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Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales

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Calle Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
+34 914 11 13 28
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Garbage not worth the trek

21 euros for 2 adults and 2 children , full of stuffed animals that’s it. Finished in 10 minutes... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2018
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Not worth visiting with limited time...

The majority of this museum was composed of taxidermy small animals. Very few of the exhibits had... read more

Reviewed November 17, 2017
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The National Museum of Natural Sciencies: a unique place in Madrid. From December 2010 new exhibits of Geology, Zoology, Paleontology and Human Evolution are on display. It is worth a visit!
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good36%
  • Average25%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
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Calle Jose Gutierrez Abascal 2, 28006 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

21 euros for 2 adults and 2 children , full of stuffed animals that’s it. Finished in 10 minutes. Don’t waste your time ..

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Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

The majority of this museum was composed of taxidermy small animals. Very few of the exhibits had English translations and so it was difficult to enjoy. Had an oceans exhibit that you had to pay extra for and looked like it was not complete. Overall...More

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Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

It is worth a visit if you go to Madrid with Kids. You can find dinosaur skeletons, history of humana with modelos etc....diferentes animales dissecated....

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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Very easy to access and accessible to the rest of Madrid central attractions. Compared to the rest of Madrid's attractions it sits quite adequate. But, on a world scale of renowned science museums it is very poor. The most interesting is probably the fossil, minerals,...More

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Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

After reading some reviews I was a bit wary of what I was going to find. However I was pleasantly surprised. I thought the exhibitions were interesting and suited for the general public of all ages. The only criticism I would give is not all...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

It cost 19€ (for 2 of us and we did not have a guide or the audio to explain each exhibit) when the site said it was 6€ each. The place has some interesting things, but a lot of it is empty or closed off...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

I make a point of visiting the natural history museums wherever I go. Small ones can be surprising like in Maputo Mozambique, and big ones can be disappointing, like this one Generally I like both the new approach and the old collections. I don;t mind...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2017

I remember going to this museum when I was a child and being surprised by so many things to see and learn. After visiting other similar museums in the world I realized that ours was a very old and naive museum. After so many years...More

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Reviewed May 23, 2017

Mucho animal disecado, poco organizado y visita poco interactiva. No merece mucho la pena a no ser que vayas con niños. Para ellos puede ser interesante y divertido, sobre todo la parte de dinosaurios. A lot of stuffed animal, little organization of stuff and little...More

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Reviewed April 27, 2017

I came in here waiting to get into my hotel bedroom.Can't say I was very impressed.Lots of stuffed animals and skeletons.There is an exhibition on the oceans for which you have to pay extra.However looking down on it from the first floor it didn't seem...More

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