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Historisches Museum

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Address: Schlossplatz 15, 66119 Saarbrucken, Saarland, Germany
Phone Number: +49(0)681 5064501
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very interesting place

if you like history go there its worth the detour. and don't forget to check the garden and the view behind it

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 25, 2013
sanaa k
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reims

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The underground castle was kind of cool but there was absolutely no information in any other language other than German. So I feel that tourists should actually get it for cheaper as if you actually want to learn anything in the museum then it is though really.

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stockholm
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

Saarland took part in the Olympics 1952. Just one of all interesting things you get to know. And the building is great.

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Saarbrucken, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Excellent presentation of the local history. Reconstruction of an ancient fortification with impressing walls, water cisterns and underground buildings.

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Landstuhl, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

Only 5€ per person and definitely worth it. It's outside appearance is deceiving of its size. Majority of the museum is underground. Expect to spend at least 2 hours here, longer if you understand German or French. It is a great place for those interested in history and it is kid-friendly. There are many areas where you get to use... More 

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Sarajevo
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

Great, great, great museum! I really liked that I was able to walk through the old castle ground place, to see the dungeon, touch the walls and learn more about Saarbrücken. The only bad thing is that writings inside of the museum are not available in English language, but you'll get a map written in English, so still workable.

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Stuart, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

A German friend took us here on a rainy day... she did a terrific job of explaining the exhibits that were not self-explanatory. She also put the exhibits in a real context by sharing her family's wartime experiences in the Saar region; as it has been part of France and/or Germany over the years. It was thought provoking but not... More 

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reims
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

if you like history go there its worth the detour. and don't forget to check the garden and the view behind it

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Vanersborg, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

A museum for a rainy day when there is nothing else to do - yes possibly. The museum is pretty big - I give it that. But that also means that they haven't really specified in any area which makes the exhibition a bit messy. There is also no information in English, which would be appreciated for tourists of all... More 

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