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35 Allees Jules Guesde, 31000, Toulouse, France
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

As reviewed below in July, the lack of English signs makes most of the visit meaningless, especially the ground floor display on the effects of volcanoes etc on the earth. There is an extensive rock display. If you like stuffed animals etc there are plenty....More

Thank travellingdragon2018
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

A nice interesting museum with explanations in French, English an Spanish. We were there with our children aged 18,16,13 and 8. The best part is on the ground floor. Dive into the world of the cration of the world, earthquakes and volcanos, followed by the...More

Thank Valérie D
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely museum for children. There were plenty of interactive screens and activities for kids to touch and play. Although the exhibits are labelled in French, the web app accessible via the museum WiFi is handy to use and help decipher some displays....More

Thank BedsMummy
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Went in here and saw the main exhibition and an Easter Island exhibition. Next to nothing in English so we went round in about 30minutes. The Easter Island exhibition had absolutely nothing in English so it took about 10 minutes. I wouldn’t bother.

Thank Rhodesey123
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Good museum with kids to pass a few hours. Very little labelling in English but they do have a Web app which apparently has an English voice over for the exhibits (but I didn't try it as hadn't taken earphones). On the top floor there...More

Thank Helen r
Reviewed 11 July 2018

a lot of interactive activities. great for kids. wonderful showcases with butterflies, beetles etc. of course everything in french. yet this place is a pleasure for sore eyes.

Thank goldmann2016
Reviewed 22 June 2018

A wonderfully appointed museum, addressing all age groups. We were with 4 year olds who found the interactice exhibits very interesting. There was something for everyone, from rocks to mammals to animals. There were several pictograms that showed how the stones were created and how...More

Thank senioritcitizen
Reviewed 19 June 2018

What I particularly liked about this museum is that it linked all the earth sciences together, being truly about natural HISTORY, in the context of geological periods. Beautifully presented materials. Woukd be best if you can read French though, very little labelling in English, and...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Nature museum to visit in Toulouse. Over all solid museum with plenty to see and explore for the price. If you have time to spare and you like nature then I recommend you visit.

Thank Kristo A
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Amazing museum of natural history with a very rich collection. Worth spending a couple of hours there to see everything.

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