In his Will, Pieter Teyler had established not only a society for science and art, but also a ‘perpetual association', whose purpose was to engage in ‘topics and materials of all sorts relating to truth and freedom in the Christian religion and in citizenship.' That is, in research relat ...
Teylers Museum

Spaarne 16
2011 CH Haarlem, NL
T [+31] (0)23 516 0960
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Select a starting point
Start your exploration of Teylers Universe
with one of these stories, or:
 An eyewitness account
Founding and growth
 Van Marum the<br> paleontologist
Main actors
 Teylers prize medals
 A pleasant evening:<br> looking at art
Teyler's era
 The Royal drawings
 The Encyclopédie<br> Méthodique
Thinking and doing