Natural History Museum of Port Louis

The dodo, symbol of Mauritius, was a sort of large pigeon that couldn't fly due to atrophied wings and went extinct by the 17C. You can see a reconstruction of one here, perhaps justifying a visit to the Natural History Museum, although its collection is not really shown to advantage.

Useful information

Address : 

Poudrière Street Port Louis

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

[Mon-Fri 9am-4pm, Sat 9am-noon - closed Wed, Sun and Bank Hols]

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