doppelganger

One of the stranger stuffed animal exhibits in the Naturhistorisches Museum in Vienna, Austria.

This gigantic museum comprises 39 exhibition halls displaying a wide array of minerals, meteorite fragments, fossils, dinosaurs and animal specimens. It is claimed that the museum holds and maintains 25 million specimens and artifacts.

It sits directly opposite of Kunsthistorisches Museum, which its mirror image and identical in exterior. Both buildings were opened to the public in 1889 and built to house the Habsburg’s vast collection.

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One thought on “doppelganger

  1. Good shot of a strange exhibit. I guess they set it up that way so it’s easy to see front and back of the specimen. It looks like the one in the mirror is alive, staring at the stuffed one.

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