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Universiteitsmuseum Utrecht

Lange Nieuwstraat 106, 3512 PN Utrecht, The Netherlands
+31 30 253 8008
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Very poor English explanations

The garden was nice. The anatomy section was plentiful, but a bit creepy. However, we were given an... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
pioletdefusta
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Barcelona, Spain
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A hortus in the middle of the city centre

This museum quarter has so much to offer! I passed by the Univeristeitsmuseum. And here is an old... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
FayeInAmsterdam
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Lange Nieuwstraat 106, 3512 PN Utrecht, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The garden was nice. The anatomy section was plentiful, but a bit creepy. However, we were given an English Pamphlet which didn't even contain half of the explanations, so we couldn't understand almost anything. In addition, the display numbers didn't match the explanations on our...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This museum quarter has so much to offer! I passed by the Univeristeitsmuseum. And here is an old hortus, a secret garden! With a great terrace and staff.

Thank FayeInAmsterdam
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Good for all ages. Loved watching and listening to the short movies of the veterenarian, dentist, surgeon, ...

Thank WorldTravelOne
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice museum, where we did find an interesting sequence of important events, since the University was founded ( 1636). Highly recommended for every visitor of this pretty city.

1  Thank _fardiles58
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Love all the old medical display and many events for kids. Super nice cafe in the garden outside. Lots of school groups during the day.

1  Thank Ken G
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The museum is located downtown Utrecht and easily accessible. The collection is a very good mix of history and modern science with interactive displays. The 2nd floor of the museum contains the youth lab where both parents and children can execute numerous interesting experiments. The...More

1  Thank TobiasvanNimwegen
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

An early Friday morning visit with just the 2 of us... An unexpected place in the middle of Utrecht's city centre. Loads of information and plants in a tranquil surrounding.

Thank Peterouitu
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

The museum is very cute and has lots of hands on stuff. I'd say it is more geared toward 7-12 year olds. Many of the labels are only Dutch, but in most rooms they have a book of English translations for the entire room. It...More

2  Thank Elizabeth V
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This is a small museum at the "Museum kwartier' in the city center of Utrecht. The museum shows a variety of science objects and information. This museum is especially interesting for children. On the top floor of the museum there are several activities for children...More

Thank Martin20132222
Reviewed 20 June 2016

First we went outside to see the beautiful old greenhouses and plants. You will be amazed. We stayed out there for two hours and then we didn't have enough time to see the inside. Walked around for one hour but too much to see, could...More

Thank Kariki
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