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Museum d'Histoire Naturelle

Closed Now: 10:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 18:00
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Totally unexpected find

Arriving in le harve by cruise ship this free exhibit is one of the few old buildings in the town... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2014
Oakly56
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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
Nice surprise !

We discovered this museum by having a couple hours to kill on a rainy day. Though it is a small... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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3 weeks ago
“Nice surprise !”
28 May 2018
“Not really worth it.”
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Housed in an 18th century building, The Natural History Museum of Le Havre has entertaining interactive temporary exhibitions which explore the wealth of the animal, vegetable and mineral kingdoms. Each new exhibition covers the whole museum so that...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Place du Vieux Marche, 76600, Le Havre, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We discovered this museum by having a couple hours to kill on a rainy day. Though it is a small museum, there is a lot to see, to read and to listen to. The pictures are beautiful, and we loved the sound room where you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Very small and not many exhibits. Mainly aimed at children, with plenty of activities. Quite an impressive building.More

Date of experience: April 2018
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MuseumLeHavre, Responsable relations publiques at Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

We're sorry your visit was quite a deception for you and we hope to welcome you an other time, maybe for a next exhibition. The building is indeed one of the witness of the old Le Havre, before War. We're happy you enjoyed it. Kinds...More

Reviewed 7 October 2016

Which the rest of the town's museums and art galleries were not. Situated near a car park and a lovely avenue of trees. Warmly greeted by staff as you enter, they explained about the building and gave a leaflet of the current exhibition. There was...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Judith W
MuseumLeHavre, Responsable relations publiques at Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2016

Thanks for your comment. We hope to welcome you again in Le Havre !

Reviewed 28 March 2016

A wonderful two storey building housing lots of exhibits, an old building so not disabled friendly unfortunately. The second floor is only accessible by stairs. The exhibits are all clearly displayed and catalogued. I would suggest that the labels for the exhibits are also put...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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MuseumLeHavre, Responsable relations publiques at Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2016

Thank you for taking time to write a comment. We followed your advice and we now offer english leaflets and translated labels for exhibitions. We hope to welcome you again in Le Havre !

Reviewed 12 December 2014

This is housed in an old two-story building with no lift or elevator for the first floor. The exhibit of jellyfish drawings on the ground floor is totally uninteresting. Upstairs (the stairs are not for those with heart or mobility problems, by the way) there...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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MuseumLeHavre, Responsable relations publiques at Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

We're sorry your visit was quite a deception for you and we hope to welcome you an other time, maybe for a next exhibition. The building is indeed one of the witness of the old Le Havre, before War. We're happy you enjoyed it. Kinds...More

Reviewed 10 October 2014

Arriving in le harve by cruise ship this free exhibit is one of the few old buildings in the town centre. The theme until January 4th is jelly fish strange maybe but very interesting with live jelly fish in a dark but subtle lit tank...More

Date of experience: October 2014
6  Thank Oakly56
MuseumLeHavre, Responsable relations publiques at Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience of visiting our Museum :) Hope to see you again !

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