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Museum of Natural Sciences

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Rue Vautier 29, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 627 42 11
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Meet the famous Bernissart Iguanodons in the largest Dinosaur Gallery in Europe, learn about the human body and how we evolved in the Gallery of Humankind and go back in time in the Gallery of Evolution. You can also find out about urban species in BiodiverCITY, discover specimens which illustrate the Museum’s history in the 250 years of Natural Sciences hall, admire the magnificent crystals in the Mineral Hall, and experience something new every year by visiting our temporary exhibitions or by taking part in one of our Education Service’s interactive activities. www.naturalsciences.be During Belgian School Holidays: Tuesday > Sunday: 10.00 > 18.00 During the Belgian school year: Tuesday > Friday: 9.30 > 17.00 | Week-end : 10.00 > 18.00
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  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Rue Vautier 29, Brussels 1000, Belgium
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+32 2 627 42 11
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"stuffed animals"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I don't know why there is no score between "average" and "very good". I'd say it was good. It has a nice layout, some cool skeletons, but it's comparably small. If you don't read all the texts you're pretty much done in an hour /hour...More

Thank Nadine R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice Museum worth to visit, with many intersting sections. I would strongly suggest to spend half a day here.

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent display of dinosaurs. Great collection. Very interesting place for kids. Well organized and plan.

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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

On entering the meseum there is a wow factor. The dinosaur exhibits are incredible. The dinosaurs are the best part of the museum. The rest of the animal exhibits are almost like a filler. It is definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank Ria M
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Together with a grandchild of 9 the visit was a real pleasure! The kids expectations were high and according to his evaluation the museum did fullfill!

1  Thank Ragnar Georg S
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

You first know that you've arrived at the Museum of Natural Sciences when you see the two cool graffitied dinosaur skeletons. Like many European cities, graffiti is a cancer that makes everything look like a run down drugs den, the skeleton paintings look cool but...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

If, like me, you are a fan of dinosaurs and other prehistoric life, you'll have a great time at this museum checking out the many exhibits.

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

It was so cold on our weekend visit I am so glad we saw this museum when searching through tripadvisor. It was worth the trip, I would recommend this place even on a sunny day. It was recommended that spend 2 hours there and I...More

Thank Melissa204
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Very well presented all exhibits.The best attraction in the museum,in my point of view,is the room with dinosaurs skeletons and explanations. Plus: Entrance price ,just 7 Euro :) I would recommend it for sure!

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

I recommend to visit this museum in Brussels, my favourite part was the human section.The exhibiton is very illustrative and perspicuous.

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Reinout V
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Response from ArticCynda | Reviewed this property |
Er is ook een Villo station vlak voor de deur, wat het museum nog veel gemakkelijker bereikbaar maakt.
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