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Great place to come back and visit. Great to see Bear is back after being away. Last saw him... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Hanham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Back to the past!

One feels transported to a different time when one visits this museum. It has been left in its... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Dusseldorf, Germany
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Sint Michaelstraat 7, 5935 BL Steijl, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Great place to come back and visit. Great to see Bear is back after being away. Last saw him 10 years ago and heard that he had been restored so a return visit was a must. Great to see him rolling his eyes now. Good...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2018

One feels transported to a different time when one visits this museum. It has been left in its original condition, which probably will not please everyone. Among other things there are a lot of stuffed animals, which will probably be criticized by many visitors. Just...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

There is an enormous collection of stuffed animals form all over the word. Although now politticaly incorrect it is impressive. Just immagine 80 years abo you could see a komodo varan or several hummingbirds. Alsof Nice collection of artifacts form countries where the missionaris went....More

Thank N5692FYpeterj
Reviewed 24 May 2018

After an introduction film of 15 minutes, to get an impression of the founding of the building. The selection of articles in the museum is of different kinds, animals, butterflies, local arts, etc etc You can have a nice walk around in the gardens.

Thank chrisgeldof
Reviewed 15 November 2017

The museum is still in the state as it was when it was set up. It takes you back to the 1930s. The collections are awesome. They are the silent witnesses of the good work done by the SVD missionaries all over the world. This...More

Thank WStatesTraveler
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

The heart of this museum are things like butterflies and taxidermied animals that the missionaries collected. There is a room in the front for other exhibits.

Thank 266joseh
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic and not what we were expecting. Beautiful museum. I'm very interested in the Victorian/Edwardian era, this museum is laid out in that style, unchanged for many years. Interesting exhibits, some fantastic and unique taxidermy exhibits. Loved it and would highly recommend if you're into...More

Thank Nog-and-Bez
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Wonderfully maintained and still in use monastery. Very intesring for children is the vaste collection of preparated animals. Large butterflies and creepy insects and spiders.

Thank ChristianH7
Reviewed 1 February 2016

This museum displays many items sent home by the missionaries working around the world. One room is dedicated to Africa, with drums, ceremonial staffs, masks, and more. A booklet provides info. about the items. Another room displays insects, including many butterflies, and spiders and other...More

Reviewed 11 December 2015

A very nice museum with loads of stuffed animals and insects. Children love the brown bear at the entrance. The entrance fee is low and worth your money. You see a lot of interesting things from all over the world. Near the museum are a...More

Thank Iman R
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