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small but interesting paleontology museum

It was better than expected. My kids were there few years ago and were not excited. So, I had low... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2022
Rexonaut
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Brussels, Belgium
Must visit

Interesting place for everyone. Modern, interactive and educational. There is a good place to eat... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2021
122agnesed
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Dobele, Latvia
via mobile
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Our family visited Ice Age Centre in Tartu with 4 year toddler. At the entry we've been worned that on 12:00 all lights will be off, they will give us flashlights and something interesting shall happen. As a result flashlights were too few and we were in the dark centre with estonian speaking guide telling something to other visitors for 40 minutes!!! I think that we could spend 40 minutes of our life in a much more interesting way.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank O Z
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Interesting museum for little and bigger children. There is very flexible staff: we came too early and they let us to come in. Thank you

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Nice place to see how things shaped our earth and see some animals lived and living right now.
Maybe target audience is a bit older than our 3 and 5 year-olds. They had fun to look around all animal taxidermy but had no interest to learn more by reading all interesting information written in descriptions.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jānis B
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

This a fantastic place!! The interactive displays are very good and the video clips of traditional Estonian lifestyles are alos very good. We really enjoyed it and would highly recommend it to those who enjoy well displayed educational museums.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank sfrancesc2016
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Not sure which audience the Ice Age Centre is aimed at. The text panels are very wordy and technical so are clearly not designed for children and families. Good display using natural history specimens illustrating climate change but overall a bit of a miss for me.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank PetraHector1
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