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Pythagoras Industrial Museum

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Looking back

A very nice looking back at the equipment used in years gone by. Real craftsman, inventors. Clear... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
Warwick, New York
Quick tour - worth it

Very interesting for both adult and children. The first sight is a bit intimidating as this... read more

Reviewed April 4, 2018
Stockholm, Sweden
via mobile
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Aug 26, 2018
“Looking back”
Apr 4, 2018
“Quick tour - worth it”
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

A very nice looking back at the equipment used in years gone by. Real craftsman, inventors. Clear evidence of innovation. Very nice shop!!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dkommers
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting for both adult and children. The first sight is a bit intimidating as this resembles an average factory- workshop, but as the audio-guide unvails, it’s a very interesting history. The child play area was also special with scientific toys. With Young children, please...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank dashjd
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Self guided tour in English of metal turning factory from 1899 which made mostly one cylinder engines. Every aspect well preserved 4/5 as no engine was running today 6/9/17. Allow 1h for tour and inside out of weather.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jo G
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Visited here while in the town and followed the footpath signs from there; which took us up a very long and steep flight of uneven steps. Once at the museum we realised there was a car park and alternative approach road that would have been...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank CheshPotts
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Machines can be interesting. First I did not give much attention to machines but after coming here I felt there is so much more to machines. The way the things are explained here specially the audio, it helped me understand so many things.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank mobi7z
Reviewed February 10, 2017

This museum is really special, as it presents the factory just as it was before closure. They offer an outstanding audio guide too (both Swedish and English versions are very good). It's especially remarkable as it's not always popular in Sweden to show pride in...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank JonDoe04134
Reviewed June 10, 2015

Take a step back 60 years to a factory that time forgot. You can almost see the ghosts of the employees that left this factory one day never to return

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Woolwichgb
Reviewed November 4, 2014

Just one hour travel north of Stockholm you find this attraction where time stood still for many years. Pythagoras was once a world leading manufacturer of engines. Step by step the hot bulb engines came out of fashion and the production was closed down in...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank Lennart L
Reviewed July 29, 2013

Pythagoras was a world leader manufacturer with their engines in the early 1900. As with many exceptional products, technology was faster in development than the factory was able to cope with. For almost 50 years, the factory was in hibernation and now it is open...More

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank bbjurstr
Reviewed April 17, 2013

This is a industrial history at its best. Pythagoras factory is located about 1 hr from Stockholm . Pythagoras is a hot bulb engine factory founded in the early part of the last century. And its working, every day during summer you will see them...More

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank Protravellerswe
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