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Musee d'Histoire de la Ville

14, rue du Saint-Esprit, Luxembourg City 2090, Luxembourg
+352 47 96 45 00
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Only go if you are a local

The Musee d'Histoire de la Ville is set up to be informative to a local person as opposed to a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
afroguy11
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Edmonton, Canada
A great way to explore Luxembourg history

We wish we'd had more time here. The museum offers a fascinating overview of years of Luxembourg's... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
M0dernDayExpl0rer
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Sydney, Australia
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14, rue du Saint-Esprit, Luxembourg City 2090, Luxembourg
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+352 47 96 45 00

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Musee d'Histoire de la Ville is set up to be informative to a local person as opposed to a out-of-country tourist. It is quite interactive.

Thank afroguy11
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wish we'd had more time here. The museum offers a fascinating overview of years of Luxembourg's history. The dioramas were a particularly clever way to show how the site has grown over time. The museum is layered over a number of floors but lockers...More

Thank M0dernDayExpl0rer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sparse, disjointed, confusing museum with closed panoramic terrace and 2 entire floors (out of 5) completely empty. I did like the massive elevator -an entire glass room that moved up and down. In the basement there's an exit to Le Chemin de la Corniche, but...More

Thank gregsf11
Reviewed July 8, 2017

This is an excellent city museum,heard out of the rock.It is very modern on three underground floors,there is a lift.It covers the history of the city since its founding.There are English translations of all the panels and it follows around in a easy to follow...More

Thank wingate
Reviewed June 12, 2017

It's a good museum and you get an idea about Luxembourg city. The only thing they have no seats inside the rooms so after a while you get really tired standing up. No cafe either.

Thank Nadya A
Reviewed March 18, 2017

This museum is great! It explains the history of the old town from the legends of Melusina and Sigfried, the foundation of the fortress in 963 and it's evolution till nowadays! It has great maquettes where you can follow the evolution of the defence fortification...More

1  Thank Pollux2017
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

The museum is under renovation and so the only exhibit open is the football one which tbh is such a crying shame. Hopefully it will be completed soon so people can enjoy it.

1  Thank Laura G
Reviewed December 27, 2016

I got to visit this museum which is currently undergoing a major renovation. The only exhibit I could see was called "Football Hallelujah" (Soccer) about the obsession with soccer. I'm not really into sports so this was kind of boring for me personally. I could...More

1  Thank ClintPage
Reviewed November 7, 2016

Two of five floors closed for renovation.Excellent exhibition about football on other three floors.little on English teams but plenty on Luxembourg including trophies,most of which are antiques!

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Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

This is a pleasant museum and is included in the Luxembourg card so is worth a visit. Unfortunately, you can not gain access to any of the main exhibits about the city's history for the next six months at the moment due to renovation and...More

1  Thank History_Girl88
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