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Guinness World Records Museum

Ostergade 16, Copenhagen 1100, Denmark
45 3332 3131
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Ranked #154 of 191 Attractions in Copenhagen
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
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Trondheim
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Went here because we thought it would be fun. It turned out to be dingy, dated and depressing. Had the entrance fee been much, much cheaper I wouldn't have been so disappointed. But this museum is expensive! Visit the fantastic Glyptotek and the Designmuseum, just don't waste your time here.

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Winterthur, Switzerland
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Back in the days, this small museum was maybe okay. Neither the presentation nor yet the records are up to date. The price even with the copenagen card is too high. If you think of adding the "mysterical something addition to your list, don't do it. It is even more worse and out dated then the museum itself. - No... More

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Manama, Bahrain
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72 reviews 72 reviews
50 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

It's a long walk of about twenty minutes from the City Hall. There is entry ticket for the museum however you can buy combination ticket with Ripley's believe it or not and H C Andersen museums. There are interesting things to know inside and you will need at least an hour to see all the items inside.

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Kristiansand, Norway
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Although some of the attractions/ activities were actually quite fun to particitie in, togheter with our children, the all over experience was dissapointing. The interior, exhibitions/ activities are for the most part old/ worn, and the museum much smaller than expected in terms of activities and size. You can easily walk through in an hour, without feeling you have misses... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

It isn't as good as the one I saw in Florida, but still, for a family it might be quite entertaining. A bit of a facelift to the signs next to every object, they are now faily hard to read even if your eyesight is good.

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Singapore
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We went with our toddler and 4 year old. What a waste of money! The exhibits looks old and information was not engaging. Rather than visiting this crap, I suggest to use the money to go to a cafe with free wi-if and do an online search while enjoying a coffee. That would be so much better.

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Moscow, Russia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

The exhibition is a bit outdated but very good for kids. A good addition was a mystery hall (or something like that as I don't remember exactly the name.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Even if you're interested on the subject, this is a very poor place to visit. To much information to read in small posters near objects that try to represent some records. Copenhagen has a lot more to see and entering this museum will make you spend an hour of enjoyable moments outside.

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sandown, isle of wight
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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

To be honest we didn't even know about this place but as we were looking for the new harbour we walked past the figure of the tallest man in the world and got a quick photo, then headed to the new harbour. On our way back we had time to kill before getting back to our cruise ship and seeing... More

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Wejherowo, Poland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

There is nothing interesting inside museum. Just few poor interactive games, few requisites and figures (i.e. tallest, fatest, smallest human ) and lots of tablets informing about particular records. Waste of time and money.

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