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Eton College Natural History Museum

Eton College South Meadow Lane | Eton College, Eton, Windsor SL4 6EW, England
+44 1753 370602
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Perfect for my 7 yr old Natural History buff!

We had a wonderful time browsing all the exhibits. A great range of insects and taxidermy of all... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
3kids4dogs
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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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what a delightful unique little place

Only open for a few hours on Sunday afternoons, but a s a nice place to while an hour or so away... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
Megan J
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windsor uk
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Eton College South Meadow Lane | Eton College, Eton, Windsor SL4 6EW, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time browsing all the exhibits. A great range of insects and taxidermy of all sizes. Well worth it for an hour or two.

Thank 3kids4dogs
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Only open for a few hours on Sunday afternoons, but a s a nice place to while an hour or so away especially if the British weather is true to form and it rains! Particularly interesting to see evolution displays and all the moths.

1  Thank Megan J
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I've lived in the area all my life but this was my first visit to this museum. It boasts of being 'Berkshires only dedicated Natural History Museum'. It is small but there are a lot of exhibits, well displayed with explanations clearly displayed. The staff...More

1  Thank KenMaideheadUK
Reviewed 12 December 2016

When we visited we were expecting something like the NHM in Kensington so we got a BIG shock. This it is not. It's tiny, lol. BUT very good, and very interesting with some great exhibits but it is tiny. More than ten people and it...More

1  Thank SLMHHP
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We were in Windsor for a Kayaking experience and wanted to explore what was in the area. We were recommended this museum. We really weren't sure what to expect but definately worth a visit. It's free. Interesting for children and adults alike. Great if you're...More

Thank juliedharper
Reviewed 3 July 2016

A brilliant morning with some great activities and a live reptile encounter. Well worth it!! and great to see Eton involved with the community.

Thank AJH66
Reviewed 22 May 2016

The Museum has well arrenged interesting collection of items.The staff is very helpful and ready to answer questions and show details.Even smaller children will enjoy their visit .

Thank Marley G
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Just walking the high street you are taken back to a different time zone, the architure is stunning. Take time out to just look

1  Thank ettyspagetti
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This charming oddity kept two 10y old girls occupied for an our or so on a wet Sunday. It's a traditional 'cases full of stuffed dead things' natural history museum, but there are trails and quizzes, enthusiastic volunteer guides and one or two intriguing oddities....More

Thank PackageHolidayDodger
Reviewed 13 February 2016

this is a little hidden gem im eton that is well worth a visit, its not very big but has lots packed in and plenty of activity sheets for children of different age groups to do. we loved it!

Thank cox936
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Caroline J
are you open during the half term please?
13 February 2017|
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Response from KenMaideheadUK | Reviewed this property |
The information says every Sunday between 2.30 & 5.30pm. No mention of half term.
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glunn11
Is there anything to do with dinosaurs here as I have a dino mad 3year old but am unable to get to The Natural History Museum in london due to health reasons?
8 December 2015|
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Response from George F | Property representative |
There are some dinosaur fossils to look at and some that can be handled. There is a dinosaur trail to complete. It's a small museum and we'd be happy to help on the day if you make yourself known to the Curator/Custodian... More
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