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Museum Hallstatt

Seestrasse 56, Hallstatt A-4830 , Austria
+43 (0) 6134 8280 15
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Ranked #5 of 7 Attractions in Hallstatt
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 NEW

Good way to spend a few hours learning more about the past history of Hallstatt. Information in both German and English.

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Montreal, Canada
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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

Initially it looks like a small museum in a small town with a few artifacts, but in reality it is quite large, with several exhibits of quality, well documented, an audio guide that adds pertienent information. This is a must see museum if you are in the region as you will understand the importance of Hallstatt in the history of... More

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São Miguel do Oeste
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191 reviews 191 reviews
82 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

When you look from the outside seems like a small museum, but don't be fooled, you're in a city with 7,000 years of history!! The museum is actually quite big, and very, very interesting and informative!!!! There are a lot of very ancient artifacts that were extracted from the mines!!! Besides that, most of the information is written in several... More

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
6 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This is a good rainy day activity. We found the museum interesting. In places, however, it was difficult to see where to go next, as the lay-out was confusing.

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Cool, California
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19 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

I say 'Wow' because once you've been through it, you cannot believe how much information was in there!! You see the little building you walk into and assume it's just a small museum. There are a lot of exhibits and binders a long the way that provide explanations of exhibits in many languages. The multi-media exhibit about the history of... More

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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158 reviews 158 reviews
50 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

This museum was worth the visit. It takes you through the centuries of this region. With lots of stuff they found exposed. We traveled with two children of 4 and 5 years old. And although it has a short 3D movie it is not really a museum for children of that age. But the entire tour took us just under... More

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Burnie, Australia
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Excellent collections, great overview of Hallstatt history. Real bonus, great explanations in English.

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Yerevan, Armenia
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119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

Lots of great history about the region, and some neat interactive displays that are available in English. Definitely worth an hour, and you can get a small discount if you are staying in Hallstat.

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Colorado Springs
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

On a whim, we decided to take a quick look through this museum. Too bad we hadn't allocated more time to do so, as it was a very interesting museum regarding the history, mining, etc. of the area. Anyone who enjoys history will find this museum well worth the visit. I would love to go back and spend more time... More

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Gainesville, Florida
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60 reviews 60 reviews
18 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

We had a lovely time walking through the Hallstatt museum. The museum starts with the beginning of life in this area (a long time ago) and continues to present day. Very interesting hour or so!

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