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SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology

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SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology is a first-of-its-kind museum experience that is located under The Wheel in Orlando, Florida. SKELETONS features over 500 REAL animal skeletons from all over the world in exhibits such as African Safari, Marsupials...more
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8441 International Dr, Suite 250, Orlando, FL 32819-9314
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wasn’t sure if this was going to be juvenile or worth it, but I was happy I made a visit here. Was a nice activity for an hour or so. Many more real bones than I thought, human ones too. Nothing creepy, but still...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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SKELETONCREWORL, Education Coordinator at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for visiting, Louise! We're glad you enjoyed your visit, and we appreciate your feedback regarding staffing. We'll be sure to take it into consideration as we continue to improve in the future, and we'll also be sure to pass along the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

And glad we did. Very well presented, extensive collection and enthusiastic team. Wish we’d had the grandkids with us. They would have loved it. Well worth the entry fee.

Date of experience: March 2019
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SKELETONCREWORL, Education Coordinator at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for visiting! We're so glad you decided to visit and that you enjoyed yourself.

Reviewed March 19, 2019

Visited this museum with my family on the insistence of my 6 year old son and was pleasantly surprised. We spent about 3 hours exploring all of the exhibits and talking about the different ways that the animals were built. Highly recommend if you need...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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SKELETONCREWORL, Education Coordinator at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2019

Thank you so much for visiting and for taking the time to leave a review! We are so happy that you and your son both enjoyed the museum. SKELETONS is truly a one of a kind museum, both in Orlando and the country!

Reviewed March 15, 2019

Amazing staff, well presented specimens, and lots to see. The venue is small, and I wasn't expecting to spend much time here, but in the end almost 2 hours went by before we left. A must for anyone who loves bones, biology and the art...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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SKELETONCREWORL, Education Coordinator at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2019

Thank you so much for visiting! We are so happy that you were pleasantly surprised and we hope you will come visit us again (there's always something new to learn the second time around). We'll also be sure to pass the compliments along to the...More

Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

Orlando isn't really the place for cultural tourism but there is little things like this museum which you don't want to miss if pass around! It's the biggest skeletons museum in America and it contains 500 exemplars of real animal skeletons, from different species. It's...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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SKELETONCREWORL, Education Coordinator at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2019

Thank you so much for visiting! We're so glad you enjoyed your visit and we hope you will come see us again.

Reviewed March 5, 2019

So much to see and do, there were so many bones, the differences and similarities actually are absolutely incredible from species to species and so forth

Date of experience: May 2018
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SKELETONCREWORL, Education Coordinator at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2019

Thank you so much for visiting! We think the similarities in the vertebrate world are fascinating, and we hope by sharing this with our guests we can inspire a deeper appreciation for the natural world. Please come visit again!

Reviewed March 4, 2019

Enjoy your walk at the Orlando I and do the activities there is the sea aquarium and the wax museum plus this cute place. The kids will love it

Date of experience: March 2019
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SKELETONCREWORL, Education Coordinator at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2019

Thank you so much for visiting!

Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

This is a great visit. The people who work there really love their job. There are so many bones to see at this museum. Great place for all ages. They give you a scavenger hunt to do inside the museum.

Date of experience: December 2018
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SKELETONCREWORL, Education Coordinator at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2019

Thank you so much for visiting and for taking the time to leave a review, Nicole! We on the Skeleton Crew do really love our jobs, and we're so happy it shows.

Reviewed February 28, 2019 via mobile

I really thought this museum/exhibit was neat and very educational, even to someone who works in the medical field. The pathology case was amazingly interesting. Although it’s worth going in at full price, a quick online search will bring up some great coupons.

Date of experience: February 2019
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SKELETONCREWORL, Education Coordinator at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2019

Thanks so much for visiting, Aaron! We always find a good bone pun humerus.

Reviewed February 25, 2019

This storefront museum has skeletons donated from around the world - all nicely curated in their small museum. An easy hour spent marveling at all manner of animals. They even have flesh-eating live beetles on display (they were polishing off a cat's remains during our...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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SKELETONCREWORL, Education Coordinator at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2019

Thank you so much for visiting, and for taking the time to leave a review! We hope you'll come see us again in the future.

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Orskil
March 21, 2018|
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Response from FLsunfun | Reviewed this property |
It is great for any age. They have as well special scavenger hunts for kids during the season.
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Adventurer728159
August 22, 2017|
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Response from gwennc728 | Reviewed this property |
it is up to the individual,you can stay as long as you want. i've been twice, and take one & a half to two hours.
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cheryl b
August 3, 2015|
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Response from SKELETONCREWORL | Property representative |
Thank you for the questions. On average people spend over an hour at SKELETONS. But all of that will depend on your individual interest level. As you may already know, we have over 450 skeletons and many of those have... More
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