Musée D'Histoire Naturelle, Geneva

Musée D'Histoire Naturelle, Geneva (must see)

The Musée D'Histoire Naturelle (The Natural History Museum) offers a wide range of items and displays of Swiss flora and fauna, as it's one of the largest museums of this kind in Switzerland. The venue features four floors of exhibits that include: Fauna, birds, reptiles, insects, minerals, plus many more. It’s a much visited museum, especially by kids for whom the interactive displays and the life-sized replicas of dinosaurs present a lot of fun.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Sunday 10 am – 5 pm.
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Sight Name: Musée D'Histoire Naturelle
Sight Location: Geneva, Switzerland (See walking tours in Geneva)
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery

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