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Hunterian Museum

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Great little museum

Although the museum is a bit small, it is packed with an eclectic and at times bizarre mix of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
bastock23
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Free entry, tours provided

An amazing collection, and so varied. I appreciated that a guide sought out me (and other visitors... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CloudGirls
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Although the museum is a bit small, it is packed with an eclectic and at times bizarre mix of objects means, and was able to spend a considerable time looking through it. Beautiful surroundings and well worth seeing.

Thank bastock23
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing collection, and so varied. I appreciated that a guide sought out me (and other visitors) to initiate a tour. Well worth the visit if you're on the U Glasgow campus.

Thank CloudGirls
Reviewed 1 week ago

Part of a team building exercise for us - visit the museum for one hour tell us what you liked best / learnt etc. - everyone had some good stuff to share and although the museum appears slightly small the fact that a lot of...More

Thank flamps
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently visited the Hunterian Museum with my Mum&Dad. Firstly, the museum is tucked away within Glasgow University buildings which are worth a visit themselves, they are stunning. The main part of the museum in the beautiful Great Hall is a collection of artefacts which...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nicely displayed variety of items from Roman history to fossils to medical and it’s all free (as all museums in Scotland in case you didn’t know). On the campus of the University of Glasgow, you’ll also feel as if you are in a Harry Potter...More

Thank tmboc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hunterian is effectively a group of museums grouped around the campus of Glasgow University. The Main museum housed in the main building does not have a wide range of artifacts. However it was well worth taking a short guided tour by one of the...More

Thank petermack2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum and university grounds were so impressive. The initial reaction by my boys was that it would be a really cool place to go to school - and that was just from the outside of the buildings! The museum itself was fabulous. The collections...More

Thank TravellingFrench
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were recommended to go to this Museum by the Hotel’s barman, what an excellent place; we went to both the Zoology museum and the Hunterian general museum, this has an excellent display of unusual exhibits, including various inventions by both Watt and Kelvin. Collections...More

Thank sandy r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is inside the university main building and it has a small but dedicated set of impressive collections. As a student in biology I love this place.

Thank Alien W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has fascinating exhibits from around the Antonine Wall, which ran roughly between Glasgow and Edinburgh. They are in excellent condition and tell the story of Roman legions and their forts.

Thank terrysingh
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Callum T
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We did not take a car on this occasion but travelled to the Museum by public transport which is very good from the city to the West End of Glasgow. There is also an underground system to Hillhead in Byres Road and it is... More
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