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Gondwana - Das Praehistorium

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Address: Bildstockstrasse, 66578 Schiffweiler, Saarland, Germany
Phone Number: +49 6821 9316325
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Fantastic Family Day Out

Do your kids love dinosaurs? Mine do, in fact they were in Dino heaven at this place (so were the adults)! Gondwana is an interactive museum that takes you on a journey from the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 9, 2015
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Saarburg, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Do your kids love dinosaurs? Mine do, in fact they were in Dino heaven at this place (so were the adults)! Gondwana is an interactive museum that takes you on a journey from the birth of the planet right up to the present day, it really brings history to life. My 9 year old said ‘its the sickest place he’s... More 

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Luxembourg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015 via mobile

It is a mix of a museum and Disneyland like attractions. Sometimes the emphasis is on information, sometimes it is rather only special effects. All in all not a bad combination and kids love it. Some long waiting though, and some attractions are getting a bit old. Free indoor playground as well. Quite expensive, entrance fee 17 euro for children,... More 

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Landstuhl, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I found a brochure about his place. My daughter (age 5) really likes dinosaurs. We spent about 3 hours here, but could have probably spent another 2-3 hours easily. It took us most of the time to get through the whole place, plus we spent about another 30-45 minutes in the indoor play area. There are 4 movies in the... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We didn’t really have any expectations when we decided to take the 1.5h drive from Luxembourg to Saarland. Our two boys are mad about dinosaurs, so even if it would have been a scruffy old exhibition, we probably couldn’t go wrong. But did we get a surprise! This place is excellent. The exhibition was very informative and there was something... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This started off very slow. There was a movie (only in German) & then a bunch of pictures with labels (again in German but there was a translation machine which basically read the labels in English). There were a couple giant puzzles that kids could put together. But then the good stuff started. There was a rain forest area where... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

A beautifully designed journey through the history of the Earth. You start with an interesting 3D movie then you go through different scenes with huge animated Dinosaurs and sounds from the different ages. The audio guide is rich with information in English and German. Little kids have a nice indoor playground that they can enjoy while you are enjoying the... More 

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Steinwenden, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

We went during family days with a group of friends. It was a great day out for all of our families. The movies play in german and they have headsets available in English. The exhibits are informative and nicely put together. We really enjoyed the time travel exhibits.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

We went with our 3 years old daughter and she enjoyed with the dinosaurs and the space shuttle room. Fair price for all the amusement it has. At the end of the tour, there is a nice huge playground with t-rex shape. The only bad, the food is not so good (unless you like fried potatoes in many shapes) and... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

Das Prehistorium was excellent fun, I took 2 8 years old's and a 4 year old. One of the older children is I'm sure a world authority on Dinosaurs :) and he loved it, as did the other kids. The exhibit takes you from the Cambrian era through time to the end of the Cretaceous and is a mixture of... More 

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Kentucky
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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

If your kids like dinosaurs or if they are interested in archeology this is an Interactive, hands-on explore place for kids.

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Address: Address: Bildstockstrasse, 66578 Schiffweiler, Saarland, Germany
Phone Number: +49 6821 9316325
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saarland  >  Schiffweiler

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