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Swedish Museum of Natural History

#34 of 310 things to do in Stockholm Features Animals
40 Frescativaegen, Stockholm 114 18, Sweden
+46 8 519 540 00
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Great place, especially for kids!

Went there twice with our kid (had to go back because of the dinosaurs), and we all loved it. The... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Josip D
Karlovac, Croatia
World class content accessible to everyone...wow!

I'm a bit of a natural museum/science centre wonk and visit them in every city I visit. I've worked... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
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40 Frescativaegen, Stockholm 114 18, Sweden
+46 8 519 540 00
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Went there twice with our kid (had to go back because of the dinosaurs), and we all loved it. The museum is very well set out with many interesting exhibits, and there is definitely something for everyone. Location is on a walking distance from Universitetet...More

Thank Josip D
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I'm a bit of a natural museum/science centre wonk and visit them in every city I visit. I've worked in several and helped in the design so I'm always looking at how each country interprets and entertains its visitors. I wasn't expecting much here after...More

Thank roadkilt
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great museum which shows not only the nature of Sweden but other parts of the world like the polar areas, but also the human body and climate. A very modern and interesting museum. Perfect for children, but also for adults it is...More

Thank Olav H
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Not as glorious as New York's Natural History Museum its Scandinavian version is still a lot of fun in three floors. My kids aged between 2 and 7 loved everything from the IMAX-theatre to the Antarctis exposition. Plenty of stuff to see and do for...More

Thank Milla Y
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Every respectable large city has a natural history museum and so does Stockholm. But every single one I've visited was more interesting than this one. Pinned butterflies are not very 21st century.

Thank JonDoe04134
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

It is a first for me in Stockholm. To like a museum. It is a good visit for kids. The history part and the human evolution expositons are good. The insects and birds and animal sections are not so good. A small variety of exibits,...More

Thank thor2705
Reviewed 9 March 2017

So many interesting displays on several floors and rooms. Restaurant tasty food and reasonble price. Subway and bus accesible.

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This museum has something for everyone including lots of hands on stuff for kids. The building itself is very old and beautiful. Very good restaurant with reasonable prices. We ate lunch there and weren't disappointed. Would definitely recommend this museum.

Thank dinibalych
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great museum. Unfortunately we did not have enough time to see all of it, but only the ground floor with the pre-historic and viking artifacts. I am somewhat of a viking enthusiast, so this exhibition was fascinating. But so was the pre-history...More

Thank Christina D
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Great place to find out about Swedish history. Multiple levels with access for the older generation and people in wheel chairs

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Response from AliceHag | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is parking next to the museum. Yes you have to congestion charge.
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