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Address: Schillerstr. 16 | 99423 Weimar, 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
Phone Number:
+49 3643 901890
09:30 - 17:30
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 17:30
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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Strudling in Weimar!

Great pastries on the Square! Try the strudel, people watch on the Square, and take a selfie with Goethe and his friend. Sample the wide variety of cakes and cookies; they have... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2015
Terrell, North Carolina
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Another great experince to learn about the very rich history of the great city of Weimar. Can only recommend a visit to this near place

Thank Bjorn J
Oslo, Norway
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113 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

The “Weimar Haus” is a little private museum. A big Goethe-figure stands in one of the main streets, pointing at the entrance and promoting the museum. Touristified in a way that I normally never would go in there. Well, this time it started to rain and we decided to have a look. Lucky us. What a precious little museum this... More 

1 Thank michael w
Leeds, United Kingdom
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264 reviews
158 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This attraction setting out the history of Weimar in separate rooms with multi media elements is probably aimed at children. There are "performances" in English. The big snag is that having gone into each room, there is nowhere to sit down which is a real disadvantage if you are getting on in years or just come to the end of... More 

Thank Lizzie071
Frankfurt, Germany
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148 reviews
81 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

If you're coming to Weimar with little kids, visit this for an overview of Weimar's history. But for adults, you can safely skip it.

Thank Mainzigartig
San Francisco, California
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2016

The museum store carries a lot of reasonably priced souvenir! Once stopped by for some gingko-leavf shaped jewelry.

Thank QY H
Terrell, North Carolina
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84 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Great pastries on the Square! Try the strudel, people watch on the Square, and take a selfie with Goethe and his friend. Sample the wide variety of cakes and cookies; they have wonderful sandwiches.

Thank Plumbline7
logan, ut
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107 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Who knew that Goethe was alive and well and living as a tour-guide in this funny little museum. He was an excellent guide, leading us through all the happenings of Weimar through the ages. An excellent off-beat museum for all ages.

Thank j9logan
Seeheim-Jugenheim, Germany
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68 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Really interesting and well thought out museum. Mixture of waxwork figures and overhead audio commentary English and German, depicting the history of Weimar from the dark ages to the 19th century. Goethe is your "host" throughout this 30 minute trip. Enjoyable for adults and kids. Would be good if they extended the history to include the 19th and 20th centuries... More 

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