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“Don't forget to check the wet collection” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Museum fur Naturkunde (Natural History Museum)

Museum fur Naturkunde (Natural History Museum)
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US$107.57*
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Berlin Pass Including Entry to More Than 50 Attractions
Ranked #39 of 798 things to do in Berlin
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Welcome to the Museum für Naturkunde in Berlin. Comprising over 30 million collection items, an exhibition area of over 7,000 square metres and a Research Department, the Museum für Naturkunde is the largest German natural history museum. On a global scale, it is among the top five natural history museums. It was founded in 1810.Some of the exhibition highlights include the "Fossil Mona Lisa" one of the only 11 finds of the primeval bid Archaeopteryx, the 13,27-metre tall skeleton of Brachiosaurus which is the tallest mounted dinosaur skeleton worldwide, our Biodiversity wall and many more storytelling objects like original items collected by Alexander von or a piece of pitchblende in which the element uranium was discovered.
Useful Information: Stairs / lift, Lockers / storage, Wheelchair access, Bathroom facilities, Food available for purchase
Paris, France
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“Don't forget to check the wet collection”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2014 via mobile

I was really impressed with all the exibition. My only complaint was that some wings were closed for restauration. Good price, free audio guide in 10 languages. Good for kids

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MfNBerlin, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Museum fur Naturkunde (Natural History Museum), responded to this review, 23 June 2014
Salut Semorte! Thank you very much for your review. It is true that some rooms are undergoing reconstruction, but this also means that we 'll have news for you when you visit Berlin again. We would be happy to welcome you again.
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2014

feel free to skip this museum. While it has a nice collection of dinosaur bones and an impressive display of the big bang theory it lacks in other departments which feel small and obsolete.

Visited May 2014
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MfNBerlin, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Museum fur Naturkunde (Natural History Museum), responded to this review, 23 June 2014
Hello, thank you very much for writing a review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed most parts of our exhibits and galleries. Some rooms are currently undergoing reconstruction, so soon they will either feature historically renewed exhibitions (such as our mineral gallery) or new exhibitions. We hope to welcome you again on your next Berlin visit.
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“Amazing museum!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2014

They got the tallest mounted dinosaur, and other dinosaur fossils. great crystal collection. Great stuffed animals exhibition, and much more.

Visited April 2014
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MfNBerlin, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Museum fur Naturkunde (Natural History Museum), responded to this review, 23 June 2014
Hi Eli, thanks for your review and recommendation to other travellers.
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Derby, United Kingdom
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“Wow - dinosaurs!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2014

Great museum, not so big your there all day. Took us a few hours to go around. Get the audio guide on way in - nicer than having to read about everything!

Visited April 2014
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MfNBerlin, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Museum fur Naturkunde (Natural History Museum), responded to this review, 23 June 2014
Hello, thank you very much for recommending our museum and especially the audioguide, which we love offering free of charge.
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“The dinosaurs are fantastic”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014 via mobile

Good experience for adults as well as for small kids. The dinosaur skeletons are amazing and the 3d animations kids appealing. The planet room set the scene for a good chat for your kids! Absolutely worth going for

Visited April 2014
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MfNBerlin, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Museum fur Naturkunde (Natural History Museum), responded to this review, 23 June 2014
Hello Lars, thank you very much for your positive review. We are glad that you had a great time and hope to welcome you again upon your next visit in Berlin.
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