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Not a museum!

Where do I begin?! • Misquotes and twists key scientists and their quotes/theories • Rubbishes the... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2018
Nick B
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London, United Kingdom
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Genesis 'Museum'

A very disappointing place to visit. From the outside it sounds as if it is a genuine fossil museum... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
66jaybee
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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28 Jul 2018
“Not a museum!”
23 Mar 2018
“The most bizarre place I have been for a long time”
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17-18 The Hard, Portsmouth PO1 3DT, England
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Free entry and very reasonably priced fossils. There is an exhibition comprising a dozen or so stands (with commentary) explaining the flawed assumptions, lack of evidence and downright lies used to promote the theory of evolution as fact in the mass media and education institutions....More

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed September 4, 2018

A very disappointing place to visit. From the outside it sounds as if it is a genuine fossil museum but inside it is just trying to indoctrinate you with creationist/religious theory. It is basically just about the bible.

Thank 66jaybee
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Awful, misleading place. Basically designed to peddle silly creationist myths instead of history. Disappointing to see this kind of thing in the UK.

Thank Ben W
Reviewed August 12, 2018

I collect fossils and was pleased to find this 'exhibition' Unfortunately as you walk around you slowly realise that the whole idea is to lure people in in order to promote creationist theories. The idea of making it appealing to children is an unpleasant method...More

Thank Timothy B
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We popped into this place while getting the train and I never thought it would actually be free. Its not often you find a place to take the children that's free and the shop after is very cheap. The children bought a toy each and...More

Thank danielleberney
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Where do I begin?! • Misquotes and twists key scientists and their quotes/theories • Rubbishes the theory of half-life and Carbon Dating without any basis • TRIES to poke holes in the Theory of Superposition by making out all sediment on Earth is deposited from...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. This is a great museum with information showing fossils from the time of the flood to the same creatures we see today, showing a fish has always been a fish, a mammoth has always been...More

Thank E B
Reviewed June 21, 2018

i was really looking forward to visit this place, what a big disappointment, you are lured to believe it is a place to see fossils but soon realizes it is a cover up to spread biblical propaganda, i felt completely stupid

Thank Luca D
Reviewed May 10, 2018

Excellent and informative. Takes a critical, scientific look at the theory of evolution. And it's free!

Thank Cliff P
Reviewed April 9, 2018

I had some spare time while waiting for the train, so decided to pop in. My time would have been better spent sitting at the station. Absolutely awful. It lures you in with fossils but quickly reveals its true intention; creationism. They cherry pick their...More

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