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Hunterian Museum

Glasgow University | University Avenue,, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland
+44 141 330 4221
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Nice little museum

I visited with my parents recently and none of us had ever been here before! Despite being quite... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
SWest2016
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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Fantastic family afternoon

My daughter loves collecting stones and crystals so she was delighted to see them all on display... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Brodieboy1
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Glasgow University | University Avenue,, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I visited with my parents recently and none of us had ever been here before! Despite being quite close to the centre it seems to be relatively unknown and there were few people there. Set in the beautiful grounds of Glasgow university, this museum is...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My daughter loves collecting stones and crystals so she was delighted to see them all on display along with lots other interesting historical facts. Staff very friendly and there if you have any questions to ask. Throughouly recommend visiting The Hunterian Museum

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic opportunity to see Charles Rennie Macintosh house, although not on the original site it has been reassembled with all the original pieces. Amazing.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Roman exhibition just beyond the entrance is small but excellent. Don't walk by the chair with the hourglass as you enter. It has a great story. The medical specimens are educational and still gruesome enough to captivate kids. This is yet another free museum...More

Thank Catherine K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently visited this museum with my partner, we live in Glasgow and can't believe we have never been before. This museum isnt well known in Glasgow and lots of people don't know it is there but if you get the chance you should definitely go....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Given that the Hunterian is within Glasgow University, the fact that it is fairly scholarly should not be a surprise. Anyone with an interest in the Hunter brothers or the phenomena of 'collecting specimens' will be charmed by the weird and wonderful exhibits on display....More

Thank avadolly
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting and eclectic mix of items including Roman remains and various collectors' items. When we visited upper gallery was closed for Burns Night preparation.

Thank IPA_Man
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hunterian is a museum within Glasgow University. Free to visit and we'll worth the time with an eclectic mix of exhibits,including Glasgow's best collection of Roman remains .

Thank harrymon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good museum right in the heart of Glasgow Uni, very unusual exhibits.Worth a visit and a walk around the University

Thank William N
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing hidden gem within the city filled to the brim with history and breath-taking architecture. I sadly did not have the time to fully explore the museum but the impression has most definitely enticed me to seek out each of the exhibits on my...More

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We did not take a car on this occasion but travelled to the Museum by public transport which is very good from the city to the West End of Glasgow. There is also an underground system to Hillhead in Byres Road and it is... More
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