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Objet collection : Lesueur, naturalist, artist and explorer

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Biface

Objet collection : Archeology

The biface was a multifunctional tool. Its cutting edges were used to chop wood, to cut meat, or to scrape skins. Its tip was used to pierce holes or to unearth roots.

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Spindle whorl

Objet collection : Archeology

A spindle whorl is a disc or spherical object fitted onto the spindle to increase and maintain the speed of the spin.

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Stopover at Tenerife

Objet collection : Lesueur, naturalist, artist and explorer

The Canary Islands were a usual port of call on circumnavigations. After thirteen days at sea, the Géographe and the Naturaliste called in at Santa Cruz in Tenerife, and were welcomed by the local dignitaries.

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EN Découvre le monde des abeilles

Le Muséum abrite des locataires un peu particuliers…et surtout très nombreux ! Et oui, plus de 20 000 abeilles ont trouvé refuge dans le Muséum. Grâce aux parois vitrées de la ruche, on peut observer leur...

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EN Fête ton anniversaire

C’est bientôt ton anniv’ ? Organise un gouter au Muséum avec tes copains et tes copines. Une façon originale et amusante de faire la fête !

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Muséum d'histoire naturelle
Place du Vieux Marché
76600 LE HAVRE
Phone : +33(0)2 35 41 37 28
museum@lehavre.fr

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to 2PM to 76PM

Closed on Monday and Thursday morning

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