• Ziggy Stardust and the 54 Spiders

    New spider genus named after David Bowie

  • More Ocean Protection: New Indicators for Marine Ecosystem Protection Developed

    Habitats in the high seas need additional protection

  • Aha?! Forschungswerkstatt

    Opening of the Aha?! Science Lab

    A new hands-on area for research and discovery, starting on June 25, 2022 in the Senckenberg Natural History Museum
    25. Juni 2022 im Senckenberg Naturmuseum Frankfurt

Understanding Climate

Special exhibition

How do natural scientists study the climate of the past? And how can this knowledge help us to better understand our climate future? These questions are addressed by the new special exhibition “Understanding Climate – Lessons from the Past” at the Senckenberg Natural History Museum.

Senckenberg Topics

Our Research Areas

The three Senckenberg museums show exciting results of our scientific research as well as worldwide unique exhibits and changing exhibitions on important topics of natural science.

Senckenberg Natural History Collections Dresden


Senckenberg Museum for Natural History Görlitz


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