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Hunterian Museum

Glasgow University | University Avenue,, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland
+44 141 330 4221
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Hidden gem

Had never heard of this place until i saw a item on the television. Oh what a treat, lots of local... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tagger3
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Incredible!

Who'd ever heard of this before? We found it by chance when wandering in the University. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Live4Travel909
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Glasgow University | University Avenue,, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had never heard of this place until i saw a item on the television. Oh what a treat, lots of local and world renowned artists to choose from. They definitely need to improve the publicity for this place as it is a hidden gem. Part...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Who'd ever heard of this before? We found it by chance when wandering in the University. Lots of interesting exhibits. Definitely worth an hour of your time!

Thank Live4Travel909
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Title says it all. A must-visit for anyone interested in history and zoology (although to be honest it's worth a visit for the fantastic architecture of the room alone)

Thank Jenny A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here after we tried to visit the Mackintosh House, but they wouldn't let us in because it was 40 minutes until closing. Were very happy we came across it. The exhibit was informative and it was a great way to see inside of the...More

Thank 916stepheniet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The University of Glasgow's Hunterian is the oldest museum in Scotland. Technically, "the Hunterian" encompasses a number of museums that are all located within the confines of the University of Glasgow's campus, including the Hunterian Museum, the Hunterian Art Gallery, the Mackintosh House, and others....More

Thank RedheadedWanderer
Reviewed 6 December 2017

So in our travels I didn't get there but my daughter went to the University of Glasgow and received her masters in museum studies. Take it from her it is worth the visit.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 27 November 2017

The highlight of the museum is definitely its location and building. There are some lovely artefacts on display, but they are very randomly ordered, and there is sadly little cohesion as one wanders.

Thank Kirstyonfood
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This was a great little find. A bit of a hike for the old knee which was playing up that day. But well worth a visit.

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The collection and information presenting at the Hunterian is top notch. All the sections and pieces are so interesting - and the information cards are so well done. The building/main hall is architecturally stunning as well. This is such a gem. I can't recommend this...More

Thank JBroTravel
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Much like the Ashmolean in Oxford, the Hunterian has benefited hugely from its association with the University of Glasgow - from Professors through to its Alumni - who have contributed to a truly excellent collection of artefacts. The Roman exhibition shows just how much more...More

Thank Steve R
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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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