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German Christmas Museum (Deutsches Weihnachtsmuseum)

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Address: Herrngasse 1, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Christmas museum

For a collector of Christmas Decorations this museum was a pleasure to visit. The explanations were in German and English. Great displays of Decorations of various ages.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed December 17, 2016
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Manila
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So amazing. Even though we arrived already dark since it was winter, I was so happy to see the Christmas village museum. I saw the wonderful world of Christmas in different themes. I visited this place in my bucket list

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The shop has any decoration you could want from Germany for Christmas. The displays can only be seen to believed.

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Portland, Oregon
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum portion is small but nicely done, depicting the history of Christmas through exhibits. The attached Christmas shop is bigger, offering a large variety of Christmas fare and decorations.

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017

This places is incredible. the museum and shop makes anyone feel like a child. This should be on a bucket list

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Moscow, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

Do you know everything about X-Mas? If not, please come here to learn everything about the tradition of X-Mas tree decorations, to find out the difference between Santa and Father Frost. Take money with you as in the same building you will find large fairy selection of X-Mas tree decorations. This place will definitly bring back you childhood memories!

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Lexington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016

A self guided tour with English signage. Some of the collections are privately owned. Lot of history and interesting to see the evolution of how Christmas was celebrate then in comparison to today.

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Oberammergau, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016

Ok we were there a week before Christmas but in all honesty its another of the chain shops with a museum added to one section.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

A bit of disappointment. Definitely i would not pay next time 4 euro for several small rooms with old Christmas decoration. The shop where museum located is much more impressive.

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Merrimack, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016

Attached to a lovely store full of Christmas decor. The history of Christmas was very interesting and all explanations were in English and German. Amazing displays. Walking through the store was so interesting and so beautifully decorated!

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

For a collector of Christmas Decorations this museum was a pleasure to visit. The explanations were in German and English. Great displays of Decorations of various ages.

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