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Tycho Brahe Museum

Landsvagen 182 | St. Ibb, Hven, Landskrona, Landskrona Municipality 260 13, Sweden
+46 76 162 45 20
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Nice way how to spend couple of hours at island

It´s not the biggest museum, but there is a church where you can see Tycho Brahe´s exibition, right... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
Copenhagen, Denmark
One of my favourite excursions in Sweden

This museum and the surroundings on the wonderful island of Ven in the narrow sound between Denmark... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
Uppsala, Sweden
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The Tycho Brahe Museum is located at the site of the Skansk/Danish astronomers compound on the island Ven, in the middle of the Oresund. The area consists of the exhibition in the former All Saints Church, Observatory Stjarneborg, the recreated Renaissance Garden, Idea History Children’s Park and a planet orbit trail done to scale. The remains of Brahe’s Castle and Observatory are fixed ancient monuments in the area. The Museum also includes a store and an adjoining cafe.
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Landsvagen 182 | St. Ibb, Hven, Landskrona, Landskrona Municipality 260 13, Sweden
+46 76 162 45 20
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

It´s not the biggest museum, but there is a church where you can see Tycho Brahe´s exibition, right next to the church there is a garden where you can try various historical games. And it´s deffinitely not only for kids. We really enjoyed the games...More

Thank Dominika999
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This museum and the surroundings on the wonderful island of Ven in the narrow sound between Denmark and Sweden is one of the places I like to come back to over and over again. It is simply a marvellous place and you have it all...More

Thank Swedishcosmopolitan
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I have visited the museum twice. The first time I didn't go into Stjärneborg, the underground observatory reconstruction. I do not recall much of the first visit except Uraniborg, the exhibition in the church, which hasn't changed much in 10 years. It is still pretty...More

Thank AriannaB
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful museum situated in the former church and around it and dedicated to the famous astronomer Tycho Brahe and his life work on the island. Especially exciting is the underground part of ot with an amazing show with the astronomic equipment and a story...More

Thank Dona_Nils
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I absolutely love visiting Hven. I tell everyone who is traveling to Denmark or Southern Sweden to make the effort to get there. The Museum is one of the most beautiful I have ever seen and I have been in a lot of museums. The...More

Thank Debra Z
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Our guide, Martin, taught me everything I now know about the Danish Astronomer, Tycho Brahe. The short ferry ride to the island of Hven was pretty and the island itself is beautiful, perfect for a day of cycling. Lots of lovely panoramas to eat a...More

Thank haifasharon
Reviewed 9 January 2016

A lovely museum about Tycho Brahe on the sleepy island of Hven. Don't miss the opportunity to visit the underground observatory that Tycho built in the 1500s. The observatory contains some of the original plinths from Tycho's time but has been rebuilt so you get...More

Thank Hapsci
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Famed scientist and nobelmen Tycho Brahe set up his research institute at the small island of Venn between 1576-1597, where he carried out his research in astronomy, meterology and astrology. Today, the parts of Stajarenborg, the underground observatory remain. There are also multimedia presentations, full...More

Thank ffeverywhere
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

We took the ferry from Copenhagen to the idyllic island of Hven to visit this excellent museum at the site of one of the first true scientific academies for the systematic observation of the stars. Excellent exhibits on the accomplishments and history of great Danish...More

Thank johnsonweider
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

We visited the museum given that it was in the town we decided to do a bike tour through. I was very please with the place and the little part of history that exists on that little island. Wonder place to stop and learn about...More

Thank Jpgabon
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