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The State Darwin Museum was established in 1907 by A.F. Kots as educational museum at the Moscow Higher Women's Courses. It was the first museum of biological evolution in the world. Today the State Darwin Museum is: The largest museum of natural...more
It's a 4-story building housing permanent collection and 6-story exposition center with temporary exhibits. We spent 5 hours there and still did not see everything! Great collection of animals with an emphasis on natural variation within each group as a result of regional adaptation. Kids...More
Татьяна К, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at State Darwin Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018
Thank you for your kind words. We will be happy if you recommend our museum for your friends!
A natural History museum in Moscow with lots to see and based on Darwin's theory. Recently enjoyed a school visit where pupils took part in a Quest activity. Also worth a visit if not with school children.
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Татьяна К, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at State Darwin Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2017
The only disadvantage of the State Darwin Museum is its location - it's so far away from anything of interest and even from metro. Taxi is your best bet. But then it gets interesting even before you've entered the museum - there are statues of...More
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Татьяна К, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at State Darwin Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017
Thanks for your feedback, we wiil be happy to see your family again!
The museum offers a variety of options as every natural sciences museum. The animal section is very big and offers a huge selection of wild cats, wolfs, foxes, rabbits, etc. for toddlers and young children. There is a very well designed interactive exhibition about history...More
I finally got around to visiting the Darwin museum here in Moscow. Well worth it! The little one loved seeing all manner of animals up close. The layout and dioramas were well done. I suppose my only complaint is a minor one, and not one...More