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Museum of Natural History (Museum d'Histoire naturelle)

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route de Malagnou 1, Geneva 1208, Switzerland
+41 22 418 63 00
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route de Malagnou 1, Geneva 1208, Switzerland
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"stuffed animals"
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"rainy day"
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"headed turtle"
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"sea creatures"
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"dead animals"
in 3 reviews
"english explanations"
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"free entry"
in 11 reviews
"great for kids"
in 6 reviews
"top floor"
in 11 reviews
"kids and adults"
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"all ages"
in 8 reviews
"enjoyable visit"
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"huge collection"
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"temporary exhibition"
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"on display"
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"couple of hours"
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"dinosaurs"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice family activity, could take the whole day! My 2 years old loved it! The African and Asian exhibitions were our favorites!

Thank ginaradeanu
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice museum to visit if you have some spare time but I wouldn’t suggest going out of your way for this. The great part is that this is a free activity but the museum is pretty small and full of dead animals....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is pretty small but very well done and lots to see. A huge variety of animals on display all with excellent information provided. I'd say you'll spend an hour or so looking round in a pretty cool building. Really nice cafe too half...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Let’s face it there really is not much to see in Geneva, fortunately for us when we took cover from the rain at the natural history museum it was a free entry day. Surprisingly the museum if very well laid out and there were soooo...More

Thank Mark S
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The museum is not that huge, but there are a lot of things to see, perfect to go with the kids. We were lucky to see several original dinosaur's skeletons, but I think we were lucky as it was museum's jubilee, so they may not...More

Thank Alexey L
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Perfect place to go with the kids and teach them a bit.. In particular, the rocks exposition which is beautiful, the dinosaurs part which is very good, but also, the whole African plans are wonderful. I enjoy A LOT, the display of Lucy and always...More

Thank Denis O
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Visited with a school grpup of tired, sulky teenagers. We only had a hour but They all wanted to stay longer. Packed with interesting exhibits, weird taxidermy and Janus the 2 headed tortoise. So many 'wow' moments. High praise as well from the students for...More

Thank Beebeez76
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

I grew up with the Natural History Museum, and can promise that for a child it's spectacular! I recently visited it as an adult with some friends, and still find it very interesting and well done. It's a lively and interactive place with all sorts...More

Thank yaskhanmin
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Not a huge museum but good for young children, over 3 floors..... free entry Think lifts to floors so disabled access

Thank LoubyW1
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Great Animals in the museum including large groups of Tigers etc. The birds themselves are especially well displayed and a great way to see them.

Thank adam_nwuk
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