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Museum of World Culture

Sodra vagen 54, Gothenburg 41254, Sweden
+46 10 456 12 00
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The Museum of World Culture is a meeting place with thoughtful exhibitions and programs about exciting and current global issues. Here you can enjoy culture and good food with the whole family in a fabulous environment.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
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Sodra vagen 54, Gothenburg 41254, Sweden
+46 10 456 12 00
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were here during the week of All Saints Day, Halloween, and Day of the Dead. The arrangements made for this week was to show the Mexican celebrations of The Day of the Dead. It included exhibitions, dance shows and of course a piñata. The...More

Thank Dr_PJ
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

There’s a profound feeling in Sweden of guilt portrayed around the current world crises as they are a principle exporter of weaponry for Syria’s wars (and others) which are displacing millions of refugees. This is most felt in the creative spaces around Gothenburg (as Saab...More

Thank D L
Reviewed 2 October 2017

It's a quirky museum with exhibitions that show objects in some relationship or concept, rather than chronologically, with differently themed temporary exhibitions. The entrance is free, you only pay for the seminars that take place (if they do). We visited the 3rd and 4th floor...More

Thank Tinde_K
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Mixed feelings about this museum. The 'Crossroads' exhibition upstairs was excellent and really well thought out. Definitely challenged some of my thinking and worldview. The soon to open 'Syrian Voices' exhibit also sounded intriguing. I was let down by the downstairs exhibition as it was...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Following Swedish tradition you remove your shoes when entering this section. Shoes are kept in cubbies where there is a display of shoes from around the world! Another section has hats from around the world for children to try on. There are steps and ramps...More

Thank RobinR699
Reviewed 17 July 2017

But especially young! Free museum. Spent a lot of time there with 3 year old. He was constantly exploring and there is a lot to view.

Thank liket0dine0ut
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

If you want to waste an hour of your life looking at dresses made out of wax table runners, or want to get updated on on Imperialism and its affect on STD's in sub Saharan Africa look no further, you have hours of fun cut...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Extraordinary museum that you should not miss! An exhibition for adults and the other for children that adults can enjoy too... Playing, feeling and reflecting about the ways we live together and by ourselves all over the world.

Thank michelf0urnier
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The day of my visit I had a group of people from Syria among other who I teach Swedish. An important part of integration is also to show the Swedish society and our museums. A part of this exhibition is about how refugees from Syria...More

Thank Tom E
Reviewed 23 March 2017

the place to go and see the exhibition "Tillsammans". for the youngest ones and just excellent for the smallest family-members. has a restaurant and coffeplace and located close to Liseberg and Universeum. Close to most things.

Thank matsnilserikande2017
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