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“scientific mainly” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Teylers Museum

Teylers Museum
Spaarne 16 | Haarlem, 2011 CH Haarlem, The Netherlands (Centrum)
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Ranked #6 of 26 things to do in Haarlem
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Newton Stewart, Scotland, United Kingdom
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“scientific mainly”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

there are coins and pictures and various rocks etc however the main part of the building is given over to the history of various scientific instruments

Visited August 2013
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  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
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New York City, New York
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“Not my cup of tea”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

We had an hour to spend till the Frans Hals Museum opening, and it just filled the slack. There was not too much to see, not to my taste anyway. The museum building is interesting though.

Visited May 2013
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
“One of the most interesting museums we have ever visited.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

It was full of everything. Art, industrial instruments, technology, lifestyles etc. From entering to leaving our interest never waned. There was something for everyone. Great place, great value.

Visited July 2013
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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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“must have seen this museum”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

It is the oldest museum so visit it.
It is a beautiful building especially the ceiling.
Anyway I woul recommend it if you visit Haarlem, for me the best town in Holland.

Visited July 2013
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“Amazing!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013 via mobile

This is museum has an incredible collection of fossils and scientific instruments (we only got this far in 2 hours) everything is so interesting and the English audio guide is first rate.

The desk staff were very friendly and gave us good advice about museum cards...buy them for the adults but not the kids since kids are super cheap or free admission at all museums. We stopped in here after the Saturday market and a tour to the Tenboom museum so there was just not enoughtime to take it all in

Visited July 2013
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