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Address: ul. Kopernika 15/17, Torun, Poland

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Some interesting medieval items

This is a small museum with some interesting items - not related directly to Kopernik - maybe with exception of the 2nd edition (1566 not 1543) of his works. But there were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 7, 2014
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Warsaw, Poland
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Warsaw, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

This is a small museum with some interesting items - not related directly to Kopernik - maybe with exception of the 2nd edition (1566 not 1543) of his works. But there were some very intersting items from the period or a bit later - very nice furniture - loveable microscope. A nice small museum.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

If you can dodge the waves of schoolchildren here, you might have a better time. This is an interesting building only because of the man who lived here several centuries ago. Plan to spend no more than 15-20 minutes here. It's a quick run up and down the stairs while briefly peeking into the various rooms. Other than the structure... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Given the number of school trips this place recieves it is surprising it is not more interactive. Nevertheless, it was interesting to see the equipment that Copernicus constructed himself to conduct the calculations and formalise his theorem. And all of this without a telescope!

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Rennes, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

Interesting visit, but could be more furnished. Most of the items exposed are facsimiles. Still worst visiting if you are in town.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2011

I was only in Torun for a couple of days and spent much time visiting my family there, so was unable to visit many of the attractions, however, walking around the town itself, was lovely. It seemed a very ordered well-maintained city, and I will go again, to see it more thoroughly.

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