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Address: Rue Vautier 29, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Phone Number: 02/627-42-38
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Tue - Fri 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: Kids can’t enough of dinosaurs, so take to the biggest dinosaur gallery in...
Kids can’t enough of dinosaurs, so take to the biggest dinosaur gallery in Europe, the Museum des Sciences Naturelles. Star attractions include 30 fossilized Iguanodons discovered more than 130 years ago, along with a host of other dinoasaurs guaranteed to fascinate kids of all ages.
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Excellent dinosaur exhibition with amazing actual skeletons and fascinating information about the iguanadon find. Also good evolution exhibition using traditional (stuffed... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Excellent dinosaur exhibition with amazing actual skeletons and fascinating information about the iguanadon find. Also good evolution exhibition using traditional (stuffed animals) and modern museum techniques. Great use of the old museum building. Located near the European Parliament building which is interesting to look at from a "goodness, how much did this cost" point of view.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This place was great- really quiet even though we went on a Saturday so you didn't feel rushed or crowded. Some good interactive exhibits and really interesting basement floor showing the discovery of some iguanadons.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

If u loved Jumrassic park,if you are crazy with dinosaurs,it's a must.many kinds of skeletons of this marvelous creatures and pieces from real dinosaurs have found through the years!!!

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Αθήνα, Ελλάδα
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Very well presented and organized museum ! We all loved the dinosaur part which was awesome!!! Kids loved everything and I recommend it especially to families with kids!!!

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

A great museum. Took us 30 minutes to walk her from the Grand Place. A must for dinosaur lovers. Good informative displays. Unfortunately some areas were shut when we visited but still spent a good amount of time just in the dinosaur area. There is a small cafe on site and a good shop. Coats etc can be left in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

My family and I visited this museum during our short stay in Brussels. My kids had a blast. Seeing the Dino exhibition was very cool for us. Would definitely recommend it.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

wonderful exhibits that you can get up close to, and only 7 euros, exhibits that are not in glass cases as in other museums. I don't know who enjoyed it more, me or my grandson Graham Preston

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This museum is simply amazing! I have never seeing dinosaur fossils before and I was trilled....probably I spend 1 hour only in the dinosaur area!!! First of all, don't judge the museum by the look of the building. Inside, this place is so big it can be downright confusing and you can easily get lost (despite the frequent museum layouts/maps... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Famous for its collection of 30 Iguanodons found in Bernissart in 1878, the museum offer you a spectacular glass chamber holding those dinosaurs in a standing pose. The display of a T-rex, a Stegosaurus, a Triceratops and also a mammoth skeleton can also be seen. Apart from the ancient animals, the museum has lot more permanent exhibitions: the evolution of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

This museum is worth a visit if you're looking for something to do in Brussels. The exhibits are interesting, and many aren't surrounded by glass like in other museums. It was very clean and worth the entrance fee

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