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Muzeul National de Etnografie si Istorie Naturala

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Address: Mihail Kogalniceanu 82, Chisinau 2009, Moldova
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+373(0)240 056
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 18:00

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Try to visit this museum to find a bit of the Moldovian culture

Even if it's not a "spectacular" museum, it's a place that I would recommend because it's very well kept, very clean and attractions are grouped by room, very well organized... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Isabel M
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Lisbon, Portugal
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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Even if it's not a "spectacular" museum, it's a place that I would recommend because it's very well kept, very clean and attractions are grouped by room, very well organized. Unfortunately, there's no legends in english but we can understand most of it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superb place, got to know a piece of Moldova history and not only, It is a must see objective if you are traveling to this beautiful country.

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Thank Lucian T
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is great, you can find there very interetsting staff and infomation form the history. There is a scelet od the Mamut, witch is anbelievably. I can fully recomand visit this museum.

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Tbilisi, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Admiring one of the buildings of architect Bernardazzi, you fund out by accident there is an Ethnigraphic museum. At first a quite typical exhibition of folk clothes and agricultural utensils, animals, butterflies etc. Reach the lower floors for the real surprise in the prehistoric session. I say no more

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Evanston, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

This museum is located on the west side of the city. It exhibits how nature shapes the culture of the nation.

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Barcelona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Not that bad that collection, a must see on the city ! I like the recreation of a WWII battle and many elements from the collection.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

The ladies in this museum are really helpful although they speak hardly any English. There are costumes, pots, photographs and lots of bones, some are apparently quite rare, all really nicely arranged. Helps you get a flavour of Moldova. Enjoyed this much more than the History Museum.

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Extremely cheap tickets (even with the fotography fee). Nice display or different earth ages and taxidermy. Plenty of traditional costumes on display.

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Thank Paula B
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Close to the arch de triumph, one euro entry(including photos) pretty building,nice staff...as with other english speaking tourists (im from ireland) even one line in english in each display case eg dinosaur bones dated xyz would be appreciated..even still the art work and building itself are lovely

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Thank aoifeshannon
Chisinau, Moldova
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

I have been a few times there already. Last time I got some more foreign friends with me. It is a good place to visit when you are around. You will definitely enjoy it specially if you are into museums. All those birds or animals look so real... and when you go downstairs you will find a huge prehistoric mammoth... More 

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