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Museum Gustavianum

3 Akademigatan, Uppsala 753 10, Sweden
+46 18 471 75 71
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Visited with my son a university student that strongly recommended it.

Excellent visit, very instructive for someone that wants to learn more about Sweden’s past. No... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Patrick H
Montreal, Canada
via mobile
All about science

A place mainly celebrating Swedish achievements in science, especially biology. Decent activity... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Cristina I
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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3 Akademigatan, Uppsala 753 10, Sweden
+46 18 471 75 71

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent visit, very instructive for someone that wants to learn more about Sweden’s past. No regret.

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

A place mainly celebrating Swedish achievements in science, especially biology. Decent activity during the yearly Culture Night during which entrance is free for everyone. Located opposite the cathedral.

Thank Cristina I
Reviewed 16 September 2017

An Egyptology display with a mummified crocodile; two galleries of the university's history, including a nice display of nineteenth century scientific equipment. Be sure and take the brief (30-40 min) guided tour for more insights.

Thank kcbarton101
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Went to Gustavianum without any big expectations, but we were lucky to arrive when a free guided tour started. Lots of fascinating stories, at least if you are interested in Swedish university and religious history. I think the museum is very nice as is, but...More

Thank Polarica
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

For the entrance fee of 50 SEK and within a walkable distance from the central station, the Gustavianum Uppsala University Museum is a must see in Uppsala. Great ancient Egyptian and Viking exhibits, as well as a most impressive anatomical theater from the 1600s.

Thank Augusto V
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This is a wonderful museum that seems to have a variety that will keep most in your party interested. The anatomical theatre is fascinating and you can imagine the activities here in times past. There was also a small, but very nice room dedicated to...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Another sightseeing stop in Uppsala is the Gustavianum museum. It is located across from the cathedral so it is easy to find. It cost 50 SEK to get in but you get access to the guided tour as well, they do one in Swedish and...More

Thank MrPhileasF
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We visited here on a day trip to Uppsala from Stockholm and really enjoyed it. The museum is small enough that you don't get museum fatigue, and the collections are varied enough that a family of four all found something to catch their interest. There...More

Thank Laragh K
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Don't miss this one! The Gustavianum brochure speaks of "A house of unexpected treasures", and this is exactly right. The Augsburg Art Cabinet and the Anatomical Theater are worth a half day alone. Be sure to get the guided tour headphones and spend a few...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This museum is pretty impresive, cheap entrance fees, incredible pieces to see, specially the last floor with the Vendel exhibition, just amazing

Thank José D
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