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Frank de Wit

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Re: The most beautiful museums...
« Reply #4 on: November 04, 2014, 09:27:58 PM »
The Most Fantastic Mini Museum !
https://minimuseum.com/
(via http://twistedsifter.com/2014/11/mini-museum-by-hans-fex/)
"Rare" Specimens from Earth and Space, Embedded into an Acrylic Block
(it's so rare, there are 5.500 made of these... ;)

Armin Sorg

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Re: The most beautiful museums...
« Reply #3 on: June 13, 2012, 09:37:04 AM »
Hi,

I like to add the "Mineralogische Sammlung" of the TU Freiberg located in the Werner-Bau,
which is separate from the terra mineralia:
http://www.gupf.tu-freiberg.de/freiberg/fg_bilder/min_sammlung.html

and the Prague national history museum:
http://www.nm.cz/Natural-History-Museum/Exhibitions-NHM/

Both exhibitions with really good and much classic material!



Jos Hens

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Re: The most beautiful museums...
« Reply #2 on: June 12, 2012, 10:27:24 PM »
I liked the mineral collection in Paris,  l'Université Pierre et Marie Curie

http://www.upmc.fr/fr/culture/patrimoine/patrimoine_scientifique/collection_des_mineraux.html

I saw here the best "Bad Ems" Brown pyromorphite I have ever seen!


Frank de Wit

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The most beautiful museums...
« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2012, 06:46:23 PM »
Should we make a list of the most beautiful mineralogical museums / museum mines in the world,
where beauty is of course relative, and personal, and quality has nothing to do with size, etc,

Anyway: what museums should be on the "must visit" list?
(in random order | it's not a contest)


Mineraliensammlung Stift Melk http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,7205.0.html

NHM, Vienna http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,5038.0.html

NHM, London http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,1900.0.html

Smithsonian, Washington http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,5749.0.html

Geominero, Madrid http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,5475.0.html

Terra Mineralia, Freiberg http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,5108.0.html

André Gorsatt museum, Binn http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,4980.0.html

TU Bergakademie, Freiberg http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,7278.0.html

NHM, Prague http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,6465.0.html

UPMC Curie, Paris http://www.strahlen.org/forum/index.php/topic,1770.0.html

And?