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The Natural History Museum

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Address: Museivagen 10 | Slottsskogen Ostra, Gothenburg 413 11, Sweden
Phone Number: 031/775-24-00
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Lots of taxidermy, but unique.

It is neat because most of it was done in the late 1800s to early 1900s, which gives it a Darwinian Nautralist feel. But make no mistake, it's more taxidermy than you'll likely... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

So fun, lots of stuffed animals and great for all ages of children and parents! The animals are dead some have texts written about where they are there and where they found them...

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

this is a very interesting museum a worth a visit there is a good cafe and a gift shop ,the museum opens at 10:00 daily

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Glossop, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

Plenty of stuffed exhibits including the worlds only stuffed blue whale and a giant African elephant, and plenty of info in English. Less interesting for adults.

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Molndal, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Not quite worth it. Better than nothing, but... Stockholm's museum is somewhat better, but nothing compared to Vienna's. If you want to find something kid-friendly to do - you can do better.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We didn't get to see much of it because we got there late and was fascinated by the section of birds they had! It was row after row about birds! And fish and other animals but we didn't have time.. it was cool though! Recommended for animal lovers who want to see every species! Also free of charge if under... More 

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Gabrovo, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

I like it at all! There is place for eating with children, the museum is within a very big park with zoo. It's a very interesting museum especially for children - with real elephant, Simba the lion and things like this...

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Gothenburg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Hugh collection of birds. They have Hugh collection of other animals as well. Only thing I hated about this place is . not to have any description in English. All of it is in Swedish and you cannot understand what is written. You have to just look at it.

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

The museum was very nice apart from that no English translation existed for the exhibits. It is upon a hill before starting exploring the park...

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Newberg, OR
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

It is neat because most of it was done in the late 1800s to early 1900s, which gives it a Darwinian Nautralist feel. But make no mistake, it's more taxidermy than you'll likely ever see again.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Obviously not as big as Natural History Museum in London or the US varients, but still has quiet an extensive collection of animals, fishes and plants. 40SEK for adults and free for youth (25 or young) and children.

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Address: Museivagen 10 | Slottsskogen Ostra, Gothenburg 413 11, Sweden
Phone Number: 031/775-24-00
Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  West Coast  >  Vastra Gotaland County  >  Gothenburg

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