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Museum Hallstatt

Seestrasse 56, Hallstatt 4830, Austria
+43 6134 828015
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Seestrasse 56, Hallstatt 4830, Austria
+43 6134 828015
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Even if you're not a "history buff", this museum is definitely worth a stop. It is well organised and has many interesting displays of artefacts from the old Hallstatt to the new.

Thank Nancy171717
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Tourists who visit this place should also visit this museum to get a better understanding of the unique character of the town. Beautiful displays, beautiful very special archaeological finds that made this town the 'type site' of an Iron-age culture. Must see.

1  Thank NLcycle
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The museum is very well done, providing a detailed history of the Hallstatt area. They have outstanding artifacts and visuals. It is specific for Hallstatt and that's great as it really explains the events there. The cost was 10 Euro and an hour is sufficient...More

1  Thank RJN612
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We really enjoyed this museum, this is a must see if you are in Hallstatt. Has a complete history of the area in and around Hallstatt. Lots of artifacts and videos and explanation also in English. TO under5stand the history of Hallstatt this is a...More

Thank Bernd S
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

The museum is a perfect choice to better understand Hallstatt history, and link thing together. Now, if you have a rainy day, it's advised you head to indoor attractions, and the museum should be your first destination. There are few beautiful simulations and some footges...More

Thank Hmosoft
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This museum focuses on the Hallstatt Era, which was from 800 BC to 400 BC, and the long-term impacts of this period on the area. There is quite a bit of multimedia, but the vast majority of the displays are meant to be read. The...More

1  Thank CAChris33
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

A very interesting museum about the history of the town from prehistoric to modern times. The last part shows the artefacts from the tombs. Lots of multimedia. Most of the explanations are in German and little is translated but the objects are worth the visit.

Thank Laucraq
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

If you want to know more about this lovely unesco heritage town, the museum is a good place to start. It gives you a good understanding of Hoe this town comes about, the salt mining including the fire that destroyed quite a bit of the...More

Thank Joni H
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This nice but small museum does a fine job of telling the story of salt and mining from prehistoric to roman to medieval to modern times. Explains the importance of Hallstatt culture for cultural anthropology. Good displays.

Thank SeekerOfGoodValue
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The museum is rather small but quite interesting. It was very quiet and there were no other visitors at the same time we were there (a lucky coincidence i suppose). The most important part of the exposition, which involves the region and it's history, is...More

Thank eria t
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