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Agder Natural History Museum and Botanical Garden

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Address: Gimleveien 23, Kristiansand 4630, Norway
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Beautiful park

The museum is small with a focus on local flora, fauna and geology, and some temporary exhibition that change from time to time. The real gem is the botanical gardens and the park... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tore S
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Kristiansand, Norway
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Kristiansand, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is small with a focus on local flora, fauna and geology, and some temporary exhibition that change from time to time. The real gem is the botanical gardens and the park surrounding the museum. This is a chicken coop in the garden. There is a cafe and shop that are open when the museum is open. The park... More 

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Kristiansand, Norway
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

A great place for parents with kids. Lots of history and not too big. Popular for schools and the locals.

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Kristiansand, Norway
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Reviewed 22 December 2016

Very beautyful place. Worth the detour and the trip. Dont forget the park in the background. Hidden palace.

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Kristiansand, Norway
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

A lovely park of natural surroundings, and the building tell teir own history. This is a natural pearl in kristiansand

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Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

I always enjoy visiting Agder Natur Museum! It's in Kristiansand, Norway. They've got stuffed animals, minerals, succelents, cactuses and a large botanical garden!

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Small but interesting museum focusing on the local area. Nice rose garden and the obligatory cactus house. You get a free coffee with entrance which is a nice touch, the cafe would be very please to place to visit on its own, peaceful. Staff member was very helpful. Would be nice to have a brief information in English on the... More 

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Reviewed 13 August 2015

A great place for families to explore with both inside and outside activities. A beautiful rose garden and even some vines growing this far North.

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