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Senckenberg Natural History Museum (Naturmuseum Senckenberg)

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Fantastic display of dinosaurs from tiny trilobites to t-rex. In addition o the main attraction, there is also a floor dedicated to stuffed animals. Visitors of all ages would enjoy this museum.
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Senckenberganlage 25, 60325 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 75420
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic facility with all exhibits well laid out. Great for all ages and has a large range of interests to cater for all.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sean D
Reviewed 24 January 2019

We could have spent hours more in this museum. Excellent displays, so much to see. Everyone in our family enjoyed this visit. It was the highlight of our weekend in the city

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ItchyIrishFoot
Reviewed 20 January 2019

This one was one of the most satisfying museums I have ever visited for me! The building is great, I loved it in terms of architecture and the things that building had inside, were equally great and totally interesting.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank phillosophicum
Reviewed 1 January 2019

Medium-sized natural history museum that somehow manages to have a little bit on everything: A huge room of stuffed birds from all over the world, a dinosaur area, insects, whales, mammoths and elephants, a nook on mummies, a section of weird stuff in jars (lamb...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robin K
Reviewed 18 December 2018

This is a great place to visit, we were there for about 3 hours and there was loads more to see. All the signs that were in German had been translated into English, even down to the small fossil exhibits. There is plenty of things...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MrsPT572
Reviewed 2 December 2018

Yes, you can compare it with the NHM in London or with the AMNH in NYC! Founded by honourable citizen of Frankfurt, it offers authentic exhibits, such as a huge the skeleton of a dinosaur, children love it

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Michael B
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Huge display of Giant dinosaurs they impressed my 3 girls. Great feature on elephants that showed evolution! Pity we didn’t have time to do the full museum. Great for a rainy day out

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 800stephenv
Reviewed 17 November 2018

have spent almost 3 hours in the first floor and the underground floor, we thought we could managed to finish the visit in 3 hours. It seems to be impossible. for a dinosaur fan and nature fan 10 hours ...will also not be enough.. we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank danqingy2015
Reviewed 11 November 2018

This museum head most of its explanation in German. I don’t read German. They had dinosaur bones stuffed animals stuffed birds, insects - lots and lots of them. Good for children. A small collection of human #kulls tried to trace the evolution of man. If...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank geoff291
Reviewed 6 November 2018

this place is the best. They have an extensive collection along with informative displays. The day we were there we encountered many school groups touring and they were well behaved.

Date of experience: April 2018
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27 May 2016|
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Response from troopermini1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, to 99% i think to remember that we used the credit card because like to save the cash for dining or whatever else. But you can call them too or have the hotel find out for you. To be 100% sure. 👩
22 May 2016|
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Response from Jonathan B | Reviewed this property |
Hi - if alone I would buy a Tageskarte Frankfurt Flughafen (9.10 €) ticket which will get you to the museum and back again. You could take a normal train to the Hauptbahnhof (Frankfurt main rly stn) or relevant S-bahn then... More
16 February 2016|
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Response from Pedro V | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Louis. The museum is rather close to the airport. Some 20 to 25 minutes driving. We used a private taxi service.. transfers in germany and they were excellent. Cost per ride was 39 Euros. On the other hand we stayed in... More