Natural History Museum, Ile-Ife, Osun revealed! – ERICOTRIPS

by MMC
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Do you like natural history?

In 2019, I had the incredible opportunity to visit the famous Natural History Museum located in the beautiful campus of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) in Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria.

Upon entering this architecturally beautiful and impressive museum, I couldn’t help but be instantly transported back to my high school days, sitting in interactive biology classes and learning about the diverse and fun flora and fauna that make up our incredible planet, Earth.

The museum itself is a treasure trove of knowledge, housing an extensive collection of well-preserved specimens that represent the rich biodiversity found in the South West region of Nigeria and beyond.

From finely preserved butterflies and insects to stuffed mammals (How is an animal taxidermied?) and incredibly detailed botanical exhibits, the museum offers visitors a comprehensive and captivating overview of natural wonders.

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