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Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales

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Nice visit with kids in Madrid (don't expect too much)

If you have nothing to do in a Saturday or Sunday morning, it might be a good paln. It's located in... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Mario G
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Madrid, Spain
It was ok, but not really worth the money

It was a nice visit, but it was disappointing that most of the exhibition wasn't in English. I... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Patricia R
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16 Sep 2018
“Nice visit with kids in Madrid (don't expect too much)”
9 Sep 2018
“It was ok, but not really worth the money”
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The National Museum of Natural Sciencies: a unique place in Madrid. From December 2010 new exhibits of Geology, Zoology, Paleontology and Human Evolution are on display. It is worth a visit!
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Calle Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

If you have nothing to do in a Saturday or Sunday morning, it might be a good paln. It's located in Plaza San Juan de la Cruz, very near to Nuevos Ministerios. You can easily access there. There are two buildings: The first one dedicated...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

It was a nice visit, but it was disappointing that most of the exhibition wasn't in English. I guess it's a great place if you want to go with kids, but for two adults with no real Spanish know how, it was boring.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Just notice that if you have a CaixaBank card you are going to pay less, I mean instead 7€ you pay 5,60€ per adult, children pay half price. You’ll like What you are going to find inside depending on your beliefs. There are two buildings...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

21 euros for 2 adults and 2 children , full of stuffed animals that’s it. Finished in 10 minutes. Don’t waste your time ..

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

The majority of this museum was composed of taxidermy small animals. Very few of the exhibits had English translations and so it was difficult to enjoy. Had an oceans exhibit that you had to pay extra for and looked like it was not complete. Overall...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

It is worth a visit if you go to Madrid with Kids. You can find dinosaur skeletons, history of humana with modelos etc....diferentes animales dissecated....

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Very easy to access and accessible to the rest of Madrid central attractions. Compared to the rest of Madrid's attractions it sits quite adequate. But, on a world scale of renowned science museums it is very poor. The most interesting is probably the fossil, minerals,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

After reading some reviews I was a bit wary of what I was going to find. However I was pleasantly surprised. I thought the exhibitions were interesting and suited for the general public of all ages. The only criticism I would give is not all...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

It cost 19€ (for 2 of us and we did not have a guide or the audio to explain each exhibit) when the site said it was 6€ each. The place has some interesting things, but a lot of it is empty or closed off...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I make a point of visiting the natural history museums wherever I go. Small ones can be surprising like in Maputo Mozambique, and big ones can be disappointing, like this one Generally I like both the new approach and the old collections. I don;t mind...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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