Press releases 2020

Friday, 24. July 2020

Animal bones: Insights into the past

Archaeozoological research by the Natural History Museum Vienna investigates domestic animal economy and meat consumption habits of people in Eastern Alpine mining settlements at the boundary from the Bronze Age to the Iron Age (1300 – 450 BCE).
Thursday, 23. July 2020

Tuesday, 14. July 2020

A new millipede species from Austria discovered in the collections of NHM Vienna

In a scientific collaboration between the University of Belgrade and NHM Vienna, two new species of the millipede genus Haasea were discovered and described for the first time for science. The new species from Austria, Haasea gruberi, was hidden in the museum collections whereas the second one, Haasea makarovi, was concealed in the dark of a Serbian cave.
Wednesday, 08. July 2020

Wednesday, 08. July 2020

WILD Michael Nichols, icon of nature photography

8. July 2020 – 4. October 2020
In the special exhibition rooms on the mezzanine level
Tuesday, 07. July 2020

Monday, 29. June 2020

Wednesday, 24. June 2020

The NHM Vienna – there’s change afoot

The construction site of DECK 50 (new venue for science communication) and the summer holiday programme in July and August 2020 will be presented to the media on Thursday, 02 July 2020, 10.30 a.m..
Wednesday, 03. June 2020

Neue Geschäftsführung im Naturhistorischen Museum Wien

Press release in German.
Thursday, 30. January 2020

Valentinstag im Naturhistorischen Museum Wien

Press release in German.
Thursday, 16. January 2020

Das Naturhistorische Museum Wien digitalisiert seine Sammlungen

Press release in German.