's understanding of science and to
increase its appreciation for the richness of our natural heritage.
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