Collections - Museum

Collections for teaching and research
Musée de Géologie de Rennes

The Museum: A resource for the Unit’s activities

Geosciences Rennes laboratory provides a collection of Earth Sciences samples (mineralogy, paleontology, petrography, etc.) for the teaching and research activities, part of this collection is presented in the museum of geology. This space also houses twenty-five paintings, classified as a Historic Monument, by Mathurin Méheut and Yvonne Jean-Haffen in the 1940s for the Institute of Geology.

The collections and museum are managed jointly by Geosciences Rennes and the Cultural Department of the University of Rennes 1.

For a more detailed description, please visit the “geology collection” and “geology museum” pages found in the links to the right.


Museum of geology
Geosciences Rennes
Bât. 5, campus Beaulieu
University of Rennes 1
35042 RENNES cedex

Isabelle Dubigeon
Mon, 04/20/2020 - 13:41