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
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Select a starting point
Start your exploration of Teylers Universe
with one of these stories, or:
 Viervant and Husly: the<br> makers of the Oval Room
Founding and growth
 Thirteen caricatures of<br> van Marum
Main actors
 Conflicting ideals
 The Physics College
Teyler's era
 The travels of Martinus<br> van Marum
 Haafner on missionary<br> work
Thinking and doing