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Natur-Museum Luzern

Kasernenplatz 6, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
+(41)0041 41 228 54 11
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Big museum of nature in Switzerland - worth a visit

We had planned on spending about an hour in the Nature Museum of Lucerne, but there is so much to... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
Topeka, Kansas
Lucky find

It was pouring with rain and we had intended to visit the Lucerne History Museum but unfortunately... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
Hove, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Kasernenplatz 6, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland
+(41)0041 41 228 54 11
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Reviewed 24 June 2017

We had planned on spending about an hour in the Nature Museum of Lucerne, but there is so much to see and do in this museum that we ended up spending 2 hours and still didn't see all there was to enjoy. The signage is...More

Thank KSMeadowlark
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

It was pouring with rain and we had intended to visit the Lucerne History Museum but unfortunately it was closed. Luckily the natural history museum is right next door and it turned out to be great find. Very understated but packed with interesting exhibits, specimens...More

Thank Markjsnell
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Small museum which packs a bit of a punch on the insect/butterfly front. Lots of wonderful exhibits and great showcases. Also had the chance to see local birds/animals and mushrooms/trees etc. Enjoyed my visit very much. However my husband does not have as much German...More

1  Thank steveandgerry
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Nature Museum of Lucerne is similar to others of its kind: good crystal collection, stuffed animals, and a lot of other nature related things to see and learn about. But what makes it unusual is the "insectarium" on the last floor. You get a special...More

Thank N K
Reviewed 11 June 2016

This is not one of the world's premier natural history museums. It has a few interesting things but nothing spectacular. Be aware that it is all in German.

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 31 May 2016

There is a brief leaflet in English for this museum but otherwise it is all in German. It's still an interesting visit and was really nice watching the bee hive with the bees flying in and out through perspex tubes to the outside world!

Thank Katie P
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The Nature Museum in Luzern is a good place to spent few hours of sparetime. There is a great exhibition about food untill 10. April 2016. The Nature Museum is easy to find. It is located on the banks of the river Reuss near the...More

Thank Sejad H
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The entire museum is built around a single staircase and FILLED with things to see. They give you a scanner in your language and then you can truck around and read all about the things that interest you or just keep walking. I want to...More

Thank trAvEls96
Reviewed 1 January 2016

We visited as a couple and left soon, as it lacked a guide and the artifacts (moths and other insects ) did not interest us as much.

Thank KhalidNavigator
Reviewed 15 October 2015

The Natur museum Lucerne has great exhibition and also special shows, indeed a place to explore ad learn about the great nature around Lucerne.

Thank TheAndy12
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