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Museum Hameln

Osterstr. 8-9, 31785 Hameln, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 5151 2021215
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Excellent museum

I highly recommend this museum. They do a great job telling the fascinating, yet creepy, story of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
580hansr
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Dover, Delaware
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A Superb Museum

This is one of the best museums we've ever visited on our travels. The quality of the exhibits... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
CockneyBrum
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pied piper” (11 reviews)
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Osterstr. 8-9, 31785 Hameln, Lower Saxony, Germany
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+49 5151 2021215
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"beautiful building"
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"pied piper"
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"trace"
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"signage"
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"theatre"
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"technical"
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"legend"
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"history"
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"lockers"
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"town"
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"german"
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"rats"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this museum. They do a great job telling the fascinating, yet creepy, story of the Pied Piper. The mechanical play was done very well. Kind of scary! Also, having live rats in the museum added another perspective to the whole experience. My...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

This is one of the best museums we've ever visited on our travels. The quality of the exhibits, signage and overall setting are superb. It's a beautiful building too! The staff are friendly and welcoming. We were very lucky that the special exhibit, 'Rats!' was...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2018

Wonderful historic exhibition. Thematic rooms about Rat Catcher legend and real story behind it. Great interactive show about it. Very helpful and attentive staff.

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

We visited the cafe only for a coffee, a cake and a gluewein here on Christmas Day afternoon. It was bright, warm, welcoming with clean toilets, always a good guide to the attitude of the staff. Service was as quick as the fully crowded café...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

A most interesting museum in Hameln and very good value for money.It was varied and the surprise at the end was lovely! Well worth a visit.

Thank Eileen R
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

We spent a few hours in the museum, it was great to be inside an old house and see some of what it wold have been like to live in one of the "chocolate" box houses. You need to leave your bags in a locker...More

Thank Mark H
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

I had breakfast here with a friend. Although they have a nice outside sitting area we preferred to sit inside for our breakfast. We ordered from a breakfast menu and found everything we were looking for. The service was fast and friendly. The interior matches...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

alot of stairs to go up and down.. but impressed with how they have managed to incorporate the needs of less abled people.. great place to visit... although google translate app is a good one to have if your german is a little rusty!!

Thank Sarah B
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

This museum, a great find for children and families, traces Hamelin's history from medieval town to recent history. A unique mechanical pied piper theater is a treat. Museum displays are explained in German and English.

Thank amarilloannie
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Consists of several floors. Also other legends are shown.' The Pied Piper' has various performances with electrical puppets, sort of animations.

Thank Angela K
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