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Lower Saxony State Museum (Niedersachsisches Landesmuseum)

Willy-Brandt-Allee 5 | near the Maschpark, 30169 Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany (Südstadt)
0511/9807-686
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Ranked #19 of 34 Attractions in Hannover
Type: History Museums
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
58 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

A very good museum. The Hannoverian exhibition was excellent, too bad there were no English translations of the labels made available especially as some of it related to GB and the English royal family.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Nice exhibitions for kids (dinosaurs and aquarium) but unfortuantely, the staff are for the most part (with some exceptions) not very amendable to children. In general, the customer service approach could be improved - I was informed on a recent visit by a lady in the musuem shop that it was two minutes past five (five is closing time) and... More

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Dresden, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

I speak & read limited German & my husband none at all. We very disappointed that tourist attraction such as this had no English written information. Nor did the staff speak any more then 'a few words'. I notice someone mentioned an audio guide, however, we were not made aware of this, nor did we see any notice of this.

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Moscow, Russia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Very interesting museum. A lot of nice items about Hannover and Low Land (Niedersachsen) history. I spent there anout 3 hoyrs with great pleasure

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London
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

Having seen the average reviews on here I wasn't that inclined to visit this museum. But having just visited the Rathaus it was raining so we popped in. The museum is great! There is no English interpretation so if you don't speak German you should get the audio guide from the shop. The audio guide made the experience! We only... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

Have the exhibits a general museum needs but really nothing to shout about. I personally think it is not something tourist would prefer to visit unless they include a section in he museum exhibiting the history of the city. Fortunately I did not have to pay for the entrance as it is free on Fridays after 2pm.

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Sentosa Island, Singapore
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

I have been to this museum 4 times in 3 years. The art gallery upstairs is great! I can spend hours in there. Really really nice paintings. Also, they have a nice, albeit small collection of fishes and reptiles, which was good to walk around. However my favourite, besides the really good display of stuffed animals, human evolution etc, is... More

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Groningen
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138 reviews 138 reviews
16 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2012

Good general museum with anthropology, history, and lots and lots of paintings etc. All is airy and well lighted, and the explanations are excellent. Worth an entire rainy day!

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Dublin, Ireland
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98 reviews 98 reviews
52 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2011

This is a beautifully presented museum, with a very interesting archaeology section. You will see some stunning gold and bronze torcs, silverware from the Roman period and other marvels from prehistory. The entrance fee is only 4€ and is definitely worth it.

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