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Zoologisches Museum Konig

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Address: Adenauerallee 160, 53113 Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number:
+49 228 91220
10:00 - 18:00
Closed now
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Tue 10:00 - 18:00
Wed 10:00 - 21:00
Thu - Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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Welcome kids, this is your place

I found Museum Alexander Koenig Studlls Zoologicis Sacrum (as written at the entrance) has taxidermist collection of a variety of tropical and temperate origin wild animals. For... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Helsinki, Finland
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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I found Museum Alexander Koenig Studlls Zoologicis Sacrum (as written at the entrance) has taxidermist collection of a variety of tropical and temperate origin wild animals. For kids it can be an excellent place to start their introduction with mammals, fishes and birds of different species. For myself, as a man grown in tropics, it has been a wonderful experience... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

If you visit Bonn and you would like to go to a museum, especially with family and kids, then this one is highly recommended! Our kids loved it and my wife was impressed by the nice way all the educating information was offered to visitors. I liked it as well and we all felt satisfied with what we had seen... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

As some of the comments suggest - it is a perfect kids place. Although, the collection is big, it is rather a traditional museum, with a very little interactive parts, which might be confusing in our digital, high-tech era. So, expecting a traditional museum will not lead to any dissapointment, on the contrary, one can learn a lot and admire... More 

Thank Wild_Basil
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Great collection of animals which are life like...the insects and birds collection is impressive...the details on the animals is so real...they really need to be caged...

Thank SachinLobo
Bucharest, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

The museum might be a pleasant experience for very young kids, but it rather looks old-style, with not so impressive collections. I would rather label it as average, maybe a little bellow average...

Thank Bboogg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

This natural history museum is like an open book, in which you can see pictures and you can read about animals from different areas of the world. From the African savanna, to the polar regions, the museum takes you through the different habitats of animals that you can admire in beautiful dioramas. The museum is very well organized and the... More 

Thank costi53
Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

good collection of various animals, in 2 different floors, I loved the insect and birds section very much.

Thank HMahadev
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

The exhibitions here have many animal models to look at, with some writing around it that is partly translated into English. Other than these exhibitions, there is nothing else other than a cafe and a small gift shop. However, there are some smaller interactive displays for younger children. The staff are friendly and welcoming. The building has amazing architecture and... More 

Thank lukewearn
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

We drove to Born city from Gemuender Frienpark Salzberg. Our mission is to visit a Zoological Research Mueseum- Alexander Koenig Zoological Museum. The Museum started by zoologist Alexander Koenig, with exhibitions on biodiversity & natural history. We loves the Museum because the animals are so real. The museum operate from 10am to 6pm. Kids will enjoyed the Museum and learned... More 

Thank Jaishree_Ben
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

I used to visit this museum as a kid, and it was a trip down memory lane when I recently re-visited with my daughter and small kids of friends. The displays of (stuffed) animals on the ground floor are a real eye catcher and sure to get the attention of the little ones. The displays of birds, mammals and insects... More 

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