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Naturhistorisches Museum Mainz

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It takes not too much time

Interesting museum, however, too much affected by fashion for some modernism in the organization... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2017
gentbrugg
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Moscow
Very Good

We love the Natural History museum. We've been there with homeschool groups (they'll do programs in... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2012
Kbochick
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Hagerstown, Maryland
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20 Jun 2018
“Interesting Natural History... If You Are Proficient in German”
17 Feb 2017
“It takes not too much time”
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Reviewed June 20, 2018

This museum is very unique in that the majority of it is housed in a former convent. From fauna to minerals and crystals, the museum presents the history of the region in a very interesting way. However, I spent less than an hour here because...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed February 17, 2017

Interesting museum, however, too much affected by fashion for some modernism in the organization and presentation of exhibitions. It is located in the former convent of St. Clara, which, nevertheless, like much in Rhineland-Palatinate, was almost wholly destroyed by bombing during the second world war,...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed July 2, 2016

The most wonderful museum having to do not with arts I've ever seen. It's informative, interactive, and tasteful. You can interact with things there, touch ancient stones and fur of different animals, play an archeologist, see the oldest bug in the planet's history. It must...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

This is in the city center.Quite a good museum if you have time to spend.Tour guide will take you if you have been to similar ones before and no time you can skip it.

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Reviewed February 22, 2015

I loved this museum :) I would especially recommend it to families with children - there are a lot of specials for kids, now I saw a temporary exhibition "Monsters" about creatures like Loch Ness Monster or the Yeti. Nice collection of flora and fauna...More

Date of experience: February 2015
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Reviewed October 26, 2012

We love the Natural History museum. We've been there with homeschool groups (they'll do programs in English for kid groups), individually during the day, and for the Mainzer Museumnacht. It's my daughter's favorite museum in Mainz.

Date of experience: June 2012
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