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Grigore Antipa National Museum of Natural History

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Sos. Kiseleff nr. 1, Bucharest 011341, Romania
+40 21 312 8826
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It was crowded but nice when we visited Antipa Museum. All the frames were almost real. It was fun... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Awesome!

My stepson (Bucharest resident) told mys wife (Romanian/American), "If Bob goes there, you will be... read more

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“Grigore Antipa” National Museum of Natural History is one of the oldest research institutions in the field of biodiversity and public education. It is in the same time one of the well-known and highly appreciated “databases” due to the Museum’s collections, some of them valuable assets of the worldwide thesaurus.
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Sos. Kiseleff nr. 1, Bucharest 011341, Romania
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was crowded but nice when we visited Antipa Museum. All the frames were almost real. It was fun for the children as they could recognize all the animals, planets and different fossilis. Very good for spending few hours with family.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My stepson (Bucharest resident) told mys wife (Romanian/American), "If Bob goes there, you will be there for hours". He was right, she had to call me on my cell phone after three hours to let me know she and our two grandaughters were waiting at...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is fit for literally everyone. If you want to go here with your familly, friends, kids, date. It is really educational, they have a lot of things with informations all over the place. Usually they have temporary exhibitions that are really interesting.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Grigore Antipa National Museum of Natural History is one of the most nicest and modern museums that was recently renovated and even hosted a limited time event called "The Human Body" which had more than 200 real human bodies with three-dimensional view.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the museum as a family in December. We had a wonderful time and the kids were absolutely thrilled with the place. The cost of the entrance is low and it is situated in a very nice area where you can also find other...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Here you have a great chance to learn about the diverse fauna around the world and Romania. It is interactive, equiped with a lot of multimedia tools. You need at least 2 hours to visit properly the entire museum.

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

Great for 2 - 3 hours of fun with kids, especially on the cold or rainy day. We went with 5 and 10 years old boys and they both love it! The selection is big and very diverse, exhibited in a conventional way, but with...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

With boys addicted to natural history we visit quite often. This is quite big and very diverse but it still needs a lot of work to provide a fully entertaining educational experience for all ages. In a sunny day, I would not take them there,...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

The Antipa Museum is probably the biggest natural history museum in Romania. It has been refurbished and rearranged recently, so it looks very good. It hosts a large variety of animal species from all around the world, with a special area dedicated to human evolution...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2017

This is one of the oldest museums of natural history in Eastern Europe and certainly the oldest and largest in Romania. It was founded over 180 years ago and has a distinguished history of education and active participation in research in biodiversity and the fauna...More

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Panagiotis C
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Response from Jim H | Reviewed this property |
There is no need for any identity to be shown for entry, but it is wise as a tourist to carry your passport or ID with you. I don't carry one myself as an expat, but better to be safe than sorry if a visitor.
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Jo P
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Response from Bogdan M | Reviewed this property |
Nope! But ouside nearby you find for sure a place to eat and drink.
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