Geomuseum Faxe, Faxe Ladeplads

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  • We were today on the tour of Geomuseumet with completion in Faxe limestone quarry where we were looking for fossils. It was incredibly interesting to hear about life in the beautiful limestone Tomb. It is definitely worth a visit
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  • We were on tour in Faxe limestone quarry. An interesting and informative tour. The guide was knowledgeable and a good story-teller. However, there were too many people on the tour (70-80 persons). There should have been two guides to this large group. A limestone quarry which is a visit to be. However, was not wildly impressed with the museum itself. In these modern times, we could have worked a little more with technology and show what really happened over the last tens of millions of years.
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  • Very nice museum, and scenic views of the Fax. Visit this place with kids who like to dig fossils out of limestone, you can walk across the limestone quarry although they work down there, and there are plenty of nature and places one can take its brought with them food, beside the hostel there are covered benches and tables , which will be held just fine. The Museum should just be seen, if you are interested in old fossils etc. borrow a pick-shovel at the Museum to themselves to try and dig out a bit of chalk.
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  • Awesome place to bring your kids, they can go nuts here
  • A Look 65 million years back
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  • It is a known problem that culture funds provide for buildings, but not to the content. Geomuseet is probably the worst example I've experienced yet. For 60 kr per adult you can elsewhere e.g. experience the Thorvaldsens museum and other priceless gems with hours of content and experience. At Stevns do you get access to a single space with some fossils and posters. On the way to the room passes to a corresponding large space with skeletons, that plays rock music. We could instead have illustrated the 900 years of limestone mining, promised at the posters outside. Historical tools, designed with limestone? I still do not know what the chalk at all should be used for. For comparison, e.g. Rammelsbergminen in the Harz mountains-here one can live an exemplary experience different standard mining and tools. But back to the Stevns: in space upstairs there are fossils of such as shark's teeth and parts of other animals, without pictures or anything that can illustrate the finds a bit too non-geologists. What with illustrations of how coral reefs, plants and animals actually looked at that time? Interactivity is limited to a single old screen about the size of an Ipad. A few plasticdyr hung from the ceiling. Outside shows a sign down to a so-called look-out platform, where the view is significantly worse than that, where the sign says. Here, one might indeed have some solid tables where visitors could add and examine their findings. As well as some posters about what you typically can find. And that is how it all the way through. Without the head and tail, entirely without a sense of dissemination; an exciting material with great tourism potential is lost completely and utterly on the floor. The absolute only plus is that you can borrow hammer and chisel without paying the 20 kr in rent, even a hopeless sign calls for. Our children thought it was exciting to pick in the limestone. And the view is beautiful; especially if you stick from the lookout platform. But views and limestone quarry can easily be experienced without walking on the utterly hopeless museum. GID Stevns municipality's cultural management would send some competent knowledge intermediaries in addition to the Museum and give it a proper overhaul. I think even I, that nothing about geology, could do better.
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  • Beautiful views and good school service
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