The Megadioramas

The Mega-Dioramas consistute the biggest part of the Museum's exhibition. These are realistic representations of ecosystems found in the Eastern Meditarranean region.

The "Living Museum"

The "Living Museum" is a special arranged area with small scale aquariums and terrariums housing living animals that can be found in Eastern Meditarranean region.

The Seismic Table

An educational seismic table (earthquake simulator) is now operating at the Museum offering visitors the opportunity to learn about earthquakes and experience, in a safe environment, real earthquakes.

RACCE temporary exhibition

A temporary exhibition that was based on the RACCE traveling exhibition.

Information Centere "NATURA 2000 Hall"

The Information Centre “NATURA 2000 HALL” is a hall dedicated to the areas of the NATURA 2000 Network of Crete. It was completed in September 2016 in the framework of the European LIFE Natura2000 Value Crete programme.

The Stavros Niarchos Discovery Center

The Stavros Niarchos Discovery Center in the Natural History Museum of Crete is specially designed for children up to the age of 15. It is where cutting edge technology is combined with more traditional educational methods, in order to make the learning process more appealing to children. All educational activities are taking place in a set designed to the detail, to imitate the natural environment of east Mediterranean, with emphasis on the island of Crete.