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Museum of Work

Wiesendamm 3, 22305 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 4281330
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Very interesting

The museum details working life in Hamburg across the ages. An English audio guide is available and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stuart F
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Wunderbar!!

Lots of different times and industries looked at. I liked to see the old printing machinery... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
Ann S
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Southend on sea
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1 week ago
“Very interesting ”
12 Mar 2017
“Wunderbar!!”
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Wiesendamm 3, 22305 Hamburg, Germany
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+49 40 4281330
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum details working life in Hamburg across the ages. An English audio guide is available and is recommended as almost all labels for the exhibits are in German only. The locations where the English commentary is available seems patchy. Some areas have many clips...More

Thank Stuart F
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Lots of different times and industries looked at. I liked to see the old printing machinery - reminding me of Fleet Street. they are also actually used on a Monday evening you can join in. Stories of different careers and people who did them REAL...More

Thank Ann S
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

We only went to the exposition about deciding and it was really worth it! We spent approximately 2 hours. The idea of a supermarket and a personal advice in the end in the form of a cash receipt is really nice. Lots of information. Much...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2016

Well worth a visit. We used the English portable hand sets for the translations for the ground and first floor.

Thank Malcolm W
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Reviewed 1 January 2016

This museum is actually named Museum Der Arbeit. Other than the top floor this museum, while very interesting and educational, is not unique to Hamburg or Germany and could be in many other cities around the world. We had English audio guides which were necessary...More

Thank Luanne S
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Reviewed 4 October 2015

I would recommend this for kids from aged 8 - 14. It provides a view of professions through the ages. The only building open when we went was the main building, although there are about 5 more. There were three stations were kids could do...More

Thank KF0x
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Reviewed 31 July 2014

The Museum der Arbeit (Museum of Work) was a wonderful experience. The current exhibition was on the bicycle, and though that didn't initially appeal that much to me, I found it surprisingly engaging...with examples of bicycles from the late 19th C through today, and interesting...More

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