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Grigore Antipa National Museum of Natural History

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Sos. Kiseleff nr. 1, Bucharest 011341, Romania
+40 21 312 8826
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Great depiction.

I loved the way that the animals were depicted as if they were in their natural habitat...hunting... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Anthoula K
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Rhodes, Greece
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Nice for kids

We spent a wonderful day with our 5 year old daUghter. Interesting, good explanations received. We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alina H
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Belgium
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“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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  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Sos. Kiseleff nr. 1, Bucharest 011341, Romania
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+40 21 312 8826
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I loved the way that the animals were depicted as if they were in their natural habitat...hunting prey...flying through the air...swimming...many animals i havent seen before...the anatomy exhibit was amazing though i didnt particularly enjoy seeing a human fetus it was too sad...kids enjoyed it...More

Thank Anthoula K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We spent a wonderful day with our 5 year old daUghter. Interesting, good explanations received. We loved it.

Thank Alina H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed my visit to this Museum I wish I had more time to see all the exhibits on each floor in detail. The displays of the taxidermy animals from 100-200 years old were amazing to see again as the only other place I...More

Thank Bob715
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a whole lot to see and nothing remarkable about this museum. Good way to spend about an hour. Mostly appeals to young children who are impressionable about taxidermied animals. Don't regret coming here as it was a nice walk to get to and I...More

Thank Quaniz7
Reviewed 1 week ago

A place where people of all ages, and especially kids, can develop a sense of knowledge about what was in the past and what is now, in the present. A huge amount of information that is very well structured. It will definitely fascinate the kids...More

Thank Cristi P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What's not to love about a 3 story building dilled with animals? The settings of the animals are very interesting and detailed and kids can learn so much from the natural world in a trip to this museam. It was renovated not so long ago...More

Thank Roxana M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First opened in 1834 and most recently updated in 2011, The national Museum of Natural History in Bucharest celebrates biodiversity through a big number of collections, for both education and entertainment of the public. I visited the museum with my 3 year old and he...More

Thank Gi0rgiana
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You find all kind of stuff , from mini reproduction of he South Pole to crystals , butterflies, spiders.... it’s a place both kids and adults love ; highly qualified staff may assist you happily if you got more questions. Check out their timely exhibitions,...More

Thank N0ne1
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We have been there with our kids and we loved it! highly recommend it when in Bucharest! they offer all info you need.

Thank 550csem
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The Grigore Antipa National Museum of Natural History is a very good occasion for kids and not only to learn about nature history. The museum is again in glory after a renovation done a few years ago. There are almost all the temporary exhibitions with...More

Thank bpredescu
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Panagiotis C
18 November 2017|
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Response from Jim H | Reviewed this property |
There is no need for any identity to be shown for entry, but it is wise as a tourist to carry your passport or ID with you. I don't carry one myself as an expat, but better to be safe than sorry if a visitor.
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Jo P
2 September 2017|
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Response from Vlad I | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately there isn't such one (not even a lounge). Instead, you can find more than plenty right around the corner, on the other side of the building (no more than 50/100m).
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