Few words about
Natural History Museum of the Aegean

Welcome to the Web page of the Natural History Museum of the Aegean.
Visitors to Samos (Greece) have the opportunity to visit the fascinating Natural History Museum. On display are many specimens of natural treasures from Samos and the Aegean. It was established by the Konstantinos and Maria Zimalis Foundation and is divided into five sections: Palaeontology, Mineralogy, Geology, Botanology and Zoology.

We are at
beautiful island of Samos

Visitors to Samos (Greece) have the opportunity to visit the fascinating Natural History Museum. On display are many specimens of natural treasures from Samos and the Aegean. It was established by the Konstantinos and Maria Zimalis Foundation and is divided into five sections: Palaeontology, Mineralogy, Geology, Botanology and Zoology.

Our exhibition
Paleontological

The fossils exhibited at the Museum belong to animals that lived on the island and especially in the area of the village of Mitilini, 8-10 million years ago…

Zoological

A significant number of animals and birds from Samos and the rest of Greece as well as from all over the world are displayed in this department…

Rocks & Minerals

In this department are exhibited nearly 300 rocks and minerals from Samos and the rest of Greece as well as from all over the world. Some of these pieces are rare…

Marine Life

This department, which is still under development, exhibits nearly 500 shells from Greece and the world as well as some replicas of fishes…

Botanological

The botanological department of the Museum has a collection of significant number of flora specimens from Samos and the Aegean in the form of a Herbarium

Photo Gallery

Discover the museum and its exhibits

Samos

Mitilini Samos 83 101
Tel: +30 2273052055 – +30 2273051691
Fax: +30 2273052094

Athens

str. 5 Paraskevopoulou
Athens 14671

Tel: +30 210 6206535

Email

nhmsam@otenet.gr
vizsamos@gmail.com
info@nhma.gr