Museum:Museo di Anatomia Comparata
address: Via Alfonso Borelli, 50
As other science museums University Rome on Comparative Anatomy Museum 'Battista Grassi' has its origins in the Museum of Mineralogy et Historia Naturalis in 1805, during the pontificate of Pius VII, was created in the Achiginnasio della Sapienza.
Many of the exhibits are registered in the catalog manuscript dating from around 1850, kept in the State Archives.
Other objects derive even older Jesuit Athanasius Kircher collection organized around the first half of the seventeenth century, the Roman College, which was dismembered after the confiscation of the church after the fall of Rome.
The membership Kircheriana collection is documented by the description in the catalogs of 1709 Kirchner Museum.
A room with a private collection of tools for microscopy ranging from Leeuwenho microscope to modern scanning electron microscopes and transmission.
Comparative anatomy Headquarters, Department of Biology and Biotechnology 'C.Darwin - Università La Sapienza - Street Borelli, 50-00161 Rome,
Tuesday and Thursday 15: 30-18: 30.
Friday 09: 30-12: 30 pm, except during periods of festivities university.