The Natural History & Technology Museum of Shiraz University
was founded in 1974 and transferred to the present building in 1978
Covering area is over 5500 square meters; it is one of the largest museums in Iran, and part of the research center of Shiraz University.
In this museum is the home of about 7800 specimens of plants, fossils, stones, invertebrates and vertebrates such as: sponges, corals, worms, arthropods, echinoderms, mollusks, various types of sharks and fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals are exhibited. It also includes art, coffee shop and service sections plus a library