Mammals have advantages

Here you can find additional exhibits

Welcome to Fossilien- und Heimatmuseum Messel

A deep hole is created, a maar


Fishes were survalists


Many bats drowned


Primeval horses, from dying to embedding

Tapir, too big for Messel


Turtles often in pairs in a love death

Big flightless birds were rare in Messel

Was it an anteater

Insects, big and colorful

Mammals have advantages