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Natural History Museum

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Westzeedijk 345, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 436 4222
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average26%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
7 Dec 2016
“The smell is weird but the place is nice”
8 Oct 2017
“Loved it”
Opens in 28 min
All hours
Hours Today: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Westzeedijk 345, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 436 4222
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

The museum was calm, quiet and felt very relaxed.Lots of things to see, everything in both English and Dutch and not too much to read. Good interactive activities for children and not too many of them running around.

Thank Les D
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is a museum that really is best to visit with kids. They have a lot of stuffed animals and enough activities for childern. The whale skeleton is of course very special

Thank francien2015
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Great Value natural history museum. I would recommend the audio tour as you will learn even more quirky things about the artefacts. the dutch sense of humour is ripe throughout the museum so be sure to take it all in! great for families and kids...More

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Pretty small museum based on 2 floors. Some very interesting pieces such as the sperm whale and elephant skeletons. Really enjoyed looking at the preserved reptiles and sea creatures. There was also some strange items such as the Mcflurry hedgehog, the rat with a screw...More

Thank Becky J
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Really nice museum with a good beginning of 20th century-darwin-atmosphere, love to go there. The whale is gigantic.

Thank Geerten
Reviewed 26 May 2015

A small museum located near a beautiful park. It took us about an hour and a half max to finish this museum. If you have a student card you will get a discount (but already the entrance fee isn't that expensive). Try the jukebox outside...More

1  Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 16 April 2015

Nice little museum with some little exhibitions. Good room with hands on stuff for children... but it's quite small... maybe 6 rooms in total. And it has a video of a fox being stuffed in the kids room. Sort of traumatised my 5YO!!!!

Thank Squarepegparent
Reviewed 5 February 2015

First off we did not have children with us. Though there were many groups of children touring the museum, all were well behaved and appeared to be following along with a packet designed the the children. The variety of nature is very well exhibited through...More

Thank uss-tanner
Reviewed 7 January 2015

I imagine this museum was like the night at the museum museum but it is not. It is like a two storey little house, but since we got out museum pass to enter so we didn't mind, just don't expect much. The collections are well...More

Thank Chickeatout
Reviewed 3 December 2014

A small but very nice museum, with a beautiful collection. Nice to go there for an hour or two on a rainy day.

Thank MPL68
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