Natural History Museum

The Palestine Museum of Natural History (PMNH) has exhibits related to natural and cultural heritage. Our exhibits, including interactive educational modules, are produced from the efforts and academic research of the PMNH team.

A school group visits the exhibition room.

Mission

The natural history exhibits aim to increase environmental awareness and knowledge related to habitats, fauna, flora, geology, paleontology, and the environment as a whole.

Goals

  • Education and awareness relating to behavioral change in our society
  • Highlight the rich natural heritage of Palestine to both locals and international visitors
  • Work as science educational tool to school and univesrity students
  • Collections serve needs of researchers
Schoolchildren learn about butterflies.

Here are some of our exhibits:

  1. Old Books
  2. Ethnology (Zoology & Botany)
  3. Herpetology
  4. Mammalogy
  5. Mushroom
  6. Palestine Elevation Map
  7. Bees
  8. Marine Snails
  9. Land Snails
  10. Desert Fauna
  11. Environmental Threats
  12. Politics
  13. Embryos
  14. Geology
  15. Paleontology
  16. Picture on the Wall
  17. Ornithology
  18. Children Corner
  19. Climate Change Posters
  20. Alive Animals (Scorpion, Mealworms, Hamsters)
  21. Extinct Animals
  22. Evolution
  23. Recycle & Upcycle
  24. Solar Panels
  25. Entomology collection