Hunterian Museum

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  • Address: Gilbert Scott Building, University Of Glasgow University Ave, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +44-1413304221
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Science Museums, Family And Kids, Specialty Museums

One of Scotland’s oldest museums, the Hunterian is a storehouse of amazing things. It is basically a science related museum but contains a variety of exhibits from various fields. There are scientific instruments, rocks and minerals, coins and medals and several other objects on display.

Another interesting thing to see is the anatomy collection. Some of the items there are from the founders’ personal collections. Actual teaching material for the subject from the olden days has been put up. Several fossils including those of dinosaurs have been put up on display as well. All in all, the place is a very fascinating one. The varied objects to see are sure to leave you captivated for hours and the eclectic and quirky mix of things ensures that there is something for everyone. This one is also one of the must see places in Glasgow.

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  • Hunterian Museum Address: Gilbert Scott Building, University Of Glasgow University Ave, Glasgow G12 8QQ, United Kingdom
  • Hunterian Museum Contact Number: +44-1413304221
  • Hunterian Museum Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Hunterian Museum Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Hunterian Museum(preferred time): 11:00 am - 03:30 pm
  • Time required to visit Hunterian Museum: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 24.3% of people who visit Glasgow include Hunterian Museum in their plan

  • 72.55% of people start their Hunterian Museum visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Hunterian Museum

Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday

79.59% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Hunterian Museum

People normally club together Kelvingrove Art Gallery And Museum and Glasgow West End while planning their visit to Hunterian Museum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • Really interesting and peaceful. Free to enter as well.

  • I thought this was a really interesting museum, chock full of things in jars- a great place to take a biologist! It is free to enter and contains three areas of interesting things to see.

  • Quaint exhibition in a hall in the centre of the campus. Rather dated and not quite what I was expecting.

  • Very nice place with huge collection of incects, well organized.

  • Place could do with a update, lots of empty exhibits etc but my 6 year old was fascinated.

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