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Museum fur Naturkunde (Natural History Museum)

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Welcome to the Museum für Naturkunde in Berlin. Comprising over 30 million collection items, an exhibition area of over 7,000 square metres and a Research Department, the Museum für Naturkunde is the largest German natural history museum. On a...more
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Invalindenstrasse 43, 10115 Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed yesterday

Big museum with lots to see, starting from skeletal remains and minerals to taxidermied animals. Almost all of the taxidermy has been done expertly, excluding couple oddities. It's a great museum to visit and worth the entry cost!

Thank RangeR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with two kids, ages 14 and 8. We all found interesting stuff to do. We all were amazed by the dinosaur exhibition, and by the T-Rex skeleton. Some exhibitions are not as exciting (the rock room was nice, but not too exciting). We climbed...More

Thank Shahafya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are interested into dinosaurs - that’s the right place. But also other very interesting things. Easily to reach.

Thank ujfleck
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

This museum has a lot to see, not only dino skeleton. Which was really cool. I was really into huge stone collection, they looked so cool and different. Costed 8€ which is quite okay for this place.

Thank Noora L
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

I've never been to a museum like this so I was very excited seeing the dinosaur fossils ! Very informative and an awesome place to spend 2 hours ! Too bad not all animals had an English explanation .

Thank steves_closet
Reviewed June 2, 2018

We have been spoiled by the way the Natural History Museums in the United States exhibit their specimens. They create a scene for each specimen. Here in Berlin you have a jumbled collection of specimens in cabinets and jars filled with alcohol to preserve the...More

Thank Barbara C
MfNBerlin, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Museum fur Naturkunde (Natural History Museum), responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

Hello, thank you very much for your review. We are unhappy to hear that your visit did not match the expectations. Of course, there are big differences in the way museums all over the world present their exhibitions. We currently have limited exhibition space due...More

Reviewed May 31, 2018

Given what we had read in the guide book, we were expecting a lot to see. When we got there, I guess only a small section of the museum was opened due to refurbishment. A lot of the displays were looked up. Given the lack...More

1  Thank low60gpr
MfNBerlin, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Museum fur Naturkunde (Natural History Museum), responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

Hello, thank you very much for your review. We are unhappy to hear that you were disappointed. it is true that the museum is currently undergoing a reconstruction phase and that single exhibition halls may be closed temporarily. We will open a new special exhibition...More

Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

An "old school" natural history museum. Unless you're traveling w kids and absolutely have to give them a dinosaur fix, then I don't particularly recommend this as an adult attraction with so many other sights in Berlin to see. The one particularly different exhibit was...More

Thank MadamNomad
Reviewed May 30, 2018

You could spend a couple of hours here, it was a very enjoyable museum where you can see dinosaur bones and replicas, animals even a real electric eel!Stones from all over the world in a big collection, insect fossils and lots of other stuff.

Thank George19802013
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Love the Natural History Museum in NYC, unfortunately this one failed to impress. A few great dinosaurs when you walk in, the T-Rex in the back, fish specimens in jars - these were the cool bits. The rest of it was pretty forgettable / old...More

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Mitte
The center of Berlin, Mitte is most famous for sights
like the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz, and Museum
Island. The central location makes this one of the
city's most expensive places to live. It is here the
oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence
of some significant transformations, as well. The
gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets
between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given
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Like everyone else, I'd say 2 - 3 hours to really enjoy the experience. A very user friendly museum.
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