Zoological Institute

Museum voor Dierkunde

The museum holds KU Leuven’s zoological collection. The objects in the collection have been collected since 1850 with the purpose of giving our students ‘tangible’ proof of faunal diversity.

Practical info

Individual visitors:

  • Mondays to Fridays: 8 am-5 pm


  • Mondays to Fridays: 8 am-5 pm
  • By reservation only (one month beforehand): KU Leuven

Museum of zoology

Charles Deberiotstraat 40
3000 Leuven