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Postage Stamp Museum

Stadtle 37, Vaduz 9490 , Liechtenstein
+423 239 68 46
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Ranked #3 of 15 Attractions in Vaduz
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
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Owner description: The Postage Stamp Museum (Briefmarkenmuseum) is very popular with most visitors to Liechtenstein, since these small works of art travel the whole world and are in everybody's mailbox daily. Rare stamps from Liechtenstein, historical documents, devices, historical postal service equipment and special exhibits are presented in the museum.

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Kennebunkport, Maine
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159 reviews 159 reviews
72 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

If you are visiting Vaduz, you might as well stop in at this museum. It's free, conveniently located on the main street, sort of in the middle. We enjoyed the illustrations of classic autos that had been used for stamps in the past. It's small so shouldn't take you long. By the way we parked in a garage right off... More

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Poole, United Kingdom
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294 attraction reviews
180 helpful votes 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

It is full of memorabilia and displays of postage stamps issued by Liechenstein over the years but I did not learn anything because there were not enough information boards and what there were are in German! What about visitors from overseas? The best display for me was at the start where they had a printing plate and a picture of... More

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Brandon, FL
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12 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

My wife and I were in Northern Italy for a few days and decided to drive into Vaduz to see Liechtenstein and visit The Stamp Museum. We are both serious stamp collectors. The museum is small and quaint. The admission is free, the staff helpful, bathrooms clean, and lots of Liechtenstein stamps for sale. The are a number of displays... More

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WAKEFIELD
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We went to Davuz from Chur, Switzerland by train and Post Bus in order to buy one each of the postage stamps in current use from the Post Office to add to my husband's collection but were delighted to find this Post Museum. Unfortunately we could not gain any information about anything as everything attached to the exhibits was only... More

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Amsterdam
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

This little museum is amazing. You can see all the stamps issued by the small state. There is a lot of memorabilia on display and you can learn everything about the postage history of Liechtenstein.

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Grafenwohr, Germany
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48 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I was not going to go to the stamp museum, but it was raining and we wanted to get out of the rain. The museum is free and while not that big has a lot to look at. There are thousands of stamps that you can look at from a 100 years ago and how they changed until today. They... More

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Melbourne
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14 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Unfortunately nothing was written in English - if you are a stamp lover it would probably be great as the slide out panels had a full history of stamps.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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12 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Great collection of stamps but museum was smaller than I anticipated. It is a free museum so you could drop by if you are in Vaduz. The touristy stuff is all very walkable and near and you cannot miss this place. If you like postage, you could visit this place else it is alright!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

It was an interesting thing to look at and the price was right (free), but unless you're VERY into postage, this is a bit of a snore for me. Hundreds of rows of pull-out metal display cases of stamps.

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UK
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185 attraction reviews
215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Free museum which presents a range of histories its linking with the nations heritage. Has a number of products for sale including special stamp collections, posters and coins. Videos and pictures on display.

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