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Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet

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Address: Frescativagen 40, Stockholm 114 18, Sweden
Phone Number: 468.519.540.00
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The Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet is my favorite museum in Stockholm and I often go there when I'm in the city. I've been to several museums of natural history worldwide and this is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

The Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet is my favorite museum in Stockholm and I often go there when I'm in the city. I've been to several museums of natural history worldwide and this is still my favorite. Some of the exhibits are always there, others come and go. It's interesting for both kids and adults. I strongly recommend making a visit!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Skip Abba, go to the Wasa museum but do not spend the whole day there, stroll through the King's castle without stopping for too long. THIS is the museum to go to, at least if you prefer science and nature to the other stuff. I have visited Stockholm a couple of times before, and last week visited the Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet... More 

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Sollentuna, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Very interesting museum especially for kids, but adults will like it. At this time there was a exhibition of dinosaurs, kids were very interested ( and adults too). It is a 1/2 day visit and you can it in the restaurant there, which is nice, or you can bring your own food, there is a place prepared for eating the... More 

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Turku, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Came purely for the Cosmonova, and although the museum is situated a way out of town it was easy to reach via the Metro. Unfortunately we come to the museum last after a few other museums and were quite tired, too tired to walk round all the museum exhibits we had a look in at the dinosaurs and then grabbed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We entered the museum at the time of opening. Not much people and we could easily go through the exhibits calmly. Very nice and tasting lunch. Simple but well presented. We then went to the creative workshop and made dinosaurs.

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Luleå
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

The museum was very nice with quite a few exhibits on both mammal and marine life. There was also an exhibit about the "human animal". Buy a museum/cosmonova ticket combo to save money. I don't think you can buy these at the automated ticket machines. Go to the counters. The Cosmonova (IMAX theatre) was a bit of a let down.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is a great half day adventure for families with kids. The museum has a nice big area with animals in the forest and in the water, and also some small "activities" for adults and kids to do (for example to let the kids go look for a hidden red feather or through a memory game try to recognize different... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

You can easily get there with metro from Central Station. The building is huge and beautiful from the outside. You need to take a number and wait for a while until you buy a ticket. We took tickets for exhibitions and Cosmonova as well. I can highly recommend Cosmonova and I think it is a must when you are there.... More 

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Kington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

As I've mentioned previously on here, I'm not a tourist-y person but when in Rome...Me and my good friend went here mostly for the Cosmonova (if that has a separate page on here, I'll review that there) which was a fascinating cinematic experience. English translator devices were thankfully available for that and were free of charge. We saw the space... More 

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Naturhistoriska, Marknadsassistent at Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet, responded to this review

Hi! I’m glad you had a nice experience at Cosmonova, but we’re of course sorry to hear that your expectations weren´t quite fulfilled by our exhibitions. We gladly welcome you back in April when our big exhibition on evolution, fossil and dinosaurs opens again after the ongoing reconstruction. The one you visited, MiniDino is a temporary one. Best regards Caroline/NRM More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

I was here on a very interesting guided tour about the arctics and antarctica and what impact the rising temperature on the globe have on these areas. The guide was very knowledgeable and the exhibition was cool. Afterwords I took a look at the minerals and meteorites in the collection.

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