Who We Are find out more about the Museum

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The Museum, established on September 30, 1976 by the University of the Philippines is a productive and multi-awarded research and service organization. 

What We Do we are happy to serve you!

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Our curators and core staff conduct basic researches and document Philippine biodiversity. We serve as a repository of all Philippine biota.

Love biodiversityBe a nature warrior!

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We promote biodiversity and natural resources conservation through education and information dissemination.

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105 Years of Natural History Research

We are continually documenting efforts done since 1908 by the university's men and women.

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Cave Biodiversity Research Program

Caves in the Philippines and the biodiversity they nurture and protect are still undocumented and yet to be fully known. We are leading the way to understand cave biodiversity in key sites so that they will be better used and protected.

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Small Islands Biodiversity Research Program

Our more than 7,000 islands and islets are home to diverse communities of species yet to be studied. We are initiating studies which will help island communities appreciate their natural resources.

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Integrated Biodiversity Exhibits

Promoting and educating the public on the Philippines' rich flora and fauna is one of our key goals. We are continually building on our collections and presenting them through our dioramas and exhibit displays.



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