We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Goulandris Museum of Natural History

Levidou 13 | Othonos 100, Kifissia 145 62, Greece
+30 21 0801 5870
Review Highlights
Perfect for a stroll with children

Easy access, interesting exhibitions, nice neighbourhood (perfect for a stroll and a coffee... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
The best museum I have been

I like this museum very very much. It is one hour from the centre of Athens. On the one floor it... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2017
George T
Agii Apostoli, Chania, Crete
Read all 56 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
All ages can spend a fun afternoon learning about dinosaurs and fossils in this interactive museum.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“mineral” (2 reviews)
“founder” (2 reviews)
All hours
Hours Today: Closed
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Levidou 13 | Othonos 100, Kifissia 145 62, Greece
+30 21 0801 5870
Write a ReviewReviews (56)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 30 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy access, interesting exhibitions, nice neighbourhood (perfect for a stroll and a coffee, brunch, lunch, early drink), quite cheap, beautiful buliding. Not an extraordinary museum but worth the visit nevertheless

Thank TheCuriousEl
Reviewed July 25, 2017

I like this museum very very much. It is one hour from the centre of Athens. On the one floor it has many animals and on the other one many amazing stones and minerals. It has also a shop where you can buy many beautiful...More

Thank George T
Reviewed February 22, 2017

In this museum the life time job of the founder is exhibited. In this museum not only the exhibits but every exhibit analysis is important for understanding natural life in Earth and especially in Hellas. Events that take place also during Holidays are very attractive...More

Thank Παντελόπουλος Σ
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Great earth museum Animals, vessels, earth videos and much more. Clean space and polite staff. Must see

1  Thank Dimitris P
Reviewed February 6, 2017

We have been there with our kids. The museum is not so big, but there is a lot of interesting exhibits. The kids liked it. The museum is located in a very beautiful neighborhood, north of Athens.

Thank farmakeros f
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

Visited during the annual business xmas party with colleagues and their families. Children tours to the museum and the Gaia exhibits were held by professional and experienced personnel. Food was great and catering staff very polite. A must visit when in the area in any...More

Thank olga h
Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

It's a very interesting museum, classically designed. By visiting the museum you can educate about a lot of things.

Thank kypros2912
Reviewed June 28, 2016

This was a sad little museum in need of some creativity and a good dusting. Much of the taxidermy in the exhibits has lost its vitality. There is dust build up on the bugs. I read that someone spent a few hours at the museum.....More

Thank 555Kittie
Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

We sadly heard that the museum is going to shut down permanently. I hope is not true.. Offers a range of animal and bird spieces very well preserved and displayed. A lot to learn from the rocks in the lower floor. Perfect for a day...More

Thank LPda
Reviewed June 5, 2016

A very interesting, even though relatively small, Natural History Museum but with huge contribution to the creation of environmental awareness in Greece. It will be something that small kids will enjoy and grown ups may use in order to either remind themselves of things that...More

Thank pantg
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Nice N Easy
310 reviews
.07 miles away
Il Salumaio Di Atene
152 reviews
.13 miles away
Buba Bistrot Exotique
129 reviews
.09 miles away
78 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Maze Games
13 reviews
.44 miles away
Alsos Ktimatos Siggrou
46 reviews
.94 miles away
16 reviews
.09 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Goulandris Museum of Natural History staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines