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NTNU University Museum

Erling Skakkes gate 47c, Trondheim 7012, Norway
+47 73 59 21 45
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So so

Not much to look at. Some interesting Viking relics (mostly bits and pieces) and a reasonable... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
shintaro1
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Sydney, Australia
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Interesting museum...desperately in need of a revamp

To keep it short and sweet, The natural history museum is spread out over four floors. Apart from... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Angela S
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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The University Museum's exhibits center around natural and cultural history topics. We are especially interested in engaging children and young adults with topics in science and technology that present ideas in a critical and engrossing way. Students of all ages, from preschools to secondary schools, are welcomed to the museum's varied school programs. The museum has grade-based and learning plan-based offerings associated with almost all of its permanent and temporary exhibitions.
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14 Aug 2017
“Recommend the Body Worlds Vital exhibit!”
21 Jul 2017
“Two Reviews in One”
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Erling Skakkes gate 47c, Trondheim 7012, Norway
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Not much to look at. Some interesting Viking relics (mostly bits and pieces) and a reasonable attempt at connections to Trondheim’s past plus some natural history stuff thrown in. It reminds me of a small town museum. Generally if they have a Trondheim Pass or...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

To keep it short and sweet, The natural history museum is spread out over four floors. Apart from the Polar Night exhibition, it is all a bit old fashioned, with very few explanations in English. I can't not touch on the Polar Night exhibition. As...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I went to see the Body Worlds Vital exhibit in July and didn't regret it. Dead bodies stripped down to skelets, muscles and nerves really made me see the human body in a new perspective. Fascinating!

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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

There are two distinct and separate parts of this museum in two different buildings. The current exhibit is the Body Worlds, which has been traveling the world for decades. On a raining morning we were driven to drier venues. In this mode we found Body...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

we were here today in a part of this museum for the body world vital exibition. this was great and we would join again.

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Reviewed 19 October 2016

The main building offered some rooms with different things to see, like stuffed animals and an old library. Overall, there was no clear red thread and not much information given. BUT, the building in the backyard had an amazing construction of a medieval town that...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2015

I stopped by on a rainy day, looking for information on Trondheim's history. Exhibits are well presented and cover all the historical aspects. Well worth the visit.

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Reviewed 6 July 2015

I used to come here often as a kid, mainly due to the fact that I was somewhat of a historybuff. Now that I'm older and have travelled some, I'm not all that impressed any more. Most of the good stuffs hidden away in boxes...More

Thank Magnus M
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Reviewed 29 June 2015

The main museum in building C is a less than average museum of natural history and local archeology. Better not to visit if you cannot read Norweigian since very few explanations are in English or other language. The marine and fish section has mainly plastic...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2014

It was quite a good experience on a quiet Sunday afternoon. However, I was browsing through without much understanding as most of the descriptions were stated in Norwegian. I left the place with more questions than ever! The Middle Age exhibition building (Suhmhuset) is located...More

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