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Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum)

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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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All reviews stuffed animals mineral collection human evolution dinosaur skeletons huge collection interesting exhibits first floor all ages rainy day few hours amazing collection on display beautiful building worth a visit couple of hours audio guide minerals
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A visit to this museum it is a must and not to be missed. It is huge and one of the best in Europe of it's kind. Can be comparable to the one in London. Even on short visit you must spend min 2-3 hours...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ROULA-THANOS
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Well worth a vist, if you are like me and are fascinated by dinosaurs since your childhood then you will spend 2 to 3 hours walking around looking at various exhibits. There is something here for everyone of all ages. We did visit the cafe,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Autobot_Bumblebee
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a place! You are first struck by the majestic nature of the building itself, but also it’s twin (the arts museum) which sits adjacent. An architectural site to behold. You enter the museum and it is equally as impressive. The vastness of this area,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank chrissT9060TM
Reviewed 6 days ago

very nice and interesting has a great variaty of fosils and other ancient artifacts. I recomend it if you are in town.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lg L
Reviewed 1 week ago

So much to see here. You have to select. I chose rocks and ammonites but passed by many other exhibits. The 30,000 year old Venus - tiny statue worth a look. Nice coffee bar.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank amelia l
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is directly across from Kunsthistorisches art museum so many people try to see both if time permits. This is a very typical Natural History museum with displays of animals, gems, and other natural sciences. My favorite is usually the parts about human evolution,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pedro S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I could have absolutely spent HOURS in this place! There is so much to see, and so much you can learn. They have really good audio guides in addition to everything that is written next to the exhibits themselves. The exhibits themselves are so diverse!...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MichelGSfeir
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great for a rainy day, lots to see. Kids especially would enjoy it. It’s not just animals, lots of interesting exhibitions too

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank cwal50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was the perfect place to visit on our last rainy day in Vienna. Only adults are paying 12 Euro. Children up to 19 years old have free entrance. The exhibits as the building itself are very impressive and it’s a must visit place if...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank olgalidap
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The inside of this building is worth visiting in its own rights. We found the exhibits displayed in mainly glass cases rather old fashioned and not interactive.

Date of experience: January 2019
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jac2005
19 May 2018|
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Response from DevanG39 | Reviewed this property |
If you've purchased the tickets online then I don't believe there is any restriction to when you can visit other than the opening and closing time of the museum. So I would make sure that the museum is actually open on the... More
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Wiktoria K
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Hi, there is a locker room where you can leave your suitcase, backpack, jacket or whatever you are carrying with you. There was a refundable deposit on the locker so take some change with you if possible. There is a person... More
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