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Milan Natural History Museum

Corso Venezia, 55, 20121 Milano MI, Italy

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About Milan Natural History Museum

The Civic Museum of Natural History of Milan was founded in 1838 and is one of the most important naturalistic museums in Europe. It is part of the scientific museum pole of the museum sector of the Municipality of Milan. The museum is divided into five different permanent sections: Mineralogy, Paleontology, Natural History of Man, Invertebrate Zoology.



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Giardini Pubblici Indro Montanelli0.3km from Milan Natural History Museum

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Villa Necchi Campiglio0.5km from Milan Natural History Museum

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Bagatti Valsecchi Museum0.68km from Milan Natural History Museum

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Via Monte Napoleone0.75km from Milan Natural History Museum

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Poldi Pezzoli Museum0.97km from Milan Natural History Museum

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Brera Botanical Garden1.05km from Milan Natural History Museum

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About 10 million people, forming one-sixth of Italy's population, live in Lombardy and about a fifth of Italy's GDP is produced in the region, making it the most populous and richest region in the country and one of the richest regions in Europe.