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Swedish Museum of Natural History

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Different Faces of Nature

Swedish Museum of Natural History is fantastic museum dedicated to the various aspects of nature... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kiel, Germany
Half a day is needed for this museum

Unfortunately I didn't get to see the whole museum due to lack of time. So you definately need more... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
Uppsala, Sweden
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Swedish Museum of Natural History is fantastic museum dedicated to the various aspects of nature. In this museum are presented classical exhibitions including numerous interesting specimens of various animals and beautiful dioramas. However Swedish Museum of Natural History offers also captivating exhibitions which are multimedial...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

Unfortunately I didn't get to see the whole museum due to lack of time. So you definately need more than 2 hours.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Stina_Uppsala
Reviewed 8 November 2018

It's located next to Stockholm University. Like most of Stockholm, it's easily accessible by metro. The Museum is worth seeing. Across the highway there is a botanical garden and a small lake. It's a very beautiful and peaceful place.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank chesapeakebaykay2018
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Went with three kids (aged 3yrs, 5yrs and 7yrs). We were met by a polite member of the staff at the entrance that welcomed us in English and gave us some tips for the visit. The exhibits were only translated in English, and more disappointingly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank UmmAbdurrahmaan A
Reviewed 30 October 2018

There are nice collections of local flora and fauna and everything is arranged in approachable way, with some kids-oriented stands and exhibitions. Even if the whole building is impressive from outside and the staff is very professional and friendly (not to mention that their English...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank CoventryCrusader
Reviewed 8 October 2018

They have a huge collection of so many species, both mounted animals as skeletons. the animals are beautifully preserved and are in a natural position. The museum is split up into different parts and they are all breathtaking... There's a mammoth, whales, polar bear, lion,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KoenV1635
Reviewed 31 August 2018

If you are into Swedish history, come here. If not avoid. Its small, not really engaging. Good facilities

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank rapariga_madeirense
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This is a great museum, with a large collection including a couple of standout rarities, a Quaggga and a Thylacine.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PhotoMarc
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We were recommended to visit this museum while we were staying in Stockholm. Its just a short tube ride from the centre and free to visit. Lovely historic building with excellent exhibits over several floors. There is a cafe and places to sit as you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 2014Jandy
Reviewed 30 July 2018

If you are interested in the nature and history this is the right place to visit. It is interesting for all ages, staff is friendly and the exhibitions are presented in an interesting way. The iMax Cosmonova is a must-visit, tip is to look up...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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find Stockholm’s most majestic residential buildings,
a beautiful market hall from 1888 displaying gourmet
foods from around the world and the Swedish Royal
Dramatic Theatre with its awe-inspiring architecture.
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I am not sure but the best way to get there is by the metro and there is a stop very close by. Have a lovely visit.