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University of California Museum of Paleontology

At the corner of Telegraph Avenue and Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94720
+1 510-642-1821
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A Gem of Many Sights...

Great place to spend several hours viewing science and interesting and fun displays. There are... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Paul H
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Livermore, California
A great stop at UC Berkeley

If you find yourself wandering through the beautiful Berkeley campus, be sure to stop in at the... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
LightFighter
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Lafayette, California
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At the corner of Telegraph Avenue and Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94720
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Great place to spend several hours viewing science and interesting and fun displays. There are dinosaur bones and science displays and so much to keep your interest. Worth your time.

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

If you find yourself wandering through the beautiful Berkeley campus, be sure to stop in at the Life Sciences building and see the paleontology exhibits. Although the full museum is only open to faculty and students (except Cal Day), the public exhibits are excellent. My...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

In the Valley Life Sciences Building on the western side of the UC Berkeley campus (not at the intersection of Telegraph and Bancroft, where you can enter the campus), the Museum of Paleontology has many natural history wonders. Some are on display in the hallways...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

The area is closed off except for annual Cal Day. Only exhibits in lobby and hallways are accessible for public view. Main attraction is the T Rex which is an impressive sight. Other smaller exhibits are fascinating. Can probably visit in an hour or less....More

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Reviewed 18 June 2016

The paleontology exhibit is fascinating. They have a T rex skeleton a very fierce looking pre Rhino exhibit and a mammal exhibit which end up with you. Very good display of a domestic cat skeleton to put things into perspective.

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Reviewed 2 November 2014

A great place to visit for any future paleontologist or those who want to imagine. Get pumped for a visit by checking out the online exhibits.

1  Thank am08540
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