Native elements


Floor map of the Mineralogy Museum

Silver hair

(Display case H24, sample #73162, from Imiter, Ouarzazate, Morocco)


Dendritic silver

(Display case H23, sample #16317, from Batopilas, Chihuahua, Mexico)


Diamond on its kimberlitic host rock

(Display case H27, sample #5568, from Kimberley, South Africa)


Twinned diamond (macle)

(Display case H27, sample #16013 from South Africa)



(Display case H25, sample #11127, from Almaden, Ciudad Real, Spain)


Dendritic gold

(Display case H24, sample #46084, from Hope's Nose, Devonshire, England, UK)


Native sulfur

(Display case H27, sample #54079, from Italy)


Native sulfur

(Display case H27, sample #11124, from Cafabri, Marches, Italy)

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Musée de Minéralogie

60 boulevard Saint Michel

75006 Paris





Tuesday: 10am - 12:30pm and 1:30pm - 6pm.

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Saturday: 10am - 12:30pm and 2pm - 5pm

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