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Musee d'Histoire Naturelle

166 Avenue Jean-Monnet | Parc Saint-Mitre, 13090, Aix-en-Provence, France
+33 4 88 71 81 81
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I wouldn't bother

Quite small, with French-only descriptors. Free entry for children. An old-school natural history... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2013
Rich808
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Small, everything was in French and not the best staff

I went on the museum alone at 4.15pm. The staff at the entrance informed that the museum closes at... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2013
ntalas2
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Antibes, France
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A museum of natural history, focusing on both local and global issues.
  • Excellent5%
  • Very good37%
  • Average23%
  • Poor35%
  • Terrible0%
7 Aug 2013
“I wouldn't bother”
23 Jun 2013
“Small, everything was in French and not the best staff”
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166 Avenue Jean-Monnet | Parc Saint-Mitre, 13090, Aix-en-Provence, France
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+33 4 88 71 81 81
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Reviewed 7 August 2013

Quite small, with French-only descriptors. Free entry for children. An old-school natural history museum with lots of stuff in glass cases but very little else. Unless you have a particular reason to visit (e.g. a short break from the summer sun; a serious interest and...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2013

I went on the museum alone at 4.15pm. The staff at the entrance informed that the museum closes at 5pm and that 45min is barely enough for seeing all of it. Normally, around 1-1.5 hour is needed. The ticket was 3,50 euros and I nevertheless...More

1  Thank ntalas2
Reviewed 30 December 2012

Had a few stuffed animals, dinosaur display that looked like was put together years ago. It has vey few artifacts. A good place for local elementary school children to learn and appreciate museums of natural history without losing attention span. It's that small. I showed...More

Thank Maria B
Reviewed 19 June 2012

My daughter and her friend love old dinosaurs and bugs. This was a delightful small museum.

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Reviewed 3 June 2009

Set in a charming mansion with original centuries old ceiling paintings complete with cherubs, well preserved decor details and a curving staircase. This museum is a little difficult to find tucked away on a courtyard off the street. This would be of interest mostly for...More

Thank wan2go
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