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Kulturmagasinet

Opens in 21 min: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Sundsvall museum

Different exhibitions on art, history and nature, all of them quite small, but most of them... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JonDoe04134
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Lidingo, Sweden
The building is worth a visit but not the museum

The museum itself just didn't fit together for me. Another reviewer said it wasn't "cohesive... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
fizzy1991
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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 Packhusgatan, Sundsvall 851 96, Sweden
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+46 60 19 18 00
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Different exhibitions on art, history and nature, all of them quite small, but most of them interesting. I spent maybe about an hour there and really enjoyed it. It was my first time in Sundsvall, so this museum was a very good starting point. There...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JonDoe04134
Reviewed August 26, 2018

The museum itself just didn't fit together for me. Another reviewer said it wasn't "cohesive" which I agree is a good term. They wanted to make appeal to such a large audience they lost the focus of what they wanted the museum to represent. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank fizzy1991
Reviewed August 14, 2018

We walked the city 'storgaten' from our Scandic City Hotel admiring the interesting 'turn of the 20th C' architecture along the way. Arriving at the Sundsvall Museum, we discovered an architect had connected 4 of these 1890's buildings with glass providing for a large open...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Gene R J
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Kulturmagasinet is an interesting place to visit, I am using the word interesting in a mix of the British and American vernacular when I say that. What I mean is that if you like museums, quiet and somewhat dry information then this is worth while...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

The permanent exhibitions about the town history are well-built and worth a visit, and some of the other displays are very good as well. However, most of the museum is in Swedish only.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank salarsson
Reviewed February 20, 2017

I love that there are places like this: a meeting point for culture. But the majority of the different exhibitions didn't feel cohesive. Felt a bit like "we take what we have and put it here".

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Edward S
Reviewed December 19, 2016

If rainy go and actively sit here. Read about the towns history, let the children play, have a cup of coffee or just look at the others.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Dykdoktorn
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

Considering Sundsvall is a very small town with a little over 100,000 inhabitants, this is a good little museum and well worth a visit. The Kulturmagasinet is located near the city center bus terminal, near the best spot in any town. The building itself is...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank kieronl148
Reviewed August 22, 2016

I can't give a high score because it is not the National Gallery or anything! But is is a lovely place to visit if you are in Sundsvall. Very good photographic exhibition. Just a nice space, and well looked after.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank abunnyboy
Reviewed April 26, 2016

Museum where there is something for all family. Nice building, bright just to sit and spend some hours working or drinking coffee with a friend. Small but nice souvenir shop with very friendly employees.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank MildaC
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