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The Natural History Museum of Crete

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The Natural History Museum of Crete

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Denise D wrote a review Feb 2020
Mid Coast Maine, Maine9 contributions
Was ok if you never saw diorama like scenes of natural environments but seems a bit outdated and not interesting for adults. Probably better with kids
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Rod B wrote a review Jan 2020
Barwon Heads, Australia201 contributions78 helpful votes
This was a really interesting visit with a range of things to look at. An earthquake simulation, dinosaurs and a range of local animal displays. Great for kids
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Date of experience: January 2020
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marinatatti wrote a review Jan 2020
Heraklion, Greece24 contributions14 helpful votes
Very nice building and collection of mediterranean flora and fauna. The erthquake simulation is amazing and informative.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Bruce Daily wrote a review Nov 2019
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This unique museum offers a large variety of exhibits on 4 levels of this large open spaced building. Allow up to a couple hours to explore and participate in the interactive displays throughout the facility. From dinosaurs, to earthquake simulation, many dioramas, technology
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Date of experience: October 2019
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sandsh0912 wrote a review Nov 2019
Edinburgh, United Kingdom251 contributions23 helpful votes
Worth a visit even though most of the displays are stuffed animal dioramas. Good work on the earthquakes though.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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