St Petersburg Museum of Natural History

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St Petersburg Museum of Natural History

St Petersburg Museum of Natural History

The St Petersburg Museum of Natural History was founded in 1832. Its collections number more than 30,000 exhibits including the stuffed body of anaconda, bought by Peter the Great from the Holland naturalist Seba in 1716,  one of the largest skeletons of  a Blue whale (its length is 27 meters), and a wonderful butterfly collection….  The Museum is famous worldwide for its collection of  mammoths.