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Hunterian Museum

Glasgow University | Kelvingrove, Glasgow, Scotland
+44 141 330 4221 x4221
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Fabulous Museum

A great Museum, very informative, includes the works of William Thomson "Lord Kelvin" James... read more

Reviewed yesterday
annemacmillan
A real gem

Did not know what to expect, but this was a a very interesting and eclectic collection hosed in a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Glasgow University | Kelvingrove, Glasgow, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday

A great Museum, very informative, includes the works of William Thomson "Lord Kelvin" James Watt,.. Joseph Lister, to name a few & not forgetting the Man who bequeathed the Museum & who it's named after William Hunter.. A great way to spend a rainy day,...More

Thank annemacmillan
Reviewed 6 days ago

Did not know what to expect, but this was a a very interesting and eclectic collection hosed in a beautiful hall. Good exhibits on Lords Kelvin and Lister. And it is all free!

Thank jackwK7924FX
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this museum by accident while visiting the University. It was fascinating especially the Museum of anatomy and Zoology, where all the old medical utensils and specimens are displayed. While in Glasgow its well worth going to see.

Thank MariaLetizia2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a magical place, full of some of the most interesting items i have ever seen in a museum. Can you imagine i lived in Glasgow for nearly 20 years and never been. this is a must go to place when in glasgow DO NOT...More

Thank robertcO9392YX
Reviewed 1 week ago

A small museum, and notwithstanding Hunter's achievements not that interesting. Many (if not most) of the interactive items were out of order. You could skip this at no great loss.

Thank peterg1001
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous, fabulous, fabulous! Lots of interesting things - plenty to stimulate the imagination. There are some truly amazing specimens and historical documents. There is something for everyone. If you love science, if you love history, if you love the history of science then this is...More

Thank PatriciaDE24
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the museum with family who were visiting from Canada. A true gem of a museum and shouldnt be missed.

Thank elizabeth m
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting collection of medical, cultural and technical exhibits across two floors in the university. Free to enter and worth an hour's investment

Thank ColinA640
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived late in the day, so our visit was a bit rushed. There is lots to see here, form the weird medical exhibits to things from Roman times. Excellent.

Thank PopandAlf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lot to see in a lovely old hall on the University campus. The medical items are particularly good but there is a varied and interesting collection. free lectures are sometimes on and the one I attended was very interesting - only 15 min things....More

Thank Whatbob
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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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