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Natural History Museum at Tring

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Akeman Street, Tring HP23 6AP, England
+44 20 7942 6171
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I went alone with my newborn and 3 year old, we visited on a Thursday morning so it was not busy at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Educational Family Fun

Returned again for a great informative visit. Each time getting our 3 year old to get excited... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Akeman Street, Tring HP23 6AP, England
+44 20 7942 6171
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went alone with my newborn and 3 year old, we visited on a Thursday morning so it was not busy at all! My 3 year old was scared at the beginning (even i was a bit creeped out) but we got used to it...More

Thank Deedee123456789
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Returned again for a great informative visit. Each time getting our 3 year old to get excited about new animal. Will be back again in a few months. Lots to see and learn about.

Thank Mr B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice way to spend a couple of hours. Good old fashioned edutainment. It's like stepping back in time.. great exhibits, learned a lot. An onsite cafe would have been a good way to end the visit. . Highly recommend. Went with my grown up...More

Thank goa_ele_love
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You enter the museum via an escalator that goes through an eye! There's a simulator platform that you stand on and experience an earthquake! It's right next to the history museum which has an actual size t-rex and all sorts of other fossils and historical...More

1  Thank A-Ali1123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can't believe how many animals they have here, I would really recommend this as a day out to anyone. Well worth the trip!

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 13 September 2017

4 floor and 6 sections of displays. Packed full of displays from old to new, birds animals etc. and lots of details. Room to move and view the displays and trails for the kids to follow. Free entry with voluntary contributions if you wish (no...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 9 September 2017

The Tring Natural History Museum is the largest private collection of animals and insects in the world, and possibly the largest collection in England outside of London. It was bequeathed to the Nation by Walter Rothschild, of the famous Rothschild Banking family. One is overwhelmed...More

Thank jrme1938
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Just been to the museum with 2 children of 8 and 10. Really enjoyable afternoon with lots to see and learn. We all enjoyed the fleas dressed up, make sure you look out for them!

Thank LindaHenry77
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Looking for a stimulating and interesting way to waste a weekday off work, we headed for the Natural History Museum at Tring. Finding it is easy, it's well signposted from the Tring roundabout off the A41 and from the older London Road. Easily walkable from...More

Thank James_Bridges
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

My wife was bought up in Aylesbury, so wanted to go again after many years,and it was fantastic....the exhibits were really well set out.....very clean,all the animals were very impressive. The cafe was nice...usual fare.....cake lovely! This place is stunning,and free (a rarity!) Parking on...More

Thank simon c
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19 December 2016|
Response from KennyMan7 | Reviewed this property |
According to the website they're only closed between 24th and 26th December. I'd give them a call to check about New Years Day and the 2nd January though. They're usually open on bank holidays. If you haven't been, it's... More