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National Museum of Natural History (Naturalis)

#4 of 68 things to do in Leiden Features Animals
Darwinweg 2, 2300 RA, Leiden, The Netherlands
+31 71 568 7600
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Tyrannosaurus Rex exhibition

Naturalis has been closed for a while now - it is in the middle of a big refurbishment and... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
zepedro99
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Leiden, The Netherlands
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Fabulous learning and fun for the kids

Naturalis is closed for renovation but in the meantime they have the T Rex in town... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Travel_Girl_Reviews
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Naturalis has been closed for a while now - it is in the middle of a big refurbishment and expansion. The T-Rex exhibition however is in a building next to it and it is definitely open to the public. The exhibition is outstanding - it...More

Thank zepedro99
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Naturalis is closed for renovation but in the meantime they have the T Rex in town exhibition. There is one real almost full skeleton of a T Rex which is amazing to see. They then have large dinosaurs (T Rex, triceratops etc) which are almost...More

Thank Travel_Girl_Reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is a very beautifully designed museum with a lot of things to do; we went with a friend of ours who is a biologist, and she loved it too. There is also lots of things to do for children, and the T-Rex is awesome.

Thank Derrick_85
Reviewed 9 March 2017

From the moment that my son and I saw that Naturalis has a full T Rex skeleton, I knew that he would not rest before seeing it with his own eyes. I mean, he is five after all. We bought the tickets online, we made...More

Thank Luyssaert
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

It's a nice museum but it's getting renovated at the moment so half of it's closed at the moment. The dinosaur exhibition is great fun for the kids but it's only about an hour or so. Maybe best wait till it's renovated.

Thank fimiguma
Reviewed 14 February 2017

A very well organised and structured display with "Trix" the T-Rex skeleton being the obvious highlight. Plenty of interactive areas to keep younger ones interested, and overall a fine exhibit. Entry fee is moderate, but you can certainly appreciate that this is not a cheap...More

1  Thank Alan M
Reviewed 26 January 2017

From plants to dinosaurs, let the children draw, experiment, listen and see for themselves, beautiful museum, also gems, great shop and coffeecorner

Thank seaviewharris
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Went to Naturalis on Saturday, due to extensive renovations only the T-rex exhibition was open for public. The price was however not changed at approximately 15 euro per person, for only one real skeleton. Does offer some nice quests for children. Wouldn't recommend without children

Thank Eric T
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The T-rex skeleton and the fossils are pretty impressive. Glad to see something like this. But for us, a party of two adults, the visit kept 30 minutes... there could be more things to see with a ticket of 13.5 €...

1  Thank Katerina K
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

The exhibition is very interactive and made mainly for children. But also for a adult the tour is very i informative and funny.

Thank TomStrelok
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