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Booth Museum of Natural History

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194 Dyke Road, Brighton BN1 5AA, England
+44 300 029 0900
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A great educational museum with so many exhibits to enjoy. The history just seeps out of the walls... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2016
Edward F
Brighton, United Kingdom
Excellent Little Museum

Great old little museum steeped it history and tradition,the story of it's conception is... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2016
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194 Dyke Road, Brighton BN1 5AA, England
+44 300 029 0900
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Reviewed 4 November 2016

A great educational museum with so many exhibits to enjoy. The history just seeps out of the walls. .....and all this for free...but do put some money in the box to reflect on your enjoyment. First class.

Thank Edward F
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Great old little museum steeped it history and tradition,the story of it's conception is fascinating, kids love it.

Thank CT13Brighton
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Always excellent, a quirky day out. There paid for activities are also brilliant but you need to book.

Thank Mincimoo
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Great for kids, has a gift shop, Dyke Road park opposite with playground, open area for football etc and a Cafe

1  Thank 664kevin
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Booth Museum is a little gem in Brighton. A tiny museum full of natural history, taxidermy and curiosities, I would highly recommend it to anyone for a quick trip out of the city centre. I don't go enough, to be honest!

Thank Nicole H
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Ok so first and foremost this is a museum filled with Taxidermy so if that freaks you out don't go here. Once you're over that it is based on the personal collection of Mr Booth, a Victorian naturalist which has now become an educational museum....More

1  Thank Herps
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Our seven year old grand daughter was really enthralled by all the exhibits , shame she couldn't see a lot of them as they were stacked so high out of her eye sight, but hey ho not to worry. Everyone should visit this museum at...More

Thank b2nun
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised by how interesting the Booth museum was. It was easy to park outside and the parking was very reasonably priced. All 4 children between 9-3 years of age thoroughly enjoyed this low key, understated exhibit. Each child was fascinated by the...More

Thank 436clairej
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I love this quirky museum and it is packed with old fashioned taxidermy from past times when the british empire explored the earth bringing back samples of the flora and fauna and displaying how the creatures lived and what their habitat looked like. there is...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Pros - museum is free! - has rare exhibits you won't find in other museums, e.g. skeletons of various animals, heads of trophy animals, so I found it quite interesting Cons - size: you'd be hard pressed to spend more than one hour in the...More

Thank zigzagzag
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Charlotte R
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