About the collections

The collections presented and preserved at the Musée de l’Homme are an integral part of the national collection entrusted by the State to the Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle (MNHN), of which the Musée de l’Homme is a part. They revolve around the following themes: humans and our evolution as a species; humans and our relationship with the environment; human impact on the environment; and the ongoing construction of cultural identities.

About the collections