Civico Museo di Storia Naturale, Milan

3.8
#15 of 114 in Museums in Milan
Learn about natural history through 5,500 sq m (59,202 sq ft) of exhibition space at Civico Museo di Storia Naturale. 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. For Civico Museo di Storia Naturale and beyond, use our Milan trip planner to get the most from your Milan vacation.
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  • I noticed this museum through tripadvisor.com coincidentally while we were in Milan, and it was extremely impressive to my child who is obsessed with dinosaurs, fossils, nature, and animals. It was a....  more »
  • Think there were some maintenance works going on on the ground floor that made the order/sections currently difficult to follow. As this floor covers things like evolution, this was particularly...  more »
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  • There are impressive realistic sceneries. It's a great "old-style" museum (not interactive or technological), but it is still super nice. It is definitely worth the 5 euros.
  • Great place but some exhibits look a bit old and dated. Still enjoyable however. Really like galleries upstairs most.

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