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Anniston Museum of Natural History

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Address: 800 Museum Drive, Anniston, AL 36206-2813
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+1 256-237-6766
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13:00 - 17:00
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Sun 13:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

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Hidden Gem in Anniston

Great museum and a very reasonable admission price especially when combined with the Berman History Museum. Lots to see! Worth a trip.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Abby W
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50 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great museum and a very reasonable admission price especially when combined with the Berman History Museum. Lots to see! Worth a trip.

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Thank Abby W
Gadsden, Alabama
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is great for anyone of any age. I've been MULTIPLE times and still go back any chance I get. It's really interesting and fun to walk through.

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Thank ajenk2013
Madison, Alabama
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a very nice museum. It was well maintain, very clean, and had lots of historical information and it keeps us entertained for a few hours. We were impressed with the museum.

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Thank dereksantiago
Canton, GA
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39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live north of Atlanta and are always looking for interesting new places to take the kids. This museum is only two hours away, so we went to try it out, and were so pleasantly surprised at the quality! Very educational exhibits about animals and other topics, and the kids really enjoyed it.

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Thank JRusCanton
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Living nearby, I have been there 15-20 times. There are hiking trails, an outside bird sanctuary, outside and inside botanical gardens (fantastic in the Spring and Summer), a nice duck/turtle pond with picnic area, next to the very interesting Berman Museum of World History, not to mention the well laid out Museum of Natural History. The exhibits are wonderful and... More 

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Thank Timothy F
Boaz, Alabama
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29 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

We went to the museum and enjoyed all it had to offer!!! Many things to see and enjoy!!! Great time with my best friend and wife!!!

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Thank moelmt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

We took our kids here during the weekend, it's simply amazing. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful. The museum has a little bit of everything dealing with natural history. Lots of hands on activities for the kids and adults :P

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Thank Marty R
Anniston, Alabama
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Been here several times throughout the years always love this museum. It has a great collection of items and for the size of Anniston it is quite impressive!!

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Thank chap1171
Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

This Museum is a pleasant surprise they take you around the world and through time in a very tasteful and family friendly atmosphere while being very informative and educational. The staff are very friendly and helpful.

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Minot, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Plenty of birds and interesting rocks and gems. I personally enjoy the Egyptian exhibits, the mummies are fascinating. The plants and flowers that they have are also a nice addition. This museum is definitely diamond in the rough. My nephew really enjoys coming here and then popping over to the Berman History museum next door.

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Thank Teasha W

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