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The Natural History Museum

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Good and informative

I visited one afternoon with a friend but we only had a couple of hours. Museum is a good size so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Awizil
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Filled to the brim with wonderful exhibits

If you want to see a whale skeleton and an elephant in the same building this FREE museum is the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kay186370
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Reykjavik, Iceland
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Museivagen 10 | Slottsskogen Ostra, Gothenburg 413 11, Sweden
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A lovely way to spend an afternoon. Thw museum is well organised with a large variaty of animals on display. If you enjoy these kind of museums, then this is a must for you. Not to memtion that there was no entrance fee when we...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One place to see all animals across the world!! Big, small, wild, pets, birds.... everything. The animals are just like they were standing there and will start to make sounds now!! Life size blue whale is amazing together with African elephant!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited one afternoon with a friend but we only had a couple of hours. Museum is a good size so make time, especially if you want to see and read everything. I unfortunately only saw part of it. The museum was good and had...More

Thank Awizil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to see a whale skeleton and an elephant in the same building this FREE museum is the place to go! Wildlife exhibits from all around the globe can be seen in this very well presented museum. The spacious building is lovely too,...More

Thank kay186370
Reviewed 25 August 2018

This is located in the park. There were signs to it, but they weren’t all that clear. Entrance was free. I walked around, and a lot (nearly all) of the exhibitions were in Swedish. Sometimes it would have been nice to have a bit more...More

Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed 28 July 2018

One of the best museum to visit in Gothenburg. They have great collections of stuffed animals and birds, I could say they have of taxidermy kinds of stuff. It's a great place to visit with kids, more like an educational visit. The giant elephant and...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Good location for a visit! They do English tours! That would have been better. You can also get an app to help you with the language barrier. Other than that the museum is very good. You can spend a good couple of hours in here...More

Thank Jackyates93
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Free admission…and we spent about 2 hours here. Not a lot of English so mostly looking at the specimens. Hard to believe they have so many things to see , quite amazing. As another review pointed out some of these animals died a natural death...More

Thank Kennedy1981
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Exactly what I expected from a natural history museum. It had a wide selection of stuffed animals, it takes just over an hour to walk round and see everything.

Thank 590olliej
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

I’ll start by saying that this museum is free which is a big plus when you travel with three children. We enjoyed each floor. I liked that it was organized in rows and not chaotic. We came at the opening to avoid the crowd. The...More

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