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Tianjin Natural History Museum

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Spectacular museum architecture & great collection

There are many great collections and a total of close to 400,000 specimens. The Ancient Earth... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2018
KodoDrummer
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Yekaterinburg, Russia
Good nature and natural history education experience

Visited with a local friend during "Golden Week" (first week in October), so it was busy! The... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
Roger K
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No.206 Machang Avenue, Hexi District | new location: No.31 Youyi road, Hexi District, Tianjin 300074, China
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Reviewed 7 December 2018

There are many great collections and a total of close to 400,000 specimens. The Ancient Earth exhibits/specimens are my favourite (i.e., I love museums with dinosaur-age exhibits), but there is no close second, as I liked all the collections. Admission is free.

Date of experience: November 2018
21  Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Visited with a local friend during "Golden Week" (first week in October), so it was busy! The building's outer walls contain much glass, so it is light and airy inside the main reception area. The design is contemporary, reasonably clean in appearance. The main exhibition...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Roger K
Reviewed 4 March 2018

A vast collection of history about nature. You will be surprised that you can find such rich experience there. Take a break from the city life and learn something about nature that you may never know. It's free. You can get your entry ticket by...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank cdemma
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great day visit activity. There are 6 different sections of the museum to visit. The animal exhibits feature each region and the sea exhibits have everytg

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Chrrob01
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Smallish exhibits aside from the nice collection of dinosaurs fossils with species not seen in the West. Kids may really enjoy it. Free admission. The glass superstructure acts as a greenhouse, turning the lobby into an oven. The AC was either off or ineffective. Likely...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank inchpebble
Reviewed 1 March 2017

in comparison to other museums around town, this one is the most clean and safe and interesting. good selection of animals to see, even though some of them looks poorly made. kids enjoyed the visit there very much and the dinosaurs on the first floor...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank busja1986
Reviewed 17 June 2016

The Tianjin Natural History Museum is a free museum located next to the Tianjin National Museum. You only need to bring your passport to enter. The design and landscape of the museum looks similar to some of the museums found in Europe. The museum has...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank jonascn
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Good to spend some time when it is too cold or too hot or too polluted outside. The entrance is free if you can show your I.D.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank I180UTchristophel
Reviewed 24 April 2015

Super Museum. Tianjin Natural History Museum is found in a good location near other museums (A museum plaza.) The children thoroughly enjoyed the displays.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank BobbyGentry
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Great exterior building, but once you walk in, it's pretty underwhelming. Very small museum that can be walked through in 30 minutes at most. It mostly has stuffed taxidermy animals, dinosaurs and a bunch of rocks. Would be interesting if any of the information was...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank Joshua B
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