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Hunterian Museum

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

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Visited Glasgow on a day trip so had little time went to see the Mackintosh house then discovered the Hunterian,we really enjoyed it especially the "Whistler" paintings,nice... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
davidcarol
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burnley u.k.

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burnley u.k.
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited Glasgow on a day trip so had little time went to see the Mackintosh house then discovered the Hunterian,we really enjoyed it especially the "Whistler" paintings,nice imformative staff too!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

lots to see lots of jars and specimens so be prepared for lots of questions if you take children along thought provoking things we used to do University is stunning too highly recommend a visit

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Thank liz j
Reading, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So much to see we wished we had had longer to browse. Eclectic mix of items so something of interest for anyone.

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Thank Emma H
Harwich, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in the city centre near George Square and heard good things about this museum. We took the subway to Hillhead and its an easy 10 min walk from there. Its not as big as some museums and easy to get around - two floors - with varying diverse themes from body parts dissected in jars to Roman... More 

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Thank hoopsHarwich
St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a delightful, smaller gallery/museum. Our highlight was the gallery displaying the work of the Glasgow Boys/Scottish Colourists - wonderful!

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Thank hjm818
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A great family day out, suitable for all ages with a variety of pieces to enjoy from weird to wonderful

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Thank Anne Marie H
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a close look to all the exhibits, reading the signs and knowing what you're looking at because it's pretty interesting. Take a far look to see the architecture of the building itself because it's quite beautiful. There's a lot to look at, but I would think an hour is sufficient for a visit.

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Manchester, England
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wide range of collections from Anatomy to Roman history. We discovered many fascinating objects on display which would be of interest to all the family.

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Thank sweatpea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very good experience inside the Glasgow university with a lot of things I have never seen , also good information about everything showed

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Thank Jose C
Northwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is in a wonderful building with 'millions' of interesting and extremely amazing exhibits so takes a few hours. If you want to enjoy it - don't take the kids!

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