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Villa Huegel

| Essen-Bredeney, 45133 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 201 616290
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Nice place but not ready to cater

The place is beautiful and lush with history, but if you don't speak German there is much less you... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Mahdi B
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Osaka, Japan
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Business as (un)usual

A must see when in the area. The Krupp mansion does not only showcase the splendor really rich... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Dirk S
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| Essen-Bredeney, 45133 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The place is beautiful and lush with history, but if you don't speak German there is much less you can understand and enjoy. First you HAVE TO go with the tour guide which have VERY limited option for English tours. Instead you are given an...More

1  Thank Mahdi B
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

A must see when in the area. The Krupp mansion does not only showcase the splendor really rich people can afford. Much more you can learn first hand how they operated their business, how disciplined they lived their lives, how groundbreaking their understanding of the...More

Thank Dirk S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Living history in the hearts of Essen. Perfect to learn a lot about the german history and the history of the family Krupp.

Thank Philipp B
Reviewed 3 July 2017

An insight into the Krupps empire and the quite ostentatious lifestyle they led. Courted by the Nazis they were the enablers for the war machine. Something of a rise and fall story and interesting everytime I get in a lift that says Thyssen-Krupp. The concert...More

Thank AdeGrays
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Today I was visited the museum with my family we all enjoyed their it's a peace of art of haven after we're travel in the amazing garden of the house it's something that couldn't explain it's a perfect day with my family and I hope...More

Thank AdelAlhasan
Reviewed 7 June 2017

You will be surprise if you see this villa. There is really beautiful. There are a lot of green gardens, trees and flowers. You can walk there with friends or family or couples. In the tower there are a lot of things that you can...More

Thank Berg S
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

You can combine a visit of the Villa Hügel and the Baldeney lake. The Villa itself is surrounded by a nice park and exhibits photography and pieces of the family Krupp and the history of Essen around war times. From the park you have a...More

Thank Sabine R
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I'd go again and again just for the amazing grounds. One could get lost, and pleasantly so, in the sheer wealth of small woods and scattered bushes. The villa itself is well preserved, though catering only to the German speaking visitors. Still, the woodwork and...More

Thank vijai_vmc
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A little gem hidden away. within walking distance from public transport, but make sure you have on comfortable shoes ;-) beautiful gardens and interesting information on the Krupp family. i would visit the kleines house and then the gross house. it was a lovely days...More

Thank kleesimmonds
Reviewed 11 April 2017

There are lot of villas of rich people in the world. However, here you can see the speciality of German industry pioneers. Not like the uncountable luxurious residences in north America where even platinum was used as wallpaper to show owners richness allegedly, this villa...More

Thank 616yingp
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