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Lower Saxony State Museum (Niedersachsisches Landesmuseum)

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Address: Willy-Brandt-Allee 5 | near the Maschpark, 30169 Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
Phone Number: 0511/9807-686
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Tue - Wed 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Nice Museum

I enjoyed visiting the museum. It is a wonderful place to visit and see the old art in the city of Hannover.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I enjoyed visiting the museum. It is a wonderful place to visit and see the old art in the city of Hannover.

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Bremen, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I was more interested in the aquarium downstairs than in the painting upstairs, but they weren't boring. It is a funny mixture of nature and art, of history and biology, very interesting. I cannot think of another place like this. It is cheap so it's worth a look. I am only sorry I didn't manage to see the "Mann von... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Painting from every period and genre of European art - an art historian's paradise. For a Londoner, the experience of being quite alone in this vast collection was a bit unnnerving! Very nice cafe.

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Brighton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Not knowing quite what to expect, we were very pleasantly surprised by the range of artists and sculptors on display. As well as seeing many very talented artists whose names i didn't recognise, there was an interesting collection of many that I did e.g. Monet, Sisley and Rubens

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I visited during the Royals In Hannover exhibition which was excellent. The only negative was the font size was too small for the number of people trying to read the information.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This is an interesting museum where the ground floor features a number of marine fish tanks and sections on dinosaurs, birds and reptiles. Of these the fish tanks are the most popular with kids. You would have thought that you have entered into a small scale aquarium in Hannover. The first floor features a number of art pieces and coins... More 

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Brookline, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This is a landmark musuem. Too bad few people outside of Hannover seem to know about it. We just went to a major exhibition about the Hannovarian Kings who ruled but this area of Germany and England. Superb -- so well done. The whole museum is excellent, and because it's relatively unknown in a country with so much to see,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The exhibition was fascinating with its exhibition of artefacts from all over Eutope including from HM The Queen, National Portrait Gallery and Greenwich. The silver furniture and other artefacts were stunning as were the displays linking Captain Cook, James Watt , Jonathan Swift and Handel withe the Hanoverian dynasty. Great exhibition.

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London, United Kingdom
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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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