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Der Koenig der Loewen (The Lion King)

Theater im Hafen, Hamburg, Germany (Neustadt)
+49 0 8 05 / 44 44
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Ranked #6 of 152 Attractions in Hamburg
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 NEW

The whole experience was just fantastic from the boat trip across the river to the show to the show itself. I would recommend eating at the Theatre beforehand we didn't but wish we had, Also you can buy a package for 12euros per person which includes all of your drinks for the evening. This I would recommend given that one... More

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Perth Western Australia
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Excellent. Obviously in German but whole spectacle was worth if you understand no German language. It's great

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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86 reviews 86 reviews
35 attraction reviews
187 helpful votes 187 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

at the other site of the water, there is the specially build theater for this beautiful show, there are special boots to ring you there

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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

It was my birthday present in 2012 or so. I was too impressed. Perfect costumes, dancing, singing. Everything ist excellent. You can go there by boat ( its a transfer). We went there two hours earlier cause we had a special ticket that included snacks before performance. All in all we were the whole day there. Its the best show... More

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Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States
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47 reviews 47 reviews
19 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Of course, it helps to be familiar with the story if you don't know German. The acting and singing is excellent and still makes you laugh. Ferry to the theater (on an island) is included in the ticket price. Logistically traveling to and from the theater went quickly and smoothly.

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Würzburg
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76 reviews 76 reviews
12 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We enjoyed the costumes and the decoration, but were quite disappointed about the voices, who were only mediocre, one of the worst sung musicals we ever heard.

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Berlin, Germany
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Not really my cup of tea but because of the recommendation I decided to go and see what the heck going on there.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Quitea tired performance. Maybe we were expecting too much, but the singing was sub-par, and the acting not great either. Nala and Rafiki were good, and the second half better than the first, but overall it didn't live up to the billing.

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Livingston, Montana, United States
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The theater houses Der Koenig der Loewen was built on the far side of the river Elbe. A boat ride over to the other side is part of the entrance ticket. What a great beginning! The show itself is excellent. I have never seen anything better. Presentation, costumes, singing voices, acting, story - I was blown away, even though I... More

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Stuhr
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We were expecting a brilliant evening. The Location is fantastic, arriving in a boot. Service And seating were as good as expected. Unluckily the performance was missing something. The masks, costumes etc. were incredible but the music just seemed a bit tired. Pity. Been Running too Long?

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