Helmis Museum of Natural History is the only one of its kind on Zakynthos.
Its opening ceremony took place on the 10th of October, 2000 and the founder is Mr. Panayiotis Helmis. The Museum is located at Agia Marina Village on Zakynthos island, in a beautiful traditional building. The museum presents more than 1,500 specimen from the flora, fauna and sea life of Zakynthos. Animals are represented in their natural environment, while visitors can also see collections of rare fish and birds. Other sections of the museum have mineral rocks and fossils with ancient plant and animal imprints.