The Natural History Museum in Senckenberg is known locally as Senckenberg Forschungsinstitut und Naturmuseum.
is one of the largest Natural History Museums in Germany and exhibits biodiversity of life, evolution of organisms, and the change of earth over billions of years. Attractions include a large area showing the universe from the time of the Big Bang until the birth of earth, and life size skeletons of animals and dinosaurs like the Tyrannosaurus Rex.
There is also a cast of ‘Lucy’, who lived over three million years ago in present-day Ethiopia.
The Senckenberg is impressive and fascinating to both young and old visitors.
It is right next to the U-Bahn station at Bockenheim, is next to the Westend and not from the Frankfurt Fair area.
As you go past, you’ll notice the giant statues of long extinct dinosaurs.
Overview of Opening Times and Prices*
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9.00 a.m. to 17.00 p.m.
Wednesday, 9.00 a.m. to 20.00 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays, 10.00 a.m. to 18.00 p.m.
Children (6-15): €3.00
Seniors (66+): €5.00
Family Ticket: €15.00
* Check here for more details: http://www.senckenberg.de