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Booth Museum of Natural History

#18 of 167 things to do in Brighton Features Animals
194 Dyke Road, Brighton BN1 5AA, England
+44 300 029 0900
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Good collection of stuffed birds

Natural history museums have always interested me and this one was no exception. While it's a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Carnelian31
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Greater London, United Kingdom
WOW WOW WOW

I went for my birthday with my partner, this place is brilliant!! Loved it!! The collections are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KezzlesK
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194 Dyke Road, Brighton BN1 5AA, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Natural history museums have always interested me and this one was no exception. While it's a little off the beaten track (we caught a bus up there and back to the seafront afterwards), it was worth a visit. Focusing more on birds, there were a...More

Thank Carnelian31
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went for my birthday with my partner, this place is brilliant!! Loved it!! The collections are extensive and amazing!! Friendly staff and knowledgeable!! I could spend days, weeks even months just walking around taking it all in!! Love this place

Thank KezzlesK
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a superb display of natural history and fossil items. They speak for themselves. Great to see the real thing and no plastic models or push button screens etc. Well done.

Thank steadybeard
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the museum with a friend and our 4 year old girls. I also had a baby in a push chair and the entrance to the museum is up a very steep set of steps which was a bit tricky to negotiate but I am...More

Thank Sunnylou2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fantastic little museum. Walking around the best museums is like being able to wander around the mind and interests of the collector or collectors who created them. They are packed with exhibits and reflect the excitement and fascination with the natural world that created...More

Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Very interesting and a lot to see. Lots of great taxidermy to see. Make sure you go all the way to the back too as there is even a flamingo taxidermy and also skeletons of stuff, but you could miss them if you weren't attentive!

Thank Critiquehonestly
Reviewed 3 July 2017

dropped in here to fill a few hours with the kids ,they love it came away full of questions and some answers

Thank marty1963
Reviewed 2 July 2017

If its extinct its here. World renowned butterfly and insect collection. if you are into biology and your creepy crawlies this is a fascination niche collection. If you are not doing a Masters Biology or over 5 you might find it a little dull. As...More

Thank doug t
Reviewed 14 June 2017

My kids have always loved visiting here.Amazing collection of species collected by Booth and it's in such a great location (nice walk to the park over the road afterwards).Not much you get for free that's this good!

Thank red_curtis_mutha
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Spent a lot of time here as a child and returned recently to kind it's hardly changed, eccentric and interesting.

Thank Cyrilozzy
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Charlotte R
21 February 2016|
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To confirm previous answers we are happy to welcome visitors with assistance dogs only.
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