Kunming Natural History Museum of Zoology


Kunming Natural History Museum of Zoology

The Kunming Natural History Museum of Zoology (昆明动物博物馆) is located on the campus of Kunming Institute of Zoology, the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). The museum is an important project of the CAS Knowledge Innovation Program, and a joint project of the CAS and the Yunnan Provincial Government.

It started earth construction in 2000 and opened to the public since November 2006. Various specimens collected by several generations of scientists in Kunming Institute of Zoology are fundamental basis for the establishment of the museum.

References and further reading

* http://www.kiz.ac.cn/en/kiz/ShowArticle.asp?ArticleID=79
* [http://english.cas.ac.cn/eng2003/news/detailnewsb.asp?infono=26263 China's biggest zoological museum opens in Kunming] CAS News
* [http://www.gokunming.com/en/blog/item/119/kunming_natural_history_museum_opens Kunming Natural History Museum Opens]


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