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San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego

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3.4/5 based on 300+ reviews on the web
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  • This is not a big natural history museum. Not many exhibits of dinosaurs but am impressed by the wide varieties of animals n plants found in certain parts of California, and conservation effort and ca...  read more »
  • The museum is modern, fresh, well set up. A good take on the natural history of the southern California area. Location in Balboa Park is terrific. 
  • Has some interesting stuff, but I think it's more suitable for families with children, many things are meant for children.
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  • My husband and I enjoyed the museum. Very informative about animals today and from the past. A great place to bring children lots of things to see and touch.
  • A big bunch of old bones glued together with lies. The most bizarre expo is a lot of sacred whale's skeletons sacred to some people in New Zealand. And because of that you cannot take pictures of them. It is one of the most weird stuff ever. And they are really serious about that !
  • The whale exhibit was amazing. It is a great place for adults and kids. We saw a 3D film about whales. It felt like you were under the water with them.
  • Five floors filled with great educational stuff. Explores Earths history from the beginning, focusing on Calofornia area. Underground level has a temporary exposition and fifth level has a temporary photo exposition. Museum also shows movies regularly in theater, even in 3D. Amazing place for kids.
  • Neat museum not far from the airport and right next to the zoo. Definitely recommended as good stop but won't take more than a couple hours for a thorough visit.
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