The objects related to the history of mineralogy and crystallography
are distributed among museums, institutes and collectors worldwide.
At the Virtual Museum we bring together photographs and descriptions
of representative historical objects and present them in a systematic
We hope that this virtual collection may help all those interested
in the history of mineralogy and crystallography to get a better
insight in the evolution of these sciences.
This objective may only be met with the help of many who are
willing to share photographs and descriptions of their own treasures
How to contribute
If you are willing to share photographs and information with
the Virtual Museum, please read the guidelines
for contributors which describe how to submit your information.
If you still have questions or suggestions, do not hesitate
to contact us