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Grigore Antipa National Museum of Natural History

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Address: Sos. Kiseleff nr. 1, Bucharest 011341, Romania
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“Grigore Antipa” National Museum of Natural History is one of the oldest...

“Grigore Antipa” National Museum of Natural History is one of the oldest research institutions in the field of biodiversity and public education. It is in the same time one of the well-known and highly appreciated “databases” due to the Museum’s collections, some of them valuable assets of the worldwide thesaurus.

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A must see with children

It's a must see in Bucharest specially for families with children. Very educative place but interesting for adults also

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Bucharest, Romania
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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a must see in Bucharest specially for families with children. Very educative place but interesting for adults also

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After the restoration and the refurbishment it is a great place to visit and explore. This museum should definitely be on the top of the list of things to do in Bucharest. Its great for adults and children alike.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place will be ideall to go especially if you are planning a rellaxing day out with your kids. Stuffed animals, well reproduced live scenery, all put together for the entertainment of the visitor.

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum should definitely be on the top of the list of things to do in Bucharest. Great for adults and children alike.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Definitely a perfect locations for science lovers and geeks,easy access and great for students and pupils.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I visited the museum many times and I think that overall it's very interesting and it's worth visiting. It is located near Victory Square and definitely it should be included on your list if you are planning to visit the Victory Square or Romana Square. It is only about 15 minutes walking from Romana square . You can visit the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

We spent a wonderful time visiting today this place. We found a lot of very interesting informations and we had a pleasant afternoon.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Up to 18 or so ot must be a great experience. Always busy. Many interactive information points. Pitty many things do not work anymore (the holograme, some displays...)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Antipa Museum is one of this place that you revisit and always get something different, is one of my favorite place to show when friends came to visit. Recommend

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

The museum have 3 cateogeries; basement = Romania's animals; 1st fl = on earth ; 2nd = the rest... this museum is about diorama + samples taken during expedition.. and we can see how advance Romania in year of 17xx ; some samples was dated from those dates... you can see the mummy , human embryo, deep see creatures... etc...

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