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Natural History Museum at Tring

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Akeman Street, Tring HP23 6AP, England
+44 20 7942 6171
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Enjoyable learning experience

Located at the centre of the town and surounded by a beautiful park. Amazing display of most of the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Raed-engineer
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Manama, Bahrain
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Superb small museum

My husband and I took our 2 small grandchildren mid week in term time and had a fantastic couple of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Janet R
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Akeman Street, Tring HP23 6AP, England
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+44 20 7942 6171
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"glass cases"
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"polar bear"
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"all ages"
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"couple of hours"
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"walter rothschild"
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"on display"
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"interesting exhibits"
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"wildlife photographer of the year"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Located at the centre of the town and surounded by a beautiful park. Amazing display of most of the wild life creatures . Education ,enjoyment and entertaining experience. Suitable for all ages. Recommended .

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I took our 2 small grandchildren mid week in term time and had a fantastic couple of hours. The museum was free, informative and easy to get around although we did not take buggies, which could be a hassle at a busy...More

Thank Janet R
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An excellent small natural history museum is Tring. The displays are well put together, the only down side is it’s rather small and can get very crowded particularly on rainy days and school holidays, although not really surprising given that the entrance is free of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here as we were visiting Harry Potter the following day and wanted something to do the day before that didn't involve London ! From start to finish this facinating museum had the wow factor. Its very interesting and my young son loved it....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner came here as a child with his school class many years ago and wanted to show me what a great place this is... And absolutely loved it here. I'd never been before and will definitely be going back . Everything was spotless and...More

Thank Sue W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an excellent museum. A little gem inside a lovely village. The specimens are well tended and allow you a glimpse into the wide variety of nature that exists and existed. The focus on conservation is sympathetic and really well done considering the specimens...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an interesting place to visit especially if you haven’t seen the real thing. Our grandchildren enjoyed doing the Egg trail which cost a £1 each but hey-ho with some chocolate at the end, free entrance and free parking sounds like like a bargain...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely place to visit. The museum is free to enter, they only ask for a voluntary donation. There are lots of animals to learn about across three floors. The stairs are a little bit of a traffic jam at times, but there...More

Thank TeeVashti
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

We visited for the first time for something to do on a rainy day, but my what an adventure! I am so delighted to have discovered this amazing gem which I only discovered while visiting family in Hertfordshire last week. It is now somewhere I...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

The natural history museum at Tring is a real hidden gem. It contains a wide array of exhibits, principally of different animals and insects from around the world. Including a male and female Dodo. There aren't many, if any, dinosaurs, if you're looking of them...More

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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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