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Historisches Museum Hannover

Pferdestr. 6, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Ranked #16 of 35 Attractions in Hannover
Type: History Museums
Most recent review
- Sep 4, 2014
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essex
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The exhibition about the links between England and Hannover was informative if a bit limited to George IV. The display of coaches was interesting. There was plenty of information in English as well as an English audio-guide. Other parts of the museum were not so well-served but we managed and learnt a lot about Hannover and the Home Front 1914-1918.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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75 reviews 75 reviews
59 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

A very good local history museum with some interesting displays of local life and a section about WW2. There was a temporary exhibition on carriages when we visited which was excellent.

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Boca Raton, Florida, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

If you want to learn about the city and those who live here, this is the place. The displays are excellent.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

The best was the display of the city before and after the war and also the present city. the painting and the mosaic on the walls was also Brilliant

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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

My main disappointment was that, although we were given free audio handsets in English to learn about the various items, there seemed a limited number of exhibits that were actually available for translation. It all seemed very spacious and showed some good models of the town; there is a section on the ground floor about WW2 and photos of the... More

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Houston, Texas
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79 reviews 79 reviews
35 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Relics of the Hannoverian Kings and their relationship to Queen Victoria and many other English kings are housed here. The chariot of the King of Hannover is there as is an historical overview of German history with a Hannoverian flavor. It does not take long but it can take as long as you would like. There are excellent displays of... More

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Bremen, Germany
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Excellent museum with a lot of german history. One of the most interesting museums i have visited since a long time. There is no entrance fee on fridays.

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Hannover, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

A little tucked away in the old town, and from the outside certainly doesn't appear as though it should house such an excellent collection of German history. But this place is definitely worth a look for anyone with more than a passing interest in a fascinating country. Covering from ancient farming, through the wars, up until the 80's and beyond!

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Zabrze
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2012

Very interesting collection located close to Marktkirche.

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