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Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet

Frescativagen 40, Stockholm 114 18, Sweden
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Ranked #24 of 160 attractions in Stockholm
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Natural History Museums
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Gothenburg, Sweden
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

This was my first trip to Museum of Natural History, Stockholm. It is amazing given the amount of artifacts available. One would need well over 2-3 hours. I missed the planetarium, but sure there will another time. Start with Swedish nature and then go to polar region. The Blue-whale will definitely take your breath away.

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Stockholm, Sverige
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

First time visitors should focus on the permanent exhibitions; The Swedish Nature and the Human Animal, they are fantastic! I visited with a group of people without the Swedish language and they loved it!

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Adelaide, Australia
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69 reviews 69 reviews
26 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I came here on a break from a recent business trip and was very very pleasantly surprised. There are some fabulous exhibits and very well laid out and presented. There are also many types of animals all well preserved and the museum has placed many in their own exhibits. Thus for the polar region there are great displays of the... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Been here many times with my two little sisters and they love it every time. The entry is ok priced.

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Melbourne, Australia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
40 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

This is a great place to visit to see and learn more about Scandinavian history. All the little marquee's and miniatures about Swedish life and history are here... you learn so much, got me totally intrigued with their history. Take a good half day to visit this place, it is quite big!

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Stockholm, Sweden
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54 reviews 54 reviews
15 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

I've wanted to come here for quite some time as I've heard it is THE museum to visit in Stockholm so my expectations were high. The building itself is beautiful but the exhibitions are not very well organised. They are sort of seperated by themes but all the rooms have like three themes in them so it can be a... More

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Oslo, Norway
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49 reviews 49 reviews
24 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

This is one of my favorite places in all of Stockholm. I always have a good time when I go here and it's fitting for small children up to old people. The 3D dome is one of my favorites.

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Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
13 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014 via mobile

We went with our daughter -age of 7. We all Loved it. It worth a trip to sweden. One of the best museum we have visited. Specially designed for kids. You can spend a whole day. There is an interactive floor with kids educational games. There is a 3d dome for movies and many more. Dont miss it

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San Diego, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
21 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

I was doing a tour of the city in one of those hop-on-hop-off buses. We were going through the Östermalm Djurgården district of Stockolm, when I decided I was kind'a tired because of all this traveling I do, getting in late at night before. So I got off at this one landmark and I had no idea what it was... More

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51 reviews 51 reviews
32 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

I was disappointed - too many not interesting exhibitions and most of really interesting exhibitions are very small

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