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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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Westzeedijk 345, 3015 AA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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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.

Thank bas k
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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!

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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

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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
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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

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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
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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
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

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

Thank Geerten
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Reviewed 26 May 2015

A small museum located near a beautiful park. It took us about an hour and a half max to finish this museum. If you have a student card you will get a discount (but already the entrance fee isn't that expensive). Try the jukebox outside...More

1  Thank Joseph G
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Reviewed 15 April 2015

Nice little museum with some little exhibitions. Good room with hands on stuff for children... but it's quite small... maybe 6 rooms in total. And it has a video of a fox being stuffed in the kids room. Sort of traumatised my 5YO!!!!

Thank Squarepegparent
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