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Museum of Natural Sciences

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Rue Vautier 29, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 627 42 38
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Meet the famous Bernissart Iguanodons in the largest Dinosaur Gallery in Europe, learn about the human body and how we evolved in the Gallery of Humankind and go back in time in the Gallery of Evolution. You can also find out about urban species in BiodiverCITY, discover specimens which illustrate the Museum’s history in the 250 years of Natural Sciences hall, admire the magnificent crystals in the Mineral Hall, and experience something new every year by visiting our temporary exhibitions or by taking part in one of our Education Service’s interactive activities. www.naturalsciences.be During Belgian School Holidays: Tuesday > Sunday: 10.00 > 18.00 During the Belgian school year: Tuesday > Friday: 9.30 > 17.00 | Week-end : 10.00 > 18.00
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Rue Vautier 29, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 627 42 38
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Reviewed yesterday

I went on my own and only a few hours, the dinosaur section was good, and the human evolution was really nice to see, but there were lots of kids because there are many attractions for them and interactive learning games.

Thank Ash R
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited this museum primarily because of dinosaurs and we were impressed with everything. We recommend it for adults also.

Thank Mirda831
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All the exhibits were brilliant, all of the information is in four languages including English. Very easy to get to from the train station.

Thank cesh95
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed the human evolution and human development sections. Absolutely fantastic! The dinosaurs were pretty cool too. The rock section was a bit run down and boring I hate to say. Overall though, a definite must see!

Thank KatrinaMarie R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe I've been spoiled by the natural history museums of Vienna and Berlin, but this was nowhere near as good. It's not bad, don't get me wrong , and the dinosaur section was very good . Staff were very friendly and the guy in the...More

Thank Darren P
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Museum was excellent , very informative with plenty to learn and look at in a range of displays. However, more than half of the electronic displays were not working which was very disappointing. Cafe was overpriced and pretty rubbish but that's to be expected really.

Thank t95h
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the visit! Entertaining enough to keep you interested in natural sciences. Hall with dinosaurs is my absolutely fave. You will get to know a lot of new information if you are patient enough to read all captions and bits of description. P.S....More

Thank Jelizaveta K
Reviewed 6 September 2017

A really big exhibitios with lot to see. Informative, interesting, also in English, interactive, playful. HUGE DINOSAURS. What else do you need? :)

Thank Ágnes Éva H
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

The major draw card fir me at least was the dinosaur collection which is both good and well displayed. There is also a good cafe with quality food if the sandwich type. The rest of the museum did not really grab me. I must say...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Here's a great collection that isn't overcrowded by sightseers so you can take your time. The exhibit is also very contemporary with several tech updates for this digital generation. We had a great time in the dinosaur room and went around the exhibits several times.

Thank Mohana R
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Reinout V
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Response from ArticCynda | Reviewed this property |
Er is ook een Villo station vlak voor de deur, wat het museum nog veel gemakkelijker bereikbaar maakt.