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Hamburg Dungeon

Kehrwieder 2, 20457 Hamburg, Germany (Hamburg-Altstadt)
04036005519
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Ranked #47 of 148 Attractions in Hamburg
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Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Description: Experience 600 years of dark history of the Hanseatic city.13 shows in a unique location. That's us - the Hamburg Dungeon!
Useful Information: Activities for older children
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I loved it! I went on the english tour on Friday. some videos were still in German but they were like 1% of the experience and didn't annoy me that much. The Dungeons are well planed, entertaining, scary and fun at the same time. All the actors are excellent and they are always in character which makes the experience realistic... More

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Mia M, Guest relations at Hamburg Dungeon, responded to this review

Hello Lobna S, thank you very much for positive feedback about your trip in the Hamburg Dungeon. We're delighted that you liked particularly the ability of our actors and that we suited your taste. Your Hamburg Dungeon Team More

Contributor
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16 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Just go if you can really speak german. The actors act not pretty well, but it is a good experience. If you know a little bit about the history of Europe your ride can be very exciting and ludic. Not that cheap.

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Mia M, Guest relations at Hamburg Dungeon, responded to this review

Hello Beck N, thank you for your review about your visit at the Hamburg Dungeon. We're glad to read that you consider us as a good experience. It's a pity, that you didn't had the chance to get an English tour. These are always on friday, saturday and sunday aswell as on bank days at 10 am. Your Hamburg Dungeon... More

Englishman in Lyon
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4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I went on the English language tour and really enjoyed it. The actors spoke fantastic English on the whole - especially the guy doing the bit about Klaus Stortebeker - he was great. Same tried and tested Dungeon format that has seen me visit nearly all of their attractions. I would very much reccomend this as something to do in... More

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Mia M, Gästebetreuung at Hamburg Dungeon, responded to this review

Hello Ken_Charl..., thank you very much for your positiv comment on our English Tour. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit. And we hope that lots of people decide to get up early.... Best regards from the Hamburg Dungeon Team More

Richmond Hill, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Very good, funny and elaborate entertainment. Actors are good, set are very complex plus two rides. The only problem for us was language, it it 99% in German but I cannot complain about that as it is the same as theater or movie. A bit pricey. Visit if you not afraid and afraid of German!

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Mia M, Gästebetreuung at Hamburg Dungeon, responded to this review

Dear Pashator, thanks for your positve comments on our show here at the Hamburg Dungeon. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the show. We also offer English tours each Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. If you have any further comments please contact us: hamburg.dungeons@merlinentertainments.biz Your Hamburg Dungeon Team More

Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Not as scary as the leaflets would lead visitors to believe but it's a good outing for those relatively new to Hamburg. The tour lasts around 1 - 1 & a half hours so make time for this. There are English tours on the weekends & bank holidays from 10.00am. However there is a small part which is in German.... More

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Mia M, Gästebetreuung at Hamburg Dungeon, responded to this review

Dear Karla W, we are very glad to hear that you enjoyed our tour. If you have any further comments please contact us: hamburg.dungeons@merlinentertainments.biz Your Hamburg Dungeon Team More

Lahti, Finland
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69 reviews 69 reviews
35 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Our family participated tour given in German although our ability to understand the language was limited. However, we missed on some part of the actors work. We prebooked tickets via internet and it worked well. Guidebook provided to us was accidentally in German but was some weeks later changed English one - postal system between Germany and Finland works well.... More

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Mia M, Gästebetreuung at Hamburg Dungeon, responded to this review

Dear OPP_Iahti, thank you for your comments. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour. If you have any further remarks, please contact us: hamburg.dungeons@merlinentertainments.biz Your Hamburg Dungeon Team More

Hamburg, Germany
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158 reviews 158 reviews
71 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We bought our tickets in advance via a deal website and saved app. 10 euros for each. Also it is possible to buy tickets with reduced rates via their website but you can not save that much. The show was nice but not as scary as I expected. We had an English tour composed of 4 people in total which... More

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Mia M, Guest Service at Hamburg Dungeon, responded to this review

Hello Polly_2000, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit. We will consider your advice that the music was a little bit to loud. If you have any further comments please contact us: hamburg.dungeons@merlinentertainments.biz Best regards, your Hamburg Dungeon Team More

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Visted expecting at least some of the tour to be translated in english especially as the actors/guides were aware we were non german speakers. This would have been a great attraction had we been able to understand even a small part of the tour. This seems to be the norm with many german attractions. The only info board that had... More

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Mia M, Gästebetreuung at Hamburg Dungeon, responded to this review

Hello ahhbless, thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your experience because of language problems. We offer english tours every Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 10am. Please accept our apologize that our actours can´t speak English at our German tours. If you would like to discuss... More

Bangalore, India
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

For a one time visit , it is a good place to see . The performers are good and the whole act is not very scary. Book the tickets online to get a good discount

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Mia M, Manager at Hamburg Dungeon, responded to this review
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Hallo Shanart, wir danken dir für deine nette Bewertung und den Tipp an unsere künftigen Gäste. Mit schaurig schönen Grüßen... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014 via mobile

I didn't find the shows scary, but had a good time there nevertheless. The actors deliver a quite exciting performance in which they continuosly include the visitors. In my opinion, it's rather amusing than frightening. Language is German

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