Pakistan Museum of Natural History (PMNH) Islamabad, was established in 1976, under Science Foundation (Ministry of Science and Technology Govt of Pakistan). the Museum has four Divisions, namely, Botanical, Zoological, Earth Sciences and Public Services. The first three divisions are engaged in the collection, identification and research activities related to plants, animals, fossils, rocks and minerals resources of Pakistan. The scientists, artists, designers are also responsible for science education and creating awareness about environment and conservation through dioramas, exhibits, lectures, workshop, seminar, posters, shows etc. PMNH also provides consultancy and advisory services to public and private sector. More

PMNH has sizeable collection of animal, plants fossil, rocks and minerals etc. found in Pakistan. Information about natural history
specimens present at other organizations are also available under the following categories:
Our photo galleries are continuously being up dated. See the diversity in Pakistan.
Animals Plants Rocks/Gemstones
Research publication related to natural
history are available and being
continuously up dated.
The achievements of the researchers
in their fields of specialization can be
seen here:
Researchers/Scientists working on natural history material of Pakistan are welcome to join our Donors Club under the Category:
If you have a question look through our FAQs to get an answer or join any of the forums below for specific queries about Zoology, Botany and Geology.
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