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Natural History Museum at Tring

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Akeman Street, Tring HP23 6AP, England
+44 20 7942 6171
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Amazing museum

What an absolute gem of a museum and brilliant for a day out or, as in our case, on the way to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vivjis
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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
Animal Magic!

I hadn’t been to this fantastic museum since I was a kid and had many happy memories of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nick and Angel S
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent69%
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  • Average3%
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“free entry” (46 reviews)
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Akeman Street, Tring HP23 6AP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What an absolute gem of a museum and brilliant for a day out or, as in our case, on the way to Stansted airport and needing somewhere to visit. Didn't know it existed but such a wonderful collection and so informative, stuffed to the rafters...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I hadn’t been to this fantastic museum since I was a kid and had many happy memories of the extensive stuffed animal collection and the insects in the glass topped drawers. Today’s visit to the Natural History Museum in Tring, built in 1889 to house...More

Thank Nick and Angel S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

looking for short journey from Mk and cheap day ( 1/2 day out them NHM@tring nice place didnt know it existed being honest was recommended by a work colleague . well a short drive drive from mk 20 mins with missus an new car nice...More

Thank Duncan H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My family live in America and when they came over we took them to the museum. They looked shocked when they saw all the large animals behind glass until the 3 year old said they are all dead and not moving. So they described their...More

Thank lenphotographic
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

My teenage daughter and I haven’t been here for years and really enjoyed to rediscover all the quirkiness! What an amazing collection!

Thank frostydane
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Amazing Zoology collection of animals, fish, insects birds over 3 floors ...Incredible for adults and kids. They should promote/market this Museum much more

Thank kaypiper
Reviewed 7 November 2017

My daughters loves going here she sees all different types of animals from big to tiny and they do all different activities for ester etc

Thank cazsmith2016
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I never realised there was an 'Annexe' for the Natural History Museum Kensington at Tring. It is not a big building but has 1000's of exihbits on show. It great to visit for half a day has a small cafe and picnic areas. Lots of...More

Thank mackenney
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I went here with a friend at the weekend. It was my first visit and was amazed that it was free. The exhibits are very interesting and varied. I was pleased that they had information on the founder of the museum and that they had...More

Thank SuesPinner_12
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Free entry and part of the Natural History Museum.Astounded at the sheer amount of stuffed animals. Included many extinct ones. The dog section shows how modern breeds differ, not always for the better, from todays bteeds.

Thank Michael S
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roshurst
19 December 2016|
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Response from KennyMan7 | Reviewed this property |
According to the website they're only closed between 24th and 26th December. I'd give them a call to check about New Years Day and the 2nd January though. They're usually open on bank holidays. If you haven't been, it's... More
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