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Milan Natural History Museum, Milan

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Learn about natural history through 5,500 sq m (59,202 sq ft) of exhibition space at Milan Natural History Museum. The building is a 19th-century Neo-Romanesque construction located in the Indro Montanelli Garden. Inside, visit five different sections: mineralogy, paleontology, natural history of man, invertebrate zoology, and vertebrate zoology. Observe replicas of different ecosystems in the collection of over 100 full-size dioramas. Displays include two examples of pygmy elephant skeletons, a sperm whale skeleton, and casts of several dinosaur skeletons. Our Milan itinerary maker makes visiting Milan Natural History Museum and other Milan attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • When I was little my dad bring me here every Sunday. Still every now and then going back. Is a museum worth a visit
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  • is in the list of free museums for the initiative "Sunday at the Museum" and I'd say it's worth spending even just a couple of hours surrounded by pieces of our history, particularly if you're wanting to discover something new about the world, about fossils. Curiosity is the best thing to lug around!
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  • I've been to this Museum since I was little always charming stuffed animals are a slick, dinosaurs great, could use some upgrading but to show.
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  • An old fashion museum. Good with children but no activities or iterative attractions
  • People always complain about this place. I think it is great. Usually quiet, there's a lot of interesting artefacts and animals.
  • WOW! For me and my boy was the most interesting thing in Milan. I have never seen so much attention for details when exhibiting the natural habitat of the animals. Don't miss it!
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  • Not so big and not comparable to others natural history museums but it has complete collection and it's perfect for children.