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Review of Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
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USD 64.00*
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Morning Monuments Tour of Washington DC
Ranked #11 of 413 things to do in Washington DC
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Established in 1910 and located on the National Mall, this prestigious museum, part of the Smithsonian Institution, holds the world's most extensive collection of natural history specimens and human artifacts including the remains of dinosaurs and tools used by early man.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children
Boston, Massachusetts
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
“Take your time!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2012

Give yourself AT LEAST 2 hours at every Smithsonian Museum.

Visited February 2012
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“Excellent”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2012

I enjoyed most: the American flag and the Civil War exhibition.

Visited January 2012
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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“brings all those textbooks to life”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2012

give yourself lots of time to wander, they have the capsule that brought the Chilean miners back to the surface on exhibit right now, well worth seeing.

Visited February 2012
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Rancocas, New Jersey
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“A must visit”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2012

This is a wonderful and spacious venue. The butterfly and IMAX extras are worth the ticket price. The exhibits are breath taking and the information is detailed. It is worth the visit.

Visited February 2012
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San Jose, California
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“Excellent!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2012

Must go. And you must have good shoes, stamina and refreshments with you all the time. Be ready to walk!!

Visited February 2012
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