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Fuerstenallee 7, 33102 Paderborn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 5251 306660
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Must visit for all geeks in Paderborn

The Heinz Nixdorf museum depicts the history of computing and computing machines in great detail... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
MihirMulay
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Gescher, Germany
Family time

Fantastic museum and we as a family thoroughly enjoyed our time there. Many interactive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marc R
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Fuerstenallee 7, 33102 Paderborn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Heinz Nixdorf museum depicts the history of computing and computing machines in great detail. One can easily spend the whole day going through the displayed artifacts, and not be able to cover all of them. Easy connectivity to the city centre by bus. One...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic museum and we as a family thoroughly enjoyed our time there. Many interactive activities which culminated with a robot guiding us.

Thank Marc R
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

In ‘the world's largest computer museum’, as the leaflet would have it, we expected to find a lot of advanced technology, but the scope of this museum is much wider. It presents the whole history of information and communication technology starting with the invention of...More

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Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

This place is really worth visiting. We spent about 4 hours exploring the past and playing with the modern IT. If you are into Mathematics you can also enjoy many interesting achievements.

Thank Artur S
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Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

A pleasant, well presented museum of various computing tech over the years. Particularly enjoyed seeing the "enigma" machine and the working telephone exchange. Two areas for improvements 1. Most of the information is all in German. However, there are some exceptions (particularly the signs that...More

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Reviewed January 26, 2017

Entertaining young kids can sometimes be hard work but not here. The museum is very interactive with lots of bits and bobs for the kids to get hands on with - including robots that can act as guides around the museum and that the kids...More

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Reviewed January 18, 2017

This was an amazing day! It was a very informative and insightful tour around a wonderful collection of different technologies from the past up to the present day. As much as it is a must see for computer and technology students/lovers from everywhere, I as...More

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Reviewed January 5, 2017

Our family group aged from 8 to 70s thoroughly enjoyed our educational and informative visit to the museum, with something for everyone - a history of numbers and computing from Mesopotamian times to the 21st century, with a comprehensive and wonderful array/collection of artefacts and...More

Thank 291mike
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Reviewed August 23, 2016

This place is must be visited, especially by IT lovers. Visit this place and see the history of all different types of technologies. How did they make their way and progress to a time.

Thank Vitomir B
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Reviewed June 1, 2016

Starting by Nixdorf on the 01.01.1979 I decided to go and revisit where I started which was where the HNF now is. The fountains in front of the building look the same as for 37 years ago. The Main doors have changed a little but...More

Thank Tommy2lfeet
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