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Goulandris Museum of Natural History

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A great small science museum

Science museums are rare in Greece, and this is a little gem. While it looks more like a bigger... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2012
Chania Town, Greece
Worth a visit. A museum well put together offers a good appreciation of Natural History to the visitor.

I liked the building, the excibits the cafeteria and the whole place proved a good experience and... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2012
Athens, Greece
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All ages can spend a fun afternoon learning about dinosaurs and fossils in this interactive museum.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Levidou 13 | Othonos 100, Kifissia 145 62, Greece
+30 21 0801 5870
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Reviewed 6 November 2012

It is a nice little museum, OK to spend a morning, children will probably like it. As an adult though, and having visited some of the biggest science museums of the world, I found it small and poor... But there is not another museum like...More

Date of experience: July 2012
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Reviewed 14 October 2012

Science museums are rare in Greece, and this is a little gem. While it looks more like a bigger than usual occasional exhibit in a big American museum, it has a few surprises, particularly in the agricultural displays. Climate change is discussed and portrayed, but...More

Date of experience: May 2012
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Reviewed 11 September 2012

I liked the building, the excibits the cafeteria and the whole place proved a good experience and will visit it again.

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Reviewed 10 September 2012

I went with my children, they were delighted with the dinosaur´s skeletons and learnt a lot of things about nature and animals.

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Reviewed 25 July 2012

Nice place, with interesting exhibitions, permanent and temporary. Worth a visit with family. It's a nice way to spend a morning with kids.

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Reviewed 17 April 2012

The Goulandris family are great contributors to Greece's art life. This museum is one of the great example os late 19th century neoclassic architecture and a great museum.

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Reviewed 16 April 2012

A enjoyable trip in natural history, for all ages.

Date of experience: March 2012
Thank Gerasimos T
Reviewed 5 February 2012

worth to have a look. Very small museum, but if you walk at the area of Kifissia you can spend 1 hour there, especailly if you have small children. They will love to see the animals.

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