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Senckenberg Natural History Museum (Naturmuseum Senckenberg)

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Senckenberganlage 25, 60325 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 75420
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Fantastic display of dinosaurs from tiny trilobites to t-rex. In addition o the main attraction, there is also a floor dedicated to stuffed animals. Visitors of all ages would enjoy this museum.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dinosaur bones” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Senckenberganlage 25, 60325 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
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+49 69 75420
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"stuffed animals"
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"dinosaur bones"
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"t rex"
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"human evolution"
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"english translation"
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"interesting exhibits"
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"rainy day"
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"extensive collection"
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"on display"
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"all ages"
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"great collection"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My two sons, aged 11 and 13, and I simply loved this place! It has a slightly old fashioned vibe about it, but in the best possible way. The dinosaurs are impressive and the stuffed animals were a lot of fun and especially the volcano...More

Thank Katrine S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum attracted me because of the Lucy replica they have on display. After seeing that, the only way to describe it is a large taxidermy hall. Many, many stuffed animals of many kinds, all in static displays. There are dinosaur bones reassembled in a...More

Thank CKF
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is great for families with small children, even if it takes quite some time to go through all areas. It has a great collection and manages to keeps children interested. You can get around with English in all areas of the museum.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The interesting thing about this place is it lets you use your imagination when it comes to the dinosaur collection. Unlike other museums I have been to that give pictures and ideas of what is believed they looked like when they were alive, this museum...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and big museum with really nice installations. Most of the text (90%) were only in German, so I didn’t really get that much out of the visit. The dinosaur bones and the stuffed birds were really nice. The mineral collection was nice also.

Thank Laura P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Natural History Museum was great fun. I was drawn to it because I had read it has the largest collection of large dinosaurs on display in Europe. The 1st main hall you go into is full of Dinosaur skeletons& fossils. It has a full...More

Thank Khristophoros
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice museum both for adults and children. The museum has different floors shorted on the ground floor with huge dinosaurs skeletons and geological evolution, a small Egyptian room and on the opposite side another small room, this time for writers. On the same level...More

Thank Raul F
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This was a great stop with an interest for all types of people. The dinosaurs 🦕 were epic and there's lots of open space for kids to wonder but still be seen by parents.

Thank M B
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Very lovely natural museum with a great display of tyrannous saurus rex and other dinosaurs. Very informative and well conceptualized without information overkill. Highly recommend it.

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

This museum is interesting , but not really what I expected. A good display of stuffed animals, skeletons of dinosaurs and other animals. There were also a few things for children to look into, but on the whole I felt it was not geared up...More

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Response from Hirlsa H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, to 99% i think to remember that we used the credit card because like to save the cash for dining or whatever else. But you can call them too or have the hotel find out for you. To be 100% sure. 👩
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Response from Jonathan B | Reviewed this property |
Hi - if alone I would buy a Tageskarte Frankfurt Flughafen (9.10 €) ticket which will get you to the museum and back again. You could take a normal train to the Hauptbahnhof (Frankfurt main rly stn) or relevant S-bahn then... More
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Response from Pedro V | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Louis. The museum is rather close to the airport. Some 20 to 25 minutes driving. We used a private taxi service.. transfers in germany and they were excellent. Cost per ride was 39 Euros. On the other hand we stayed in... More
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