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Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum)

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Burgring 7 | Maria Theresien Platz, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 525240
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The highlights of this natural history museum include a significant collection of dinosaur skeletons and meteorites in addition to a large display of insects from around the world.
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Burgring 7 | Maria Theresien Platz, Vienna 1010, Austria
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"stuffed animals"
in 116 reviews
"mineral collection"
in 29 reviews
"human evolution"
in 24 reviews
"dinosaur skeletons"
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"huge collection"
in 33 reviews
"interesting exhibits"
in 27 reviews
"first floor"
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"all ages"
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"rainy day"
in 36 reviews
"amazing collection"
in 28 reviews
"few hours"
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"beautiful building"
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"on display"
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"worth a visit"
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"couple of hours"
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"audio guide"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is just amazing! They have the hugest collection of minerals, rocks and animals I have ever seen! Absolutely amazing!

Thank Devan G
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We did not have much time on our first afternoon so allowed two hours for this museum. In that time we covered the ground floor, but not in the detail we would have liked. To start with there are several rooms with examples of mineral...More

Thank Alex R
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Worth a visit and close yo many other attractions. Great place for children. Must be one of the most impressive natural history museums in Europe.

Thank Larkin1926
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well organized, informative , most of labels available in English, perfect for a cold or rainy day, there is so much to see in each hall, if you want to look at each single thing there, then one day will never be enough to finish...More

Thank Rawan A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fascinating collection of minerals and stones. Lots of dead animals, although well displayed and I guess how else to use these taxidermy relics? Probably a good idea for kids to learn but will we as a society learn the value of life if we keep...More

Thank cc1Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Super exhibition of prehistoric animals, if you like this stuff go for it, must be interesting for everyone who likes nature. You can also have an audioguide here.

Thank ddason
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great museum with a great layout. Easy to walk around and plenty to see without being overwhelming . Definitely recommend going there with small children,even just to see the animatronic dinosaur .

Thank Mark G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this museum in the November and we found it very interesting! I think that you should by 3/4 hour ticket, because there are really great quality of halls with wonderful exhibits. For example, you can see here realistic animals (from little bug to...More

Thank pollyyvvaa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting of this museum took 3-4 hours, so you have to come here when you are available. Entrance is 10 euro per person. It was so impressing.

Thank Meltem D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Didn’t ever expect this to be as good as London’s NHM which we love, but it’s a whole level above. A superb education in the evolution of the planet with amazing exhibits from precious minerals to dinosaurs to Homo sapiens. Loads of brilliant interactive fun...More

Thank Corkill3
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canuck_traveller0
8 June 2016|
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Response from ellenkay | Reviewed this property |
It is a BIG museum with lots to see...depends how interested you are... minimom 2 hrs i'd say. Up to whole day. We spent about 5 hrs there..loved it.
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Response from h11sch | Reviewed this property |
The best would certainly be to ask them directly: info@nhm-wien.ac.at All the best!
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colspaner
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Response from astalava | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. Go to their website
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