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SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology

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8441 International Dr, Suite 250, Orlando, FL 32819-9314
+1 407-203-6999
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SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology is a first-of-its-kind museum experience that is located under the Orlando Eye in Orlando, Florida. SKELETONS features over 500 REAL animal skeletons from all over the world in exhibits such as African Safari, Marsupials, and Florida Wildlife. Museum admission includes complimentary scavenger hunts for all ages.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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8441 International Dr, Suite 250, Orlando, FL 32819-9314
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"scavenger hunt"
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"gift shop"
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"orlando eye"
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"on display"
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"animals unveiled"
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"amazing collection"
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"field trip"
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"interactive exhibits"
in 6 reviews
"interesting place"
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"for sale"
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"all ages"
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"unique experience"
in 8 reviews
"on i drive"
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"sea life"
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"other attractions"
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"great for kids"
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Reviewed today via mobile

I took two of my kids there when up that way for a weekend and it was completely worth checking out. Lots of fascinating things to see and we were free to roam for as long as we wanted. Lots of the ‘predators’ look a...More

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Great place to spend a couple of hours. You will never see a better display of animal skeletons. I was surprised how much I learned and realized from the skeletons. My teen son and I both enjoyed the experience. Also a gift shop with something...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went to Madame Tussaud’s with two adults and four children ages 2-11. It was fine but we were in and out fairly quickly. Then I spotted the signs for the skeleton museum and decided to give it a try. Staff was wonderful! This museum is...More

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SKELETONCREWORL, Manager at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for visiting the museum and taking the time to leave us a great review! We work really hard to provide a unique & educational experience to everyone who comes in regardless of their age or background. Your kind words will be passed on...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here during a trip for my son's 4th birthday. He has been very interested in bones so this was a must-see. It was way more interesting than we anticipated! Included short video clips, hands-on interactives, and an area of oddities. Nice gift shop...More

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SKELETONCREWORL, Manager at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review of SKELETONS! We worked very hard to make sure that people of all ages and backgrounds can enjoy and learn from the museum. We are looking forward to having you and your family back real soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Skeletons is one of those places that surprised me. I went in dragging my feet and looking at my watch but almost immediately my attitude was transformed. How can skeletons be fascinating or even fun? I can't explain it but it is the coolest and...More

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SKELETONCREWORL, Manager at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the awesome review of Skeletons! We are so glad you had such a great time and that the museum exceeded your expectations. A lot people don't know this, but a single skeleton can take as long as 500 man hours to prepare....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a decent exhibit that my kids and I had some fun with. The problem with Orlando is that as soon as we walked in my kids asked where the dinosaur rollercoaster was. Took a minute to explain that there was no ride here....More

1  Thank James W
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SKELETONCREWORL, Manager at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting SKELETONS and taking the time to leave a review. We are glad you and your family had a great time despite the fact that we have no rollercoasters! Ha Ha. Hopefully we will see you again the next time you come...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was really excited to go to the world's largest museum of osteology, and I was not disappointed! Staff loves working there, and is very knowledgeable. Big thumbs up!More

1  Thank VRivere
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SKELETONCREWORL, Manager at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review and I'm glad that you had the chance to mingle with our great staff! This is our second location and a lot of thought went into making sure that the exhibits will be enjoyable for everyone. It is always...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were leaving the Sea life Aquarium when the rain started so we took shelter here. Very cool store with authentic skulls and preserved animals for sale. I wish we wouldve done the museum to see all the skeletons they had, we was here for...More

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SKELETONCREWORL, Manager at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad you enjoyed our discovery store and we appreciate you taking the time to give us a great review. Our scavenger hunts are a big hit with visitors of all ages and add to the experience inside the musueam, so hopefully, we'll...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I thought it was a fun idea to visit.. paid about $80 for the 4 of us and only spent 30 mins.. there.... it was only 1 floor and the skeletons wasn't that interesting or big like one you would see at a museum. My...More

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SKELETONCREWORL, Director of Sales at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. We are sad to hear that you did not enjoy the experience and were not able to engage in the exhibits with the scavenger hunts, touch tables and videos provided. Like most museums, guests...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place on my last day in Florida. An online friend suggested I check it out as I’m a beginner taxidermist and skull collector! I was so impressed with this beautiful collection of skeletons! It was well worth a trip to see it. Even...More

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SKELETONCREWORL, Manager at SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review of SKELETONS! We worked very hard to make sure that people of all ages and backgrounds can enjoy and learn from the museum, so it is great to hear you and your friend had such an amazing time. We...More

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Orskil
March 21, 2018|
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Response from FLsunfun | Reviewed this property |
It is great for any age. They have as well special scavenger hunts for kids during the season.
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August 22, 2017|
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Response from gwennc728 | Reviewed this property |
it is up to the individual,you can stay as long as you want. i've been twice, and take one & a half to two hours.
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cheryl b
August 4, 2015|
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Response from SKELETONCREWORL | Property representative |
Thank you for the questions. On average people spend over an hour at SKELETONS. But all of that will depend on your individual interest level. As you may already know, we have over 450 skeletons and many of those have... More
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