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Hunterian Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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Watt and Kelvin

I came here to see the inventions of Watt and Kelvin but ended up looking at the wonderful coins... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
maggiep1965
Fancy a Night at the Museum? This is it!

Your archetypical museum that contains everything, from Roman inscriptions to primitive art from... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here to see the inventions of Watt and Kelvin but ended up looking at the wonderful coins and Roman artifacts. Entrance is free and the building is beautiful...makes our modern ones look like rubbish.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank maggiep1965
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Your archetypical museum that contains everything, from Roman inscriptions to primitive art from far-away continents to a collection of crystals and butterflies. Mr Hunter hunted for these treasures himself. Warning: his medical models - he was an obstetrician - are not for the faint-hearted, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ClaudiaRoamer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

not easy to find as on university area but worth visiting a traditional museum within a modern uni campus set upi

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cafedart
Reviewed 18 December 2018

We visited the University of Glasgow with a friend who attended the school and was married there. He took us to the Hunterian and we really enjoyed this small museum. The collection is eclectic reflecting the varied interests of its founder. There are preserved medical...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Juliet M
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Despite studying at Glasgow Uni for four years I never actually visited the Hunterian until after I graduated this year, I was definitely missing out!! It's got quite a range of exhibits and there is lots to learn there! The benefit of it being in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Gorgeous period building housing some amazing eclectic collections all well presented with lots of information

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Comman
Reviewed 14 December 2018

This is one of the most difficult Museums we have ever had to find. Signage up to the entrance hall and then it disappears. It did not help the day we visited there were Exams on everywhere and students standing around blocking access ways. We...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mrs_MChook
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Really good Roman artefacts and also dinosaur skeletons Will return with my grandchildren they will love the dinosaur department It’s small but good. Only problem I found was finding somewhere to park as it was raining hard

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fabianpippinKent
Reviewed 29 November 2018

Well worth a visit to this unique Museum. The Museum Students give group and individual tours to the public and it is fascinating to experience the wealth of knowledge those studying this subject at Masters level,

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank aldivers67
Reviewed 25 November 2018

Visited here today, despite having visited many times before. There is always something different to view. Wonderful building, brilliant location and interesting artefacts. It is the 300th anniversary of William Hunter. There is an interesting exhibition showing in the art gallery about his legacy and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Callum T
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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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