BIOTOPIA – Naturkundemuseum Bayern is a flagship project that will have benefits for all of Bavaria. It will support a comprehensive network for the bio¬- and geosciences, which will connect museums, schools and research facilities throughout Bavaria.

Each museum member will be develop as a destination with its own unique themes, making Bavaria’s groundbreaking research and stunning natural history come alive. Initial partners will include the regional museums of the Bavarian Natural History Collections in Bamberg, Bayreuth, Eichstätt and Nördlingen.


Bavaria’s 6.138 schools will play a key role in the network: New ways of teaching and learning natural sciences will be developed jointly to foster key qualifications for the 21st century and meet Bavaria’s educational goals at school level.


Together with numerous academic partners, including the Bavarian Natural History Collections and the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich, BIOTOPIA will present new approaches and insights to its visitors, encouraging people to participate in current research projects – as subjects and as researchers.

BIOTOPIA – Naturkundemuseum Bayern
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80638 München, Germany
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