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Natural History Museum

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Westzeedijk 345, 3015 AA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 436 4222
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When you are into nature and want to know a bit more about collecting species and nature in and around Rotterdam then this is the place to go to! Well documented museum!

Thank rve17071968
Reviewed 27 May 2018

A compact but very interesting selection of exhibits/artefacts of the natural history of the Netherlands as well as other regions of the world. The exhibit 'Fossils of the Netherlands' is excellent and very well presented.... Really worth a visit especially that the museum is located...More

1  Thank Win S
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Natuurmuseum Rotterdam is a small Natural History Museum situated near Kunsthal Rotterdam.The exhibits are well presented and informative.The larger Naturalis Leiden is currently under construction so it was very busy with families wanting to visit a natural history museum.

1  Thank bas k
Reviewed 25 January 2018

This place could be named "dode dierentuin" indeed it is a nice place to see mammals, insects and some fossils. It is quite small if I compare to other Natural history museum!

1  Thank seustace2003
Reviewed 1 December 2017

The Natural History Museum in the Museumpark in Rotterdam, next to the Kunsthal bunker, is the kind of museum I like best. Situated in a charming building, it focuses on a limited subject, in this case natural history. In this museum you can feel the...More

2  Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The museum was calm, quiet and felt very relaxed.Lots of things to see, everything in both English and Dutch and not too much to read. Good interactive activities for children and not too many of them running around.

Thank Les D
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is a museum that really is best to visit with kids. They have a lot of stuffed animals and enough activities for childern. The whale skeleton is of course very special

Thank francien2015
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Great Value natural history museum. I would recommend the audio tour as you will learn even more quirky things about the artefacts. the dutch sense of humour is ripe throughout the museum so be sure to take it all in! great for families and kids...More

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Pretty small museum based on 2 floors. Some very interesting pieces such as the sperm whale and elephant skeletons. Really enjoyed looking at the preserved reptiles and sea creatures. There was also some strange items such as the Mcflurry hedgehog, the rat with a screw...More

1  Thank Becky J
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Really nice museum with a good beginning of 20th century-darwin-atmosphere, love to go there. The whale is gigantic.

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