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Swedish Museum of Natural History

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Half a day is needed for this museum

Unfortunately I didn't get to see the whole museum due to lack of time. So you definately need more... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Stina_Uppsala
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Uppsala, Sweden
Swedish Museum of Natural History

It's located next to Stockholm University. Like most of Stockholm, it's easily accessible by metro... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
chesapeakebaykay2018
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Northern Virginia, Virginia
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40 Frescativaegen, Stockholm 114 18, Sweden
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately I didn't get to see the whole museum due to lack of time. So you definately need more than 2 hours.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's located next to Stockholm University. Like most of Stockholm, it's easily accessible by metro. The Museum is worth seeing. Across the highway there is a botanical garden and a small lake. It's a very beautiful and peaceful place.

Thank chesapeakebaykay2018
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Went with three kids (aged 3yrs, 5yrs and 7yrs). We were met by a polite member of the staff at the entrance that welcomed us in English and gave us some tips for the visit. The exhibits were only translated in English, and more disappointingly...More

Thank UmmAbdurrahmaan A
Reviewed 30 October 2018

There are nice collections of local flora and fauna and everything is arranged in approachable way, with some kids-oriented stands and exhibitions. Even if the whole building is impressive from outside and the staff is very professional and friendly (not to mention that their English...More

Thank CoventryCrusader
Reviewed 8 October 2018

They have a huge collection of so many species, both mounted animals as skeletons. the animals are beautifully preserved and are in a natural position. The museum is split up into different parts and they are all breathtaking... There's a mammoth, whales, polar bear, lion,...More

Thank KoenV1635
Reviewed 31 August 2018

If you are into Swedish history, come here. If not avoid. Its small, not really engaging. Good facilities

Thank rapariga_madeirense
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This is a great museum, with a large collection including a couple of standout rarities, a Quaggga and a Thylacine.

Thank PhotoMarc
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We were recommended to visit this museum while we were staying in Stockholm. Its just a short tube ride from the centre and free to visit. Lovely historic building with excellent exhibits over several floors. There is a cafe and places to sit as you...More

Thank 2014Jandy
Reviewed 30 July 2018

If you are interested in the nature and history this is the right place to visit. It is interesting for all ages, staff is friendly and the exhibitions are presented in an interesting way. The iMax Cosmonova is a must-visit, tip is to look up...More

Thank McAnki
Reviewed 29 July 2018

The Swedish as a Nation are are very proud, every place I visited whilst in Stockholm was clean, well organised, had friendly staff and visitors are made very welcome. This Natural History museum is a fine example.

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clairegreece
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I am not sure but the best way to get there is by the metro and there is a stop very close by. Have a lovely visit.
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