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Senckenberg Natural History Museum (Naturmuseum Senckenberg)

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Senckenberganlage 25, 60325 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 75420
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Fantastic display of dinosaurs from tiny trilobites to t-rex. In addition o the main attraction, there is also a floor dedicated to stuffed animals. Visitors of all ages would enjoy this museum.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Senckenberganlage 25, 60325 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 75420
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

This museum did a great job of covering a wide time period, essentially everything from the big bang. They a pretty extensive bird and insect collection. Although there weren't a lot of mammals, they still had a few rare items worth seeing. They have a...More

Thank Cory M
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

When in Frankfurt visit the Senckenberger Museum. Adults and children alike are fascinated. Time we'll spent.

Thank Norma M
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Definitively my favourite activity in Frankfurt! I had 50% discount as a student, so I got in for just 4.50€, and then paid 3€ extra for audio-guide, but I spent more than 3 hours there. The prices are available on the website. Would recommend to...More

Thank Ruby C
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Not the American Museum of Natural History in New York but a very good museum in its own right. Along the same lines as the one in NY on a slightly smaller scale.

Thank Wingfut
Reviewed 18 August 2017

It's a big atration of this city. It has a very big colection of birds, fishes, reptiles and mammals. The first hall is a very impressive, because it has a geat exposition of dinosaurs and fossils. I advice to visit this museum, it is a...More

Thank Luis P
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Nice museum with lots to see but with little explanation. You are not always sure what it is you are looking at because information texts are hardly provided. If they are provided though they are usually in the German language although the museum is clearly...More

Thank Hurkske
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great museum with plenty of attractions for all ages. Not only do they have real skeletons but also replicas to show you what the real thing may have been like. The little girl was very excited as she got to touch a...More

Thank wazheerthegreat63
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

That's the only museum I visited in Frankfurt and I was a bit disappointed. Not for the contents, but because most of information was in German only. Despite of that, it's a big museum with lots of animals and dinosaurs' fossils.

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

In a city of museums, this was the only one we chose to visit but it was worth the entrance fee of €7. Got better as we walked around but would have liked to see more of the exhibits explained in English as well as...More

Thank Gargoose
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Very well structured, interesting exhibitions in a beautiful building. You need almost a full day to explore everything.

Thank Orsi_DV
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28 May 2016|
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Response from Hirlsa H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, to 99% i think to remember that we used the credit card because like to save the cash for dining or whatever else. But you can call them too or have the hotel find out for you. To be 100% sure. 👩
22 May 2016|
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Response from Jonathan B | Reviewed this property |
Hi - if alone I would buy a Tageskarte Frankfurt Flughafen (9.10 €) ticket which will get you to the museum and back again. You could take a normal train to the Hauptbahnhof (Frankfurt main rly stn) or relevant S-bahn then... More
17 February 2016|
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Response from Pedro V | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Louis. The museum is rather close to the airport. Some 20 to 25 minutes driving. We used a private taxi service.. transfers in germany and they were excellent. Cost per ride was 39 Euros. On the other hand we stayed in... More