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Civico Museo di Storia Naturale

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Pretty good museum for the price of admission.

The museum is on two floors. Most of the exhibits are pretty good. The dinosaur skeletons were... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2018
jeff c
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Naples, Florida
The dioramas are very realistic!

On a very hot day it was nice to spend an hour inside. Also, very un-crowded compared to other... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
AnnaWallman
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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This natural history museum is the oldest civic museum in Milan. Its six sections offer a look at everything from the history of humankind to the study of paleontology (dinosaurs, anyone?) to zoology.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Corso Venezia 55, 20121 Milan, Italy
Porta Venezia
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+39 02 8846 3337
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have you children interested in dinosaurs matter? This museum is for them and you. My younger daughter loves it. I brought her several times and once she has attended "The night at the Museum" (it was Halloween and she was 8) , sleeping in and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PinuVacanza
Reviewed September 12, 2018

near to porta venezia and close to buenos aires street.is the civil museum of natural history .good to go with kids or for bigger kids..it is a nice spot of the town of milano.worths the visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

The museum is on two floors. Most of the exhibits are pretty good. The dinosaur skeletons were some of my favorites. Overall for 5 euros not bad.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jeff c
Reviewed August 10, 2018

On a very hot day it was nice to spend an hour inside. Also, very un-crowded compared to other museums we've been to in Italy. The museum has quite a large exhibition on how to take care of the environment, I really love that! The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AnnaWallman
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We truly enjoyed our visit in this museum. Be prepared to spend at least an hour or two to view all the displays. If I could read Italian, I would probably have spent more time...

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank WencyB
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Such a shame, poor Italy! I'm Italian but I live abroad from decades and it's always painful to come here on holidays and find out that nothing change, nothing improves. The museum could potentially be an interesting one, as the collections are not bad, but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Even for a museum this place is seriously outdated and needs a drastic facelift or a completely new approach. I think the time of stuffed animals is coming to an end and the only true exhibitionees are the skeletons of dinosaurs - all the other...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank BiancaSerafina
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

I visited the Museo on a rainy Saturday with 2 kids aged 3 and 7 years... we all had a great time and will definitely return. As others have mentioned, the ground floor displays insects, fossils and the dinosaurs, including a very impressive T-Rex skeleton...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank BubG
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Excelent museum for animals lovers. 5e ticket for adults. Great stop after walk thruth the park. Excelent for the kids and adults!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Tića M
Reviewed November 11, 2017

This museum is located very close to a park & an art museum. So we were able to visit all three places on the same day. I would definitely recommend visiting this museum. Entry to this museum is covered by the Tourist Museum card.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Odyssey492870
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Response from WencyB | Reviewed this property |
Open on Sunday, 9 am-5:30 pm.. they are closed on Mondays
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LaurenO139
October 29, 2018|
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Response from WencyB | Reviewed this property |
Yes, most of the exhibits are in English and Italian but there’s some exhibits that didn’t have English translation.
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davideynon
September 24, 2017|
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Response from PavlaPavla | Reviewed this property |
Oops, I'm wrong. Sorry, there is not place like that. I meant another museum, where was small restaurant inside.
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