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Portsmouth Natural History Museum

Portsmouth, England
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Totally underated !

Lost count of the time my son and I have been here,it doesn't take long to get round but we'll... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Small - suitable for young children, only takes 15 mins to get round.

Stumbled on this little museum on a walk. As it was free, we took the kids in, but ours being 12... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
margaret h
Woking, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lost count of the time my son and I have been here,it doesn't take long to get round but we'll worth a visit,they put various educational​ things on for the kids,we saw a children's author,some very large spiders and a great presentation on honey bees,to...More

Thank bigbaldbloketc
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Stumbled on this little museum on a walk. As it was free, we took the kids in, but ours being 12 & 13 were far too old to find it interesting. Had 15 min look round, they liked the stuffed animals best, and the jars...More

Thank margaret h
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

This is not like any museum to be honest it's a house with certain interests, bugs, bees, flowers, dinosaurs, a-z animals. You get in for FREE so maybe if you have time but it's not something important.

Thank Belynda P
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a cute little museum in an excellent location if you have young children. It's right next to the Canoe Lake and its environs, so very easy to access as part of a wider day out on the pedalos etc. It's a freebie, so...More

Thank Rob K
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely little local museum, with enough to keep small ones interested as well as older ones! Definitely worth a visit:)

Thank Traceybrownsword1971
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

A free museum with a range of exhibits. Quite small and doesn't take long to look around. Some interesting interactive activities. A little basic and looks like it could do with some investment. Relies on donations. Nice little shop though.

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Despite being a regular visitor to Portsmouth for many years, I didn't actually realise there was a Natural History Museum here! It is very good for a free admission museum. Lots of stuffed animals and birds, very well displayed with info to read about each...More

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

It doesn't cost to visit here, but they rely heavily on donations so it's good to donate when you do visit although it isn't forced upon you. It's a cute museum in a house, so as you can imagine it isn't huge. It's a bit...More

Thank vicky4134
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

My partner dragged me here, it did not appeal to me lots of stuffed creatures. However children would like this and it was free so something to do on a rainy day.

Thank Misslovefood87
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Great little museum, really well presented for small people and we learnt a good few things too, the butterfly area will be great when done as its a lovely space, with plenty of seats. We were killing time but it turned into a lovely hour...More

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