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National Museum of Natural Science

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Quite interesting, just quite interesting

The National Museum of Natural Science is quite interesting. It has all things you expect to find... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
geokantam
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Hong Kong
Massive place

Very educational and fun or us- and its suitable for all ages. We borrowed two wheelchairs for our... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ElleHansel87
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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No.1 Guanqian Road, Bei District, Taichung, Taiwan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The National Museum of Natural Science is quite interesting. It has all things you expect to find in a science museum - nothing too special or surprising. Nevertheless, still a good place to visit in Taichung. 國家自然科學博物館挺有趣。 它擁有您期望在科學博物館中找到的所有東西 - 沒有什麼特別或令人驚訝的。 不過,仍然是台中的一個好去處。

Thank geokantam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very educational and fun or us- and its suitable for all ages. We borrowed two wheelchairs for our elderly parents from the centre and overall the experience here was pleasant for us family :)

Thank ElleHansel87
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

One can easily spend an entire morning at the science museum and arboretum and spend less than five American dollars. The museum is nice but the arboretum is pretty spectacular. If you're in Taichung, it's definitely one of the Top Ten things to do.

Thank AmericanTaiwan
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Not much there inside. And the building is a little tired, need some upgrading. If u happen to pass the area it is okay to take a look. If u made a special trip dont borer.

Thank Chong18
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

When I went to this place, I just looking around for about 15 minutes. But from what I see, there a lot of parents that bring their children, so maybe this place is a kid friendly. The admission ticket is free.

Thank hannaindrie
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Took my 4 kids there last week and it was awful...most of the stuff that you could experiment with or test was broken. It was pitiful. We didn't even stay an hour. A huge waste of time and money.

Thank greenmonstertaiwan
Reviewed 1 June 2018

1. there are few free entrance exhibition, which the quality is good too. 2. i bought the show tickers to experience the imax shows, there r two movie and all three of us fell asleep during second movie. It is something you can watch from...More

Thank xiaolam
Reviewed 9 March 2018

I coupled the museum with a visit to the botanical gardens across the street. I wish more of the museum's permanent exhibits had English signage, but the rotating exhibits do. The dinosaurs were definitely a highlight of the museum. There's also a theater here, though...More

Thank aburr325
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I wouldn't call this a must-see, but it's good enough to put on the itinerary for a rainy day or super hot day alternative. Quit an extensive exhibit, not just natural science stuff. Section on Chinese medicine particularly interesting. Our kids don't speak or read...More

1  Thank John W
Reviewed 24 February 2018

I visited this museum with my daughter. While there are many different types of exhibits nothing really stood out for us during our visit. For younger children I think it would be a bit more entertaining (the dinosaur exhibits, some hands on exhibits upstairs). We...More

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ElleHansel87
22 September 2017|
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Response from broniac2016 | Reviewed this property |
At least 1/2 day. We spent 2 hrs there, not enough time. There are lots of queues during exhibition. Need to queue to get a ticket in advance for some of them.
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Priceless1026
27 March 2016|
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Response from Noel R | Reviewed this property |
There is a lot of food in the SOGO department store which is close by. However somewhat expensive.
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