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Museo Civico di Storia Naturale

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Lungadige Porta Vittoria 9, 37129, Verona, Italy
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

A very good collection & display of natural history, & a huge variety & fossils of flora & fauna . They could enjoy themselves & keep themselves occupied without getting bored at all !

1  Thank 555RedRo
Reviewed 17 May 2018

This museum is a must-see for people of all ages. Not only for tourists, there are often groups of school children going through. The fossil room houses the largest and best collection of fossils I've ever seen... including a complete alligator (or crocodile) and trees!

1  Thank Heidi A
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Super exhibits accessible even to non Italian speakers. It would have been helpful to have had a little more information in English but a wonderful museum to be enjoyed by all. Fossils seemed to be of an exceptional standard to wonder about.

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is a great place to take kids - although I have none, and have been three times. The fossil collection is out of this world, with full two-sided fossils of sharks, manta rays, an alligator, multiple varieties of fish and insects, as well as...More

Thank Heidi A
Reviewed 10 August 2016

This place is a lot bigger than we imagined. Its great if your into stuff like this because there's just so much of it . Its a shame that the descriptions and information weren't in English .Enjoyable visit however feel like some of the bigger...More

Thank grahre
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Wonderful Natural History museum filled with locally found fossils. The best specimens we have ever seen. Our 10 year old really enjoyed it. The positives - practically had the whole museum to ourselves with time to really look at the amazing fossils. The negative -...More

Thank KiDaZa
Reviewed 30 July 2014

On our second day in Verona it was raining so we decided to visit all the museums which are for free with the Verona card. The Museo Storico Naturale has a great collection, which is kind of older but it covers all the animals and...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2013

This is an old style natural history museum with cases full of old and sometimes deteriorating specimens. The fossil hall is excellent. Fee included in VeronaCard.

4  Thank Frank T
Reviewed 14 December 2011

Maybe it was me - but I had no interest in going to this museum figuring it would be small and uninteresting. However, the fossils on display - mostly found nearby - were stunning. Some of it was difficult to understand because there was not...More

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