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Museum Hameln

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Good food

We had home made soup for lunch, very tasty. A good location next to the museum and great for... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2018
Hayle, United Kingdom
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Christmas Visit

We visited the cafe only for a coffee, a cake and a gluewein here on Christmas Day afternoon. It... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2018
Clare, Suffolk
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Osterstr. 8-9, 31785 Hameln, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 5151 2021215
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Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

We had home made soup for lunch, very tasty. A good location next to the museum and great for watching the world go by.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BelinOa
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend this museum. They do a great job telling the fascinating, yet creepy, story of the Pied Piper. The mechanical play was done very well. Kind of scary! Also, having live rats in the museum added another perspective to the whole experience. My...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

This is one of the best museums we've ever visited on our travels. The quality of the exhibits, signage and overall setting are superb. It's a beautiful building too! The staff are friendly and welcoming. We were very lucky that the special exhibit, 'Rats!' was...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 3, 2018

Wonderful historic exhibition. Thematic rooms about Rat Catcher legend and real story behind it. Great interactive show about it. Very helpful and attentive staff.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Elena P
Reviewed January 17, 2018

We visited the cafe only for a coffee, a cake and a gluewein here on Christmas Day afternoon. It was bright, warm, welcoming with clean toilets, always a good guide to the attitude of the staff. Service was as quick as the fully crowded café...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank pepsipie
Reviewed September 14, 2017

A most interesting museum in Hameln and very good value for money.It was varied and the surprise at the end was lovely! Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Eileen R
Reviewed September 9, 2017

We spent a few hours in the museum, it was great to be inside an old house and see some of what it wold have been like to live in one of the "chocolate" box houses. You need to leave your bags in a locker...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mark H
Reviewed August 22, 2017

I had breakfast here with a friend. Although they have a nice outside sitting area we preferred to sit inside for our breakfast. We ordered from a breakfast menu and found everything we were looking for. The service was fast and friendly. The interior matches...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank dasreiseteam
Reviewed August 18, 2017

alot of stairs to go up and down.. but impressed with how they have managed to incorporate the needs of less abled people.. great place to visit... although google translate app is a good one to have if your german is a little rusty!!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Sarah B
Reviewed August 2, 2017

This museum, a great find for children and families, traces Hamelin's history from medieval town to recent history. A unique mechanical pied piper theater is a treat. Museum displays are explained in German and English.

Date of experience: July 2017
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