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Museum d'Histoire Naturelle

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Lovely, local museum

We are recent U.S. transplants to Annecy and were excited to find some nearby kid friendly... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2016
258beckyt
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Seattle, Washington
MUCH BETTER THAN SOME OF THE REVIEWS STATE

I was expecting, from some of the reviews, a rather tatty museum with lots of old stuffed animals... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2015
Steve G
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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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30 May 2018
“A little disappointing”
2 Oct 2017
“Museum of Natural History”
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1 rue Dolomieu, 38000, Grenoble, France
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

This museum closed for lunch which was not on the website and there were kids running around every where. There was not a lot to see although the staff member was polite. It was a small museum. I preferred the gardens surrounding the museum than...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Nice for kids on a rainy day, but nothing too special. Some exhibits seem a little "old" and the building could stand to be renovated.

Thank blainreeves
Reviewed 26 January 2016

We are recent U.S. transplants to Annecy and were excited to find some nearby kid friendly activities. I'm not sure how this worked, but for my 5 year old, 2 year old and I, the museum cost us 3 Euros. Such a steal! We zoomed...More

1  Thank 258beckyt
Reviewed 6 November 2015

I was expecting, from some of the reviews, a rather tatty museum with lots of old stuffed animals. In fact it is well kept, excellently lit and has a quaint feel about it. The gardens are lovely as well. If you know London's Natural History...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 29 October 2015

This museum of natural history is great to learn more about the Isere region. They have stuffed animals and birds that inhabit the region, and also a collection of minerals.

Thank Timofey V
Reviewed 28 September 2015

But this museum was nice to kill time while waiting for my friend. It is old and it has a small town feel to it, yet I did find it interesting. Some of the information about the formation of the alps was even in English....More

Thank Missbythebook
Reviewed 7 September 2015

It all looked so interesting.. I wished the signs were also in English so I could understand what I was looking at....

Thank Des_Mour
Reviewed 21 July 2015

This museum was a little side diversion my last day in Grenoble. THough not large it was very interesting because many of the displays were from the Alpine area. Yes they have some other items but the geological examples were mostly Alpine!

Thank Inky1231
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

Unfortunately we've been to a few wonderful natural history museums and this one just could not live up to expectations. We did not spend more than 15 minutes there. It is a very basic, old fashioned museum with a few stuffed animals standing in a...More

1  Thank Karen L
Reviewed 19 February 2015 via mobile

still have to find a museum that accepts cheque vAcances, but nevertheless well worth the entry fee for a family. great collection of minerals and insects. kids loved it and spent over an hour and a half moving quitequickly.

1  Thank Bill M
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