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Museo de Ciencias Naturales

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Address: Plaza Morales, Caracas, Venezuela
Description: Early farming techniques of indigenous peoples, pre-Columbian exhibits and...
Early farming techniques of indigenous peoples, pre-Columbian exhibits and an array of stuffed mammals are the highlights of this natural science museum.
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Humble exhibition place

Worth seeing are the humble recreation of local ecosystem now replacing the awesome- now sadly lost- those of Africa. There was a time when a prehistoric Sable Tiger welcomed you... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2014
Sabas68
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Caracas, Venezuela
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Caracas, Venezuela
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Worth seeing are the humble recreation of local ecosystem now replacing the awesome- now sadly lost- those of Africa. There was a time when a prehistoric Sable Tiger welcomed you at the entrance later replaced by a gilded goajiro rare ceremonial piece.Hope all this valuable treasures are still kept not stollen!

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Caracas, Venezuela
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

Since I was a child I'm loving this museum. I saw here a mommy for the first time in my life. I don't know if they still have that egyptian collection, I think was moved to the principal museum in Caracas but still is a nice place to visit. They change everything every 3/5 months.

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Caracas, Venezuela
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

This is an old museum, could be nicer if it was better maintained. It is quite a small place, few halls, with very few interesting exhibits and some of them show deterioration

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caracas
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150 attraction reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

do not expect a NYC museum, not very safe area better go to former sofia imber museum inside central park

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