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Address: Glasgow University | Kelvingrove, Glasgow, Scotland
Phone Number: 0141-330-4221, ext. 4221
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Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Hunterian museum

The museum has amazing and interesting collection of specimens. Also many other interesting roman remains. It's a plus that the museum is inside the university of glasgow, because... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

The museum has amazing and interesting collection of specimens. Also many other interesting roman remains. It's a plus that the museum is inside the university of glasgow, because after visiting the museum you could walk around the beautiful campus and enjoy the amazing buildings. The only issue is if you are taking the hop-on hop-off bus, make sure you wave... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

In the Things to do in Glasgow brochure there is a short summary of The Hunterian stating that it is one of the finest university museum and art galleries with a stunning collection of amazing objects. This is all true but undersells the true scope of the exhibits. There are articles from the Roman age, dinosaur remains, preserved human organs,... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

This museum is most famous for its small but high quality Roman collection of distance slabs from the Antonine Wall, altars and sculptures, and as such a must see for those interested in the Antonine Wall and Roman archaeology in general. But the museum also has a nice collection of archaeological objects and dinosaur bones, with skulls of an Allosaurus... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

If you want to freak out your kids or the squeamish head for here. The location is excellent and impressive, the exhibits are unusual and it's strange enough to keep you occupied.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This museum is in Glasgow university and as it is free entrance why wouldn't visit here. There is a great variety displays of inventions, medical items and bones, fossils, animals and lots more. Everything is well displayed and here is very good access all round. Well worth a visit and kids would also enjoy it.

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Clogher, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The Hunterian Museum is located within the grounds of Glasgow University and there is many other things to see and do while you are there so if you do make the trip to it be assured you will be able to fill your time. The Hunterian Museum is largely filled with oddities from the past. There is a very eclectic... More 

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Wroclaw, Poland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The most beautiful thing was decoration of the main exhibition hall. Otherwise there was not much to see, just a chaotic and rather disgusting anatomical collection. The only hidden gem is a very rare specimen of Tasmanian Wolf.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

the selections are well displayed and idiosyncratic--scientific instruments, fossils, individuals' collections. the notes are very good. a great place to visit for families or adults.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This was interesting, glad we got to see something as different as this. Some of the exhibits are not for the faint of heart - really well laid-out museum, lots of space to see things, very interesting. The range of different subjects is unique also, human organs, roman ruins, and dinosaurs, oh my!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

This place is a must and a real highlight of any of the Glasgow attractions. Unfortunately it is almost buried within Glasgow University and looks like you shouldn't be there but make sure you go visit. The articles and exhibits are stuff seldom seen and reflect proper history for the medical world and other inventors, creators. This is one of... More 

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Additional Information about Hunterian Museum

Address: Glasgow University | Kelvingrove, Glasgow, Scotland
Phone Number: 0141-330-4221, ext. 4221
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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