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Informative and active museum about nature for children and adults

Lots of information about nature and Nice interactive expositions. Lot to see and experience for... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Art meets science

Its a difficult museum to write a review for. On many fronts its a great collection of artifacts... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
Les D
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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14 Aug 2018
“Informative and active museum about nature for children and adults”
20 Jan 2018
“Art meets science”
Natuurmuseum Fryslan is er voor natuurliefhebbers, ouders, opa’s en oma’s. Maar vooral voor kinderen! Want zelf doen staat centraal. Ooit door een onderwaterwereld gelopen? Gezien hoe dieren worden opgezet? Gevlogen als een gans? Of proefjes gedaan...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Schoenmakersperk 2, 8911 EM Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
+31 58 233 2244
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

After reading about this museum called in with our granddaughter, tickets not cheap very disappointed with most of the exhibitions stuffed animals and other strange items our granddaughter definitely not impressed. Not recommend

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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Lots of information about nature and Nice interactive expositions. Lot to see and experience for children in an active way. Nice location in center of the city. Friendly personel.

Thank ankyd2015
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Its a difficult museum to write a review for. On many fronts its a great collection of artifacts, inspirational exhibits and interactive activities. On the other hand it lacks English descriptors (Leeuwarden is 2018 Cultural capital so can expect many non dutch speaking visitors). Some...More

Thank Les D
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

On a rainy day in Friesland, we were looking for an interesting indoor activity. The natuurmuseum seemed to be the perfect place, especially since I read on Trip Advisor that it boasts English descriptions. Well, they don't really, so that's what the 4/5 is for....More

1  Thank MMilu
Reviewed 17 April 2017

A beautiful building and exhibit center easy to walk to. However: Kids need help to manage this place. Its quite thorough but exhibits often seemed to go over the heads of our 6 and 4 year olds when a parent wasn't nearby to help focus....More

Thank Lee G
Reviewed 22 February 2016

The museum is set up to entertain mostly children, while not shying away from "scary biology". The museum has skeletons, many tstuffed animals. They also have their own taxidermy lab, where you can visit the studio and see how taxidermy works. It's all very informative,...More

1  Thank Reeonz
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

The museum is located in a pretty building, close to the town and a park so it on a good location. The exposition was really interesting. There's a lot to see and to learn. Nice that there's an English description as well so it's understandable...More

1  Thank Andreas B
Reviewed 2 November 2015

At the moment they are doing a inside out exhibit which was awesome. Entry includes free coffee and biscuit which was nice. Alot to see and plenty to learn. Unfortunately we didnt have enough time to see everything but what we did see was great....More

1  Thank NigelHarrison
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