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Museo de Ciencias Naturales

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Recently restored. Not bad.

The museum was recently restored. It looks way better now. The kids love it. I think it is a must... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
Caracas, Venezuela
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Beautiful Architecture... Safari animal exhibit

If you visit the Museo de Bellas Artes be sure to visit this one as well which stands proudly in... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2016
Ramon C
Mexico City, Mexico
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17 Dec 2017
“Recently restored. Not bad.”
17 Dec 2017
“Museo CN '2017”
Early farming techniques of indigenous peoples, pre-Columbian exhibits and an array of stuffed mammals are the highlights of this natural science museum.
Plaza Morales, Caracas 1000, Venezuela
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

It is a clean museum. Location is also good. It will take an hour to look around at easy pace with the kids.

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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

The museum was recently restored. It looks way better now. The kids love it. I think it is a must destination when you have young kids.

Thank vicentequintero
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The museum is clean, and located in a place that is much better than expected. The showrooms are very limited though. Not much to see. It may take you one hour to look everything around. however, there are not to many alternatives in Caracas if...More

Thank Pedro J
Reviewed 5 August 2016

If you visit the Museo de Bellas Artes be sure to visit this one as well which stands proudly in front of the inner circular plaza. (Either way if you visit one then visit the other. The architecture is beautiful and even though the "safari...More

Thank Ramon C
Reviewed 13 April 2016

But there wasn't much to see after 15-20 minutes in the museum. Still it's a safe bet if you want to distract yourself.

Thank Clarisa Q
Reviewed 26 July 2014

Worth seeing are the humble recreation of local ecosystem now replacing the awesome- now sadly lost- those of Africa. There was a time when a prehistoric Sable Tiger welcomed you at the entrance later replaced by a gilded goajiro rare ceremonial piece.Hope all this valuable...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2012

Since I was a child I'm loving this museum. I saw here a mommy for the first time in my life. I don't know if they still have that egyptian collection, I think was moved to the principal museum in Caracas but still is a...More

Thank vazzyk
Reviewed 14 September 2012

This is an old museum, could be nicer if it was better maintained. It is quite a small place, few halls, with very few interesting exhibits and some of them show deterioration

Thank Alfredo N
Reviewed 10 April 2012

do not expect a NYC museum, not very safe area better go to former sofia imber museum inside central park

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Aubrie D
29 April 2015|
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Response from vicentequintero |
The entrance is free.