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Sperrmauer Museum Edersee

Forsthausstr. 2, 34549 Edertal, Hesse, Germany
+49 173 5941845
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Last time we were in the area this place was closed (it was a monday) so I was quite excited to... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2016
Andy H
Caerphilly, United Kingdom
via mobile
A shed full of ww2 memorabilia but worth popping in!

They play the dambusters film on a loop and most of the stuff is in German but worth a visit to see... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2016
London, United Kingdom
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“dam” (3 reviews)
Forsthausstr. 2, 34549 Edertal, Hesse, Germany
+49 173 5941845
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Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Last time we were in the area this place was closed (it was a monday) so I was quite excited to visit on a Tuesday when it was open. The exhibits consist in the main of newspaper cuttings and "airfix type" models. So we were...More

3  Thank Andy H
Reviewed June 17, 2016

They play the dambusters film on a loop and most of the stuff is in German but worth a visit to see the model of the dam.

Thank Nutmeadgirl
Reviewed October 11, 2015 via mobile

Went here with my Dad on our annual bike trip before visiting the dam its self. Lots of information and memorablia from the Dambusters raid in May 1943. The owner was cheerful and happy if not slightly strange as we pulled up on our bikes...More

2  Thank lewielufc
Reviewed September 23, 2015

A small but interesting museum explaining the British operation "Chastise" on 17 May 1943 to destroy German barrages to cut power supply for German industry. Next to one of Germany's largest barrages, this lovingly arranged private museum is fun for children and parents alike.

1  Thank Fornax-Madrid
Reviewed June 10, 2015 via mobile

Amazing place for trust I advice to visit that places . There is everything restaurant and many other funny function ,you can rent boat. I like it really very good place

Thank Abdulaziz A
Reviewed February 2, 2015

This small museum is very informational about the area and the results of the "Dambuster " operation in WW2. It is wonderful to see history saved and handed down for generations Beautiful area well worth the climb o see the museum..

3  Thank JAMN38
Reviewed August 10, 2014

Models and articles were good. It could be improved if there was English translatons. Friendly staff.

1  Thank Patrick M
Reviewed June 13, 2014

This excellent museum concentrates on The dambusters ,the operation and the effect on the civilians around the area.when we went on 24th may2014 the film of the dambusters was being played in german.Its full of artifacts and models and newspaper cuttings from the time.If you...More

2  Thank Jonthemon7
Reviewed September 25, 2013

We found this by accident and were so glad that we did. A lovely gentleman with no English welcomed us and somehow with my rudimentary German we managed to watch the DVD and discuss his relations who appeared in it and how he felt about...More

5  Thank alisongs
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