Biological museum (Stockholm)

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The Biological Museum
Biologiska museet
Biologiska museet January 2013.jpg
Biologiska museet's wooden exterior
EstablishedNovember 11, 1893 (1893-11-11)
LocationHazeliusporten, Djurgården in Stockholm, Sweden.
Public transit accessBus 47 or 44, bus stop Hazeliusporten.

Biologiska museet is a museum located in Djurgården in Stockholm. It exhibits a collection of stuffed European birds and mammals in dioramas. Some of the diorama backgrounds were created by artist Bruno Liljefors, known for his dramatic paintings of Scandinavian wildlife. The museum was built in 1893 after a design by architect Agi Lindegren who was inspired by medieval Norwegian stave churches.[1]

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Gallery, interior[edit]

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  1. ^ "Biologiska Museet". The Local. Archived from the original on 2011-06-05. Retrieved 2015-04-29.

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Coordinates: 59°19′39″N 18°05′51″E / 59.32750°N 18.09750°E / 59.32750; 18.09750