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Historisches Museum der Pfalz Speyer

Domplatz 4, 67346 Speyer, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6232 620222
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Main interest of museum closed

I’ve never been to this part of Germany though I’ve traveled a lot. I was excited to learn about... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Laura A
Richard, the enigmatic lionheart

A fascinating and well presented exhibition using different media. Thoroughly enjoyable and... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2018
gagalswaxer
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Hilchenbach, Germany
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This impressive history museum features a diverse selection of exhibits from pre-history through modern times.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“on display” (4 reviews)
“maya exhibit” (2 reviews)
“stone age” (2 reviews)
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Domplatz 4, 67346 Speyer, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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+49 6232 620222
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"maya exhibit"
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"golden hat"
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"excellent exhibition"
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"roman artifacts"
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"worth a visit"
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"titanic"
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"playmobil"
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"crowns"
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"porcelain"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I’ve never been to this part of Germany though I’ve traveled a lot. I was excited to learn about the history of a new branch of my family tree who came from the Pfaltz region. After paying for the the museum pass, we found out...More

Thank Laura A
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Reviewed March 30, 2018

A fascinating and well presented exhibition using different media. Thoroughly enjoyable and informative for young or old. I could not imagine a better way to present the material to a broad spectrum of visitors

Thank gagalswaxer
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

Excellent exhibition of Richard the Lionheart. Self conducted audio tour is available in both German and English. We will return for more at this museum, it was great

Thank chuck b
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Reviewed January 6, 2018

Been here a few times, they have a lot of interesting exhibitions on and it's not too expensive. What they have put on tends to be child friendly and interactive. So far we've done Playmobil, Titanic, Richard the Lionheart, Photo exhibition of Chancellor Kohl entertaining...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018

We were looking forward to visiting this museum based on reviews etc. sadly on Christmas Eve it was closed from 14.00 which I was not aware of! I did however marvel at the wonderful architecture, which kind of made up for not getting inside. We...More

Thank Kevin F
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Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

Whilst at Speyer we visited the Historical Museum Many very old artifacts on display and friendly helpful staff on hand Spent an interesting time wandering around and would like to revisit Close to the Cathedral

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Reviewed October 8, 2017

We visited the Richard Lionheart exhibit with our eyes wide open. Clearly, there are not many artifacts that survived until today. Those that did, have significant intrinsic value, so there is not much for the hands-on exhibit visitors. What the exhibit does well is displaying...More

Thank DonPaulo
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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

All the staff went out of their way to be helpful and informative. Interesting displays. For me the Roman collection was exceptional.

Thank Richard477
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Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful museum with interesting exposition. Really good for children's and also for parents. Nice place near to the river and very good to walk on the park.

Thank Luiz Augusto M
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Reviewed June 27, 2017

and we did not find much of interest in the permanent exhibits apart from the section on the cathedral/treasury. So it was not really worth the 7€ entrance charge. Most of the permanent exhibits only had labels in German and many (stone age, Roman, etc)...More

Thank namklim
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