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Museo de Ciencias Naturales

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Address: Plaza Morales, Caracas 1000, Venezuela
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Early farming techniques of indigenous peoples, pre-Columbian exhibits and...

Early farming techniques of indigenous peoples, pre-Columbian exhibits and an array of stuffed mammals are the highlights of this natural science museum.

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Beautiful Architecture... Safari animal exhibit

If you visit the Museo de Bellas Artes be sure to visit this one as well which stands proudly in front of the inner circular plaza. (Either way if you visit one then visit the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 August 2016
Ramon C
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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

If you visit the Museo de Bellas Artes be sure to visit this one as well which stands proudly in front of the inner circular plaza. (Either way if you visit one then visit the other. The architecture is beautiful and even though the "safari animal exhibit" was a bit of a surprise to me it was a contrast but... More 

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Caracas, Venezuela
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

But there wasn't much to see after 15-20 minutes in the museum. Still it's a safe bet if you want to distract yourself.

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Caracas, Venezuela
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2014

Worth seeing are the humble recreation of local ecosystem now replacing the awesome- now sadly lost- those of Africa. There was a time when a prehistoric Sable Tiger welcomed you at the entrance later replaced by a gilded goajiro rare ceremonial piece.Hope all this valuable treasures are still kept not stollen!

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Caracas, Venezuela
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2012

Since I was a child I'm loving this museum. I saw here a mommy for the first time in my life. I don't know if they still have that egyptian collection, I think was moved to the principal museum in Caracas but still is a nice place to visit. They change everything every 3/5 months.

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Caracas, Venezuela
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2012

This is an old museum, could be nicer if it was better maintained. It is quite a small place, few halls, with very few interesting exhibits and some of them show deterioration

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2012

do not expect a NYC museum, not very safe area better go to former sofia imber museum inside central park

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