Pieter Teyler's Will stipulated that ‘an artistic painter or other lover of the arts and sciences' would live in his house. His task would be to maintain the books in the library and other collections (the medals, prints and drawings); and to catalogue and conserve them. This person would also ...
Teylers Museum

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Start your exploration of Teylers Universe
with one of these stories, or:
 An eyewitness account
Founding and growth
 Contesting Teyler's<br> legacies
Main actors
 Competitions
Organisation
 A pleasant evening:<br> looking at art
Teyler's era
 The travels of Martinus<br> van Marum
Collecting
 Van Marum and applied<br> science
Thinking and doing