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Universeum

Welcome to 9,000 m2 of adventure

Universeum is located in the heart of Gothenburg and is Scandinavia’s largest science centre. Throughout its seven floors you can experience a tropical rainforest, huge aquariums and lots of exciting experiments – on your own or with the Universeum guides.

Explore the Swedish wilderness with its fish and birds, visit our sharks and rays and step into a space station. You can also see snakes and other poisonous animals, go on a rainforest safari among monkeys, sloths and caimans, learn how nature has inspired new technologies, let really young children try out their dream jobs at Job Land, try your hand at chemistry in the Chemistry lab and a whole lot more.

The rainforest at Universeum

18 000 cubic metres of adventure – Welcome to The green rainforest. A 25 meter tall kapok tree with suspension bridges take you on adventures and offers impressive views of the rainforest.

Reptilariet at Universeum

Explore a unique exhibition of venomous snakes and lizards. The exhibition “Reptilariet” lets you get really close to a unique collection of venomous snakes and lizards, while at the same time you explore inspiring discoveries in for example medicin and technology.

The chemistry lab at Universeum

Explore the magic of chemistry like a real chemist. Chemistry is all around – and in – us, all the time. In the Chemistry Lab you can conduct thrilling experiments and find out more.

Aquarium at Universeum

Among the biggest aquariums in the world. Altogether the Universeum aquariums houses over three million litres of water.

Space exhibition at Universeum

Try the life of an astronaut. There are 40 different stations to see at the exhibition. Try to bicycle to the moon or take a space walk.

The rainforest at Universeum

18 000 cubic metres of adventure – Welcome to The green rainforest. A 25 meter tall kapok tree with suspension bridges take you on adventures and offers impressive views of the rainforest.