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University Museum Utrecht and its collection

University Museum Utrecht

University Museum Utrecht exhibits collections of the University of Utrecht. The collection presents an overview of research done by the University of Utrecht and includes objects such as skeletons, mounted animals and a particle accelerator. The museum also features a cabinet of curiosities where special objects like a pufferfish are on display and a ‘bleulandkabinet’ where mainly skeletons are on display. In The Knowledge Lab, visitors learns about science. For children there is a Youth Lab, where experiments can be done. Visitors also get the opportunity to visit museum garden ‘de Oude Hortus’, which features rare trees and plants.

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University Museum Utrecht
Lange Nieuwstraat 106
3512 PN Utrecht

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0 – 3Free
4 – 17€4.50
18 – 64€8.00
CJP Pass€4.50


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Lange Nieuwstraat 106, Utrecht

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University Museum Utrecht Reviews

University Museum Utrecht has 2 ratings.

  • Inge
    Inge • Mar 16, 2016

    Het Universiteitsmuseum is in één woord: leuk! Vooral op de bovenste verdieping is het rariteitenkabinet echt goed ingericht, en ook Tot op het Bot is mooi ontworpen en ingevuld.

    Bonus: de aangrenzende Botanische Tuinen zijn een heerlijk stukje rust in mooi Utrecht. De oude kassen hebben prachtige kleuren en zijn echt foto-juweeltjes!

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