Poison expert Freek Vonk, Ph.D, brings you along into the world of poison. At the POISON! exhibition, you'll encounter many living animals. But plants and minerals can also be poisonous. Why? And how does their (ofter deadly!) poison work?
There is a lot to do at the exhibition GIF!: Watch the special poison demonstration or see how the animal caregiver Guillem Limia Russell feeds the animals. He takes care of the exhibted animals. Would you dare to feed a poisonous spider?
Get a close-up view of a king cobra...
Our researchers teach you more about the usefulness and importance of research into poison. Of course, there is also plenty to do! Make your own mushroom meal and discover where aninmals hide their poison.