Natural Sciences Museum

CC BY-SA 4.0
General profile:
Main profile:
Natural Sciences - Botanics, Zoology
Collection(s):

The Baroque building from 1887 was designed by Italian architects, after a French project to be the residence of the Dorohoi County Prefecture. The exhibits include insects, mollusks, minerals, birds, a.s.o. The entomological collection of Professor Ion Nemeş includes about 250,000 local insects (many new scientific species) and 4,500 exotic butterflies exchanged with various collectors from all over the world. The exotic animals collection of Professor Rang Cătălin and Pisică Donosie includes birds, crustaceans, snakes, a.s.o. collected from the Zair, in Africa.


County:
Botoşani
Locality:
Dorohoi
Address:
Strada Al. I. Cuza nr. 43
Postal code:
715200
Access:
Close to the statue of Mihail Kogălniceanu
Time table:
Tuesday - Sunday: 9:00 - 17:00;
Monday: closed
Phone :
0231.611.773
E-mail address:
Administrative subordination:
Botoşani County Council
Importance:
County
Founded:
1953
Historic Monument Building: Clădire monument istoric
BT-II-m-B-01970
Museum code:
7012900
Director:
Aurel Melniciuc
Contact person:
Elena Mihaela Ştefură
Position:
Şef secţie
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