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The Naturalis Biodiversity Center (Naturalis) is a research institute for biodiversity research and the national natural history museum of the Netherlands.
It is located in Leiden. Its collections comprise over 42 million objects. This museum is rated by experts as one of the top five natural history museums in the world. Its current director, Edwin van Huis, has been responsible for its fundamental development and leadership, and his activities extend far beyond the borders of the Netherlands and can serve as an inspiration to scientists, politicians and the general public.