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Zoologisches Museum

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Fascinating travel through worlds of animals

Zoological Museum Kiel is located close to the Kiellinie and Kieler Schloßgarten. It could be very... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Klaudia_Karpinska
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Kiel, Germany
Very exciting!

We had a very exciting trip to this great museum. So much to look at and a great variety of... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
Tina J
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Horsens, Denmark
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

Zoological Museum Kiel is located close to the Kiellinie and Kieler Schloßgarten. It could be very easily reached by bus or car. In the Museum are presented captivating exhibitions concerning i.a. history of zoology in Kiel, marine mammals, exotic birds, deep-sea fish and European birds....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

We had a very exciting trip to this great museum. So much to look at and a great variety of animals. We especially liked to see the huge whale skeletons Small parking place near the museum, but you have to pay to park there

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

My fiancé and I weren’t really sure what to expect as he hadn’t been here since he was in school (originally being from Kiel whereas I am from the UK). It was actually a very interesting museum and deceptively large inside compared to the outer...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2017

I enjoyed visiting here before I had to leave for the airport. As I'd attened a marine conference, my friends and I were given free admission, which was great, although I actually felt bad, being as museums need funding. We didn't have long, as I...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

We were there for 1,5 hours- it was a nice break from the city. And it was a very fine exhibit - non commercial

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed January 1, 2017

This is a well set out museum on a number of floors. There are many exhibits - skeletons, specimens, videos with some English translations. Cost 2 euro for seniors.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

A small but delightful museum. Few pieces, but some very striking to the eye, such as enormous skeletons of long extinct animals. Inexpensive (I payed two euros, since I were a student), cozy, warm and varied, despite its finite size.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed April 2, 2014

The museum is in a great spot, and once inside, its quite cozy and interesting. I enjoyed how they set up the different areas, my teenage kids went with me and they really enjoyed it-especially the blackroom. The whale skeleton in the middle of the...More

Date of experience: June 2013
1  Thank Jodi A
Reviewed March 11, 2014

Surprisingly interesting and thorough museum, all for a relatively inexpensive price. I spent a lot more time here than I originally planned and enjoyed myself much more. I imagine it would be great for kids, as well.

Date of experience: April 2013
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Reviewed June 22, 2013

The museum is cheap so don't hesitate to go. It is small but very interesting, with many stuffed specimens, although some are old and need refurbishing! The whale skeletons are beautiful but my favorite part was the black room where they have deep-sea creatures in...More

Date of experience: June 2013
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