Event calendar

Museum collections, behind the scenes

  • Date: 4/2/2017 at 11:00 AM 3:00 PM
  • Location: Paleontologen Norbyvägen 22, Uppsala
  • Organizer: Gustavianum and the Museum of Evolution
  • Contact person: Cecilia Ödman
  • Phone: 018 471 7573
  • Kulturevenemang

For the third year in a row the Museum of Evolution and Gustavianum open up their collection archives. During the day there will be behind-the-scenes tours (pre-booked), and family activities. The Museum of Evolution will be open for the public as usual, and this day without an entrance fee.

TOUR PROGRAM

12.15 The weight of measurement. Guided tour in Swedish
          A peek into Gustavianum’s historical collections.
         The number of participants is limited.
         Advance reservations are obligatory. Book via e-mail at info@em.uu.se.

12.45 Among plant presses and rock cutters!
         Discover the Museum of Evolution’s herbarium!
         Advance reservations are obligatory. Book via e-mail at info@em.uu.se.

13.15 Giant cephalopods, dinosaur bones and Greenland expeditions.
          Guided tour in Swedish
         
Visit the Museum of Evolution’s palaeontological collections.
          Advance reservations are obligatory. Book via e-mail at info@em.uu.se.

14.15 Stories from Gustavianum’s historical archives.
         
An exciting journey into the historical collections. 
          Advance reservations are obligatory. Book via e-mail at info@em.uu.se.

14.45 Among plant presses and rock cutters! Guided tour in Swedish
          Discover the Museum of Evolution’s herbarium!
          Advance reservations are obligatory. Book via e-mail at info@em.uu.se.

15.15 Giant cephalopods, dinosaur bones and Greenland expeditions.
          
Visit the Museum of Evolution’s palaeontological collections.
          Advance reservations are obligatory. Book via e-mail at info@em.uu.se.

Note!
Before each tour we gather at the Museum of Evolution Palaeontology, Norbyvägen 22.

All day
Visit the Museum of Evolution Palaeontology as usual, 12–16.

Family activity
Go on a treasure hunt at the Museum of Evolution! Find the secret word by studying maps, count skeletal bones and examine real dinosaur eggs. There will be a prize for everyone who figures out the right word!

Location: The Museum of Evolution Palaeontology

Time: 12.00–16.00