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The Natural History Museum

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Interesting display of Nepalese wildlife

This is a very old museum and has obviously struggled with funding to maintain the exhibits but... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2017

This place was really freaky. Lots of bad taxidermy in a room with poor lighting but worth the 50... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2014
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible0%
1 May 2018
“Quiet place”
28 Mar 2018
“nature is amazing”
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Manjushree Bajaar, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Stopped after the Buddha Park visit. The museum is inside a park that seems abandoned, with two entrances, in two different streets. The entrance fee is very low comparing to anything else in town. Culture should be easily availble and here we are. Example close...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dubaide
Reviewed 29 March 2018

if anyone wants to know about the nature and its feature for the artificial world then off course need to visit once

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank serku s
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

This is not a tourist attraction at all. It had only stuffed animals. Only thing about history in this museum is some endangered animals. It's close to the monkey temple. Still is not worth the visit

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Dileepdxb
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I went out of curiosity. An hour later, I'm still nauseated by some of the things I saw in half-full jars of formaldehyde.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Jeremy J
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is a very old museum and has obviously struggled with funding to maintain the exhibits but still worth a visit as it is just in the street behind the monkey temple. You have to pay for entry & photos but it is a minimal...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Samgabben
Reviewed 31 July 2015

The Natural history Museum is situated in Kathmandu Nepal which is all about natural history of Nepal like wild life of Nepal.

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank uncle-wiki
Reviewed 29 May 2014

We entered the museum at 16.10,bought tickets and after 10mins we were rushed by the younger member of staff,"excuse me,you have 15 mins left!" even though the website and signs at the door state that it's open till 17.00. So we mentioned that to him...More

Date of experience: May 2014
6  Thank Matylda88
Reviewed 22 May 2014 via mobile

This museum you musnt approach with any expectations! It's certainly not london national history museum! But wow it is something. The entire museum can be done in 30-45mins and is full of fantastic and weird things. A few things (an 8 legged baby goat) reminded...More

3  Thank Tbirmingham
Reviewed 29 March 2014

This place was really freaky. Lots of bad taxidermy in a room with poor lighting but worth the 50 rupees entry fee if you're not to squeamish - there are some strange specimens

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank Emsgems27
Reviewed 15 December 2013 via mobile

This little museum( under the Tribhuan University) is ridiculed by Lonely Planets but the staff tries their best of documenting and preserving Nepals amazing variety of plants and animals with the small budget available. I asked about different animals seen on my Everest trek and...More

3  Thank Poul_Hansen
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