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Museum of Natural History

Paul Kruger Street S, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
+27 12 322 7632
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  • Poor6%
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“city hall” (2 reviews)
“birds” (8 reviews)
“fossils” (2 reviews)
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Paul Kruger Street S, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Well worth visiting, especially for the fossil hominids. Some displays show wear and tear, but overall it is a quality experience.

Thank robertvianey
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

The Museum is one to see, it contain the most of genetic species that ever existed, it is also historically

1  Thank oratilemachete
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

have yet to discover a more disappointing and more neglected and archaic museum and if i could give it no stars I would. I see some good reviews here and I can only assume they were done by people not accustomed to decent museums. This...More

6  Thank Talitasimone
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

I've loved this place since I was a child. I never missed a trip to the museum. All the way from primary school I'd come and learn new things about old things. I find the collections very fascinating and amazing. I never get tired of...More

Thank Moloto P
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

My friends and I went to visit the museum but time did not permit us to stay as long as we wanted. I would thus recommend that large groups book to visit for the whole day or half a day rather than 2hrs (like we...More

Thank AnaelBodwell
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

A good day out with my young children. We called before we left home to find out about card facilities at the museum, staff answered, confirmed that they do have and explained the different pricing options. Well done. Was greeted by the same staff member...More

Thank Conrad V
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

We were a group attending a seminar, and we could stroll around the museum, and even touch all the exhibits. The Bolts farm exhibit is very interesting.

Thank r0uxw
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

If you have an interest in history and science this is a place to go. It is situated in Pretoria CBD opposite the city hall. You really get a feel of history when you park and walk in. The museum's layout is well thought out....More

1  Thank Lyla03
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Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We took out daughter on an outing.. And the museum really was not what we expected. It was a beautiful old building. Interesting exhibitions and very well maintained. We just loved it!!

Thank Cindy F
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

This museum is old and hasn't changed much in the last 20 years but given that, there are still a lot of things to see and is a great way to spend some time for kids away from the TV and actually learning something.

Thank JUSTINE-JESSE
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