Muzeul National de Etnografie si Istorie Naturala, Chisinau

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4.4/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web
Housed in an elaborate, Turkish-style building, Muzeul National de Etnografie si Istorie Naturala offers insight into Moldova's natural history and the culture of its people. First opened in 1889 as an agricultural museum, the institution expanded and moved to a purpose-built facility in 1905. Split into two distinct areas of scientific study, the museum provides exhibits and information about the country's flora, fauna, and geography. Of particular interest are the museum's botanical gardens, which are the oldest in the country, and the skeleton of a dinothere. The museum provides guides in English, French, and Russian for a small price. Make Muzeul National de Etnografie si Istorie Naturala a part of your Chisinau vacation plans using our Chisinau vacation builder.
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  • Extremely cheap tickets (even with the fotography fee). Nice display or different earth ages and taxidermy. Plenty of traditional costumes on display. 
  • Close to the arch de triumph, one euro entry(including photos) pretty building,nice with other english speaking tourists (im from ireland) even one line in english in each display case eg d...  read more »
  • The Museum is located in the city centre, there is something to see: stuffed animals, Moldovan culture and everyday life, a bit of history ... For the overall development and leisure-good place.
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  • Interesting
  • Beautiful museum.... very mean workers. If it say's it closes at 4:00 PM be sure you start to leave at 3:30 PM or you'll get yelled at to hurry up. At 3:45 PM the whole place is all but shut down with the workers pushing you out the door...
  • The best museum in city, with a lot of topics like: animals, dinosaurs, culture, soils...
  • A unique Museum. Nice!
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  • Very cool collection, one of the most interesting museums
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