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Natural History Museum at Tring

Features Animals
Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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A great afternoon out

We visited with our 2 grandchildren 7 and 12yrs. They found it exciting and amazing. You could... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Roverlass
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Spalding, United Kingdom
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Very Interesting

Went to behinds the scene tour which you have to pay for, very interesting. Entrance to the museum... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
693stevenw
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Watford, United Kingdom
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All reviews stuffed animals free entry amazing collection rainy day all ages couple of hours polar bear walter rothschild on display interesting exhibits few hours wildlife photographer of the year picnic area private collection great place to visit school holidays half term
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited with our 2 grandchildren 7 and 12yrs. They found it exciting and amazing. You could spend as little or as much time here as you want. The cafe was a bit crowded but it was half term. This museum is free and well...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went to behinds the scene tour which you have to pay for, very interesting. Entrance to the museum is free and great for families. Will return to visit main exhibits.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I first came to Tring when I was a child and it had been improved greatly since then. I take my children here often as it has a marvellous collection of animals, unrivalled to anywhere outside of London. Writing and drawing materials are accessible for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank StotfoldDad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the museam with our 2 children aged 5 and 6. The £1 letter hunt is well worth the money to guide younger children around the museam and keep them engaged. We all enjoyed viewing and reading about lots of different animals. It's a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I found the museum to be very interesting with preserved animals, reptiles and a large selection of birds

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 962phila
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been going to the museum in Tring since I was knee high to a grasshopper. It is pretty awesome and my five kids have loved coming here multiple times. Explaining the historical narrative is important and be prepared for the inevitable questions about animal...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ian W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was driving past and had a spare few hours so popped in. It was a very busy Sunday and was a bit to packed at points to be able to really relax and explore but still had a nice time.Kids loved all the different animals...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gibbo79
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place whilst staying at Champneys. It was the highlight of the weekend! Every animal you can think of is there! Went during the school holiday so inevitably it was full of small kids, some well behaved, some not so much! Parking is limited....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

An 8 year old who is into animals especially reptiles enjoyed the museum. The displays were realistic and satisfying. He enjoyed the bones of the snakes.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank IchiGarb
Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

Being a lover of history I decided to take my son here without looking it up first. What we found was one of the Rothschild's hunting trophy showcase it was sickening - there was about a 10m display of stuffed domestic dog's and just about...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Michael_Collins_106
1 April 2018|
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Response from maxibaby2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but only 2 of them. They’re in a small display case upstairs (Gallery 2 I think it was). Hope that helps.
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StaticRush
4 February 2018|
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Response from frostydane | Reviewed this property |
No I don’t think there were any available for taxidermy
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springfields5
8 January 2018|
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Response from mumph | Reviewed this property |
From 4 years old up I would think
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