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Address: Hagaparken, Stockholm, Sweden
Phone Number: 4687303981
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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This indoor tropical nature preserve provides a nice escape from the cold....

This indoor tropical nature preserve provides a nice escape from the cold. There are more than 700 types of butterflies in a 3,000-square-meter indoor habitat, as well as many different plants and animals.

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Small Aquarium but good for small kids

Good place to spend an hour with a small kid, some turtles, big fishes, butterflies and sharks (small/medium size). Check in advance for the Sharks presentation, only at a... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 16, 2016
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shanghai
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Good place to spend an hour with a small kid, some turtles, big fishes, butterflies and sharks (small/medium size). Check in advance for the Sharks presentation, only at a specific time. There is also fake tiger/crocodile and hippopotamus. Good to have a coffee shop inside to get a snack ( you can also go at the one near the park... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Quite far from the city center, so take under consideration it can take about half an hour to get there. The butterflies are pretty amazing and there is a hatching spot where you can see the cocoons. Not as many butterflies as you think-but overall pretty nice exhibition. Furthermore there is an aquarium exhibition with sharks which are nice. In... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

I went to this attraction as part of the Stockholm Pass and because I love all things animal. I wasn't expecting too much because of its size, but I have to say that it's quite decent. There's a koi pond, butterfly area, insect and frog exhibits, and a few tanks with one larger one containing sharks. I thought that the... More 

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Thank Natalie T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

Nice environment adapted to live butterflies. Everyone who likes butterflies should include this attraction on your list!

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Thank MateZko
Bilbao, Spain
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

I felt a bit disappointed with it. I was expecting that butterflies was the core of the house, but it was only a couple of sticks where you can see how the butterfly was born (if you are lucky). But, then you can not see them actually around. The rest of the attractions are thought for kids, and not really... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

The place itself is tiny, they put plastic tiger, crocodile and a cobra to give it a better look... The aquarium part barely has any fish or shark

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Thank Alexa N
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

The museum is nice. But I would advise all visitors to eat somewhere else before or after the visit. The restaurant in the museum is expensive and bad. Ich rate allen an vor oder nach dem Besuch zu essen. Das Restaurant ist teuer und und das Essen schlecht.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016

Stockholm City is full of advertising for this kitsch thing. It cost 155 SEK to get in for an adult. You pay so much to see the Kitsch. It is only a very expensive tourists trap, The children will see the advertising and will want to go and you get tricked with bad plastic animals and nothing real or from... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Only reason it's not 5 stars is because of age of building as it's not an ultra modern place but absolutely worth a half-day trip for kids. Even though it's on the smaller scale, kids won't think twice. Great gift shop, rainforest, butterflies, fish, turtles, frogs, birds and now sharks in the new acquarium in the back. Little interactive exhibits... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016

Colourful and full of Life with hundreds of butterflies and Fish. The restaurant on the garden outside was very good with an option to spending more time walking around other attractions within the compound. One can easily spend a whole day!

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