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A nice museum

A museum of natural history quite interesting, placed in a majestic building on the Danube’s bank... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2019
zuv
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Bucharest, Romania
Good for all the family.

4 floors of very different exhibitions- all signage in both Slovakian and English. As of October... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
U8862XYmatthewh
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Reviewed April 11, 2019

A museum of natural history quite interesting, placed in a majestic building on the Danube’s bank. It has a section dedicated to geology, with some rocks showing quite special, a section, dedicated to dinosaurs, a series of well-made dioramas, fossils, naturalized birds and insects. One...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

4 floors of very different exhibitions- all signage in both Slovakian and English. As of October 2018: Entry: €4 for 1 adult. Ground Floor: Selection of photography of local history by Karol Plicka. I’m not usually a fan of photography but these images (mainly ranging...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed May 5, 2018

My most recent visit to the city was in early March when temperatures were an unseasonably cold -6C to -12C. Indoor attractions had therefore moved up my list of priorities! The natural history museum occupies the 2nd and 3rd floors (counted using the English convention)...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Wasn't sure what to expect having visited some other Eastern European natural history museums but this was rather good and unexpected given the dour appearance outside. Plenty of information in English and an interesting section on Slovakian music and art.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

A small but nicely formed museum, split over two floors. Interesting fossil exhibition and a couple of large models to view. Most signage in English except in the older minerals exhibit. Friendly staff who will point out especially interesting bits. 4 euros well spent!

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

I was really surprised in the quality of this museum. Yes it is small and clearly with limited means. The entire family enjoyed it very much, even the 1.5 years old had many wow to say about it.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

A very nice museum to visit. It's small, only takes about 90 min to walk through but my boy loved the animals. For strollers there is a stair to get in and another one to get to the elevator. Also I did not find any...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Krisatla
Reviewed September 10, 2017

I visited the natural history exhibits and was very impressed. This is an old-fashioned museum that lets you see a lot of actual STUFF (including old specimen jars). The interpretation is concerned with information rather than preaching. The arrangement is mainly taxonomic (for instance a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Fogbraider
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

I really do not like museums, but my daughter wants to go there than we go. I was surprised how nice and interesting are the exhibitions, the texts are also enjoyable and really love some parts of the museum - the Japan design and the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank zsszn
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

The museum is quite small for its type, so if you're up for a quick 1h visit, this is the place to go, if natural history is your thing. English texts, nice exhibits, overall​ a good experience!

Date of experience: April 2017
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