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Address: 6 Malmoehusvaegen, Malmo 211 18, Sweden
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+46 40 34 44 00
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

Malmöhus Castle is Scandinavia´s oldest surviving Renaissance castle. Here...

Malmöhus Castle is Scandinavia´s oldest surviving Renaissance castle. Here Denmark´s coins were minted in the Middle Ages and here Crown Prince Frederick held wild parties in the 16th century. Prisoners were beheaded in the courtyard in the 19th century. Today Malmöhus forms part of Malmö Museer. The castle is part of Sweden´s cultural heritage and is managed by the National Property Board.

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Natural life Museum

It has 2 parts: natural life museum and a small aquarium. SEK 30/adult entrance. It presents life on the spot millions of years ago, based on underground findings. There are... read more

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Bucharest, Romania
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45 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

It has 2 parts: natural life museum and a small aquarium. SEK 30/adult entrance. It presents life on the spot millions of years ago, based on underground findings. There are many exhibits presenting ecology to children, how to take care of the environment. I recommend it for families with children.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took in the Finnish Design exhibit commemorating 100 years of independence. Content was good and the material includined furniture , glass and clothing design. The Roma exhibit was fascinating and deserves greater attendance.

Thank Richard U
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cam here trying to escape the cold weather outside last Winter and found it very curious to have several unrelated museums in one ensemble. The prices are relatively cheap though this is mostly a family place as there is a large aquarium/zoo for kids. I would recommend if you have a lot of time to do it properly!!

Thank Coralie B
Lancaster, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So impressed by the range of exhibits here. Amazing aquarium and vivariums with good info in English for many of the creatures. The history of the Roma was well described for such a sensitive national topic. Good Danish/swedish history explanations. Cafe was local produce and good value - could easily make a day of the visit

Thank Jenny S
Blankenfelde, Germany
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Reviewed April 20, 2017

We spent about three hours in the Museum, visiting first the aquarium and natural history museum and then the castle with it's sections on Malmoe History, the castle's history, art, craftwork, furniture and art gallery. A goodplace to visit with children as with the wide range of exhibits there is something interesting for everyone in the family. We especially enjoyed... More 

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Vina del Mar, Chile
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Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

A beautiful place with magnificent surroundings, very calmed and very good for a nice promenade. A must see in Malmö

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Malmo, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

Great spot on cold or rainy days! Has a restaurant with good quality lunches, a museum and aquarium! My kids love it! Cheap for those buying an annual card or just popping in once! When you pay the entrance here you also have access to the Technical museum which is just great!

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Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

Talking about castle, I would expect something totally different. This building looks like an old factory or prison. The surroundings are however nice. When i was there, it was closed, thus cannot rate the inside.

Thank haanahh
Aarhus, Denmark
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Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

This museum is confusing: A strange mix of an aquarium, a fauna museum, N old castle and an art museum. Who would like to see everything at the same time? It is not even divided intonsections with clear signs. So one is left with the impression that it is confusing.

Thank Lone T
Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed March 9, 2017

This visit should be paired with the Technology & Maritime Museum nearby. You can use the same ticket for entry and no need to pay twice. I really enjoyed reading a bit of history of the war.

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