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Dalian Natural History Museum

Address: No.40 Xicun Street, Heishi Reef, Shahekou District, Dalian 116023, China
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Ranked #39 of 223 Attractions in Dalian
Type: Natural History Museums, Museums
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Type: Natural History Museums, Museums
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

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English first
Perth, Australia
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

I went on during the busy National Day holiday to find this place closed. My Chinese isn't too great so I couldn't figure out why. Maybe it will reopen again soon?

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2012

Free and exceedingly well located, It is really fine although some of the atractions seem a bit dusty and unattended, and the lack of english info makes things a bit hard for non-chinese readers. Good choice for kids as well as adults. Choose a sunny day and enjoy Dalian beach view, and the fine houses around it.

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Dalian, China
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

The huge whale display seems unattended, children can play without any supervision from the museum site, even the adults sometimes can touch it. However the building looks great from the outside, and the scenery around the building is nice, if you have children you can play kite, maze, or roller skate outside the museum. It is free to enter the... More 

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Pennsylvania, Usa
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149 reviews 149 reviews
38 attraction reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

Always looking for a new adventure in China, I visited the Dalian Natural History Museum. It is located on the coast near the Sun Asia Ocean World, and I easily walked between the two. (Do not make the mistake of taking the boardwalk adjacent to the museum to walk to Ocean World, as it just services the beach and ends... More 

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