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Nuremberg Toy Museum (Spielzeugmuseum)

Karlstrasse 13-15, Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany (Altstadt - St. Sebald)
0911/2-31-31-64
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Ranked #15 of 72 Attractions in Nuremberg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums
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Midwest
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 NEW

It has a good collection of mostly old toys. The top floor has an old fashioned games that both kids and adults can play. Impressive doll houses and other high quality antique toys. Enjoyable for both children and adults.

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trondheim
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

It is extraordinary, exciting, also to grownups. One floor dedicated to Lehmann, higly exciting manufacturer of toys up to our times. There are a lot of dolls houses of all sizes, and on the top floor a large working railway station.

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Melbourne
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53 reviews 53 reviews
28 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I spent a good 1 1/2 hours here, it was a delightful museum, very well maintained and with helpful staff. There are lots of trips down memory lane made with the many, many toys on display. It would not matter what age you are, you would enjoy a visit to this museum. If you are in Nuremberg make this a... More

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Dallas, Texas
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165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

If you are traveling with young teenagers or for the kid in all of us this is your place. We did not realize that Nuremburg was known for toy shops and factories dating back to the 14th century. With all the museums one visits it is nice to explore something out of the norm. It has a nice, housed in... More

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Natal, RN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Just the right size with just the right amount of things to look at. The collection of doll houses was really cool.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

As antiques collectors, we couldn´t miss this very well presented museum. The collection is huge. The distribution of the show is explicit. We got many posters and souvenirs from the well organised shop museum.

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Lafayette, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We had the great good luck to visit this place on the last Saturday of the month and were thus able to see a demonstration of an incredible model train exhibit. Even if you can't see it working, there is a movie about it (in German) and it's awesomely cool to look at: "Omaha, Nebraska" in Nuremberg! In addition to... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

There is a lot to see, and you can spend hours in here if you have the time. There are audio guides in English and German (and I'm not sure what other languages) that are very informative. You can listen to everything or pick and chose depending on your time. There is even a suggested list of things to hear... More

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Newtownards, United Kingdom
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244 helpful votes 244 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Takes you back to your childhood! Lots of interactive play areas for kids, small but friendly cafe..

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Burlington, Canada
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

A great little museum in Nuremberg. You don't need more then an hour here and the gift shop is awesome with some really neat toys available for purchase, hand made in Nuremberg.

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