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Natural History Museum at Tring

Features Animals
Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Fantastic and free

My kids (8 and 10) loved this museum - the idea of stuffed animals in cases seemed rather dull but... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
1DeniseS
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London, United Kingdom
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Fab trip everyone loved it!

Definitely worth a visit for all ages! Probably best not to take a buggy though. Parking is a pain... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
CGeorge
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All reviews stuffed animals free entry amazing collection rainy day all ages couple of hours polar bear walter rothschild on display interesting exhibits few hours wildlife photographer of the year picnic area private collection great place to visit school holidays half term
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My kids (8 and 10) loved this museum - the idea of stuffed animals in cases seemed rather dull but we were all captivated by the range of different specimens. The museum is big enough to keep everyone interested but not so big it is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 1DeniseS
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Definitely worth a visit for all ages! Probably best not to take a buggy though. Parking is a pain but again worth the visit!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CGeorge
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visit the Tring Museum at least once a year and every time there is something new to find. I love that old building and atmosphere. Our kids love it too. And it is free!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Natalia M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This museum started with a young man called Rothschild who was fascinated with animals and therefore started an amazing collection from around the world. Wild animals, birds, fish, dogs etc. Entrance is free and so is car parking. There is also a cafe and shop,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Nomad5522
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a fab Sunday afternoon here with the Grandson. So much to see and all for free. He loved being able to look at the animals so closely and wanted to go back around again after stopping for a drink and snack. Would absolutely recommend...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Cathinski
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to visit here as The Wildlife Photographers Exhibition in London was sold out for the day we wanted to go . We were really glad that we did as it is a super place especially if you have children . There is a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with our 2 grandchildren 7 and 12yrs. They found it exciting and amazing. You could spend as little or as much time here as you want. The cafe was a bit crowded but it was half term. This museum is free and well...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Roverlass
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to behinds the scene tour which you have to pay for, very interesting. Entrance to the museum is free and great for families. Will return to visit main exhibits.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 693stevenw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I first came to Tring when I was a child and it had been improved greatly since then. I take my children here often as it has a marvellous collection of animals, unrivalled to anywhere outside of London. Writing and drawing materials are accessible for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank StotfoldDad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the museam with our 2 children aged 5 and 6. The £1 letter hunt is well worth the money to guide younger children around the museam and keep them engaged. We all enjoyed viewing and reading about lots of different animals. It's a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Michael_Collins_106
1 April 2018|
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Response from maxibaby2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but only 2 of them. They’re in a small display case upstairs (Gallery 2 I think it was). Hope that helps.
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StaticRush
4 February 2018|
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Response from frostydane | Reviewed this property |
No I don’t think there were any available for taxidermy
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springfields5
8 January 2018|
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Response from mumph | Reviewed this property |
From 4 years old up I would think
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