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Naturkundemuseum Karlsruhe

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The Museum was very well organised with a clear separation of various sections. The huge aquarium... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Sreekanth V
Karlsruhe, Germany
Totally worthy!

We are both students so the entrance was very affordable and we saw some pretty amazing things... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
Caro D
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Erbprinzenstr. 13, 76133, Karlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

The Museum was very well organised with a clear separation of various sections. The huge aquarium inside the hall stood at the centre of attraction. We could spend hours watching aqua life. It was so big and detailed that we were only able to look...More

1  Thank Sreekanth V
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We are both students so the entrance was very affordable and we saw some pretty amazing things. What I liked the most were the "living" animals. Beautiful!

Thank Caro D
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Our family visited the Natural History Museum in Karlsruhe in January 2018. We went to show our 2.5 year old daughter the Dinosaur section but she loved all the other sections even more so! She loved the live ant display and the animal section. She...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

The exhibits in museum are amazing. Some of them are pretty realistic. Additional explanation next to each exhibit are very interesting.

1  Thank Bojan J
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Nice place. There is a beautiful small park outside, that kids can play (during December it's part of the Weihnachts Market). The exhibits are impressive and very educational. Highly recommended. 👍

Thank MikeMedow
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I'm a science nut, so I had to go in. If you're an aquarist, there's a hidden treat here - a 240,000L/63,000 gallon reef aquarium that may be worth the admission lone.

Thank FatTireDrifter
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Amazing museum - especially for children on bad-weather days. I highly recommend the dinosaur exhibits, the aquarium, and the "world of insects." The animal models are very well done (African, polar, and pre-historic), it's educational (i.e. the geology section), and the aquarium is nicely presented....More

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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Large museum with sections showing sea life, stones, insects and many other forms of nature with a huge part of special exhibition that changes frequently and can be visited for an additional price. The sea life part was very interesting and the museum is well...More

Thank Mariam_Galal
Reviewed 24 November 2016

I went here with my family and friends... Total 5 kids and they all really liked the place. The exhibits are well kept and educative. The entrance prices are also not high, so also family friendly. Good place to go on a rainy day.

Thank Dutchguy_in_Allgau
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Very interesting place for those who likes natural science. The museum has several halls with different expositions on wildlife: marine, mammals, insects, ancient animals. Most of all I like the collection on mineralogy and geology, it is amazing.

1  Thank Rena_Mikailova
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Chris W
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Yes. Take the tram.