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Museum fur Kommunikation

Helvetiastrasse 16, Bern 3000, Switzerland
+41 031 357 55 55
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Ranked #18 of 32 attractions in Bern
Type: Museums
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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

This interesting little museum embraces a display of historical developments in communications technology and a review of some of the corresponding societal issues. It has good exhibits covering a wide field ranging from quill writing and the evolution of the postal service and telegraphy to the early days of radio/TV broadcasting in Switzerland, mobile telephony and modern digital culture. Children... More

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Bern, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

This museum is pretty awesome! You can learn many things about the history of post, telephone, telegram, computers and internet, whereas you can interact with most of them to see how things work. Although mostly invaded by children, I enjoyed a lot and took a trip down the memory lane as I saw how technology grew thus far. First computers,... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

What a miserable excuse for a museum. It was formerly known as the Post Museum and as such it covered a wide range of topics. This latest version however has shunted the countries world famous post service into a badly lit, badly displayed corner and the postage stamp vault. The rest of the museum is a rather nasty collection of... More

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Interlaken, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

brilliant to remember what used to be normal, and now seems almost unreal. It's easy to reach, great fun, interesting, educating and certainly good for all ages. Families can spend time there with everyone enjoying it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

This is a very good musuem, but it's covering a specialized topic. If you are not really interested in communication by Post, Telephone, Telegraph, or computer/Internet you won't like it. For those of us who have the interest it is quite a treat. I only went to the permanent exhibits - at the admission desk they told me the temporary... More

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