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Well maintained beautiful small musium

Never this site, bit away from the main road, you can get most of the information about the history... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
Tirunelveli, India
Good small museum

Good small museum with some nice exhibits. Some understanding of German is required to fully... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
Derby, United Kingdom
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Nov 7, 2017
“Well maintained beautiful small musium”
Oct 16, 2017
“Good small museum”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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+49 4725 1292
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Reviewed November 7, 2017

Never this site, bit away from the main road, you can get most of the information about the history of the island, only problem is the information are only in German,We traveled from Cuxhaven to this place such a wonderful journey, you can see the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

Good small museum with some nice exhibits. Some understanding of German is required to fully appreciate the museum as there are no translations into other languages; perhaps a smart phone app could address this. Also, I would have like to have seen a little more...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank BeerFriday
Reviewed September 14, 2017

You learn a lot here! Not only the history of the island, but also current developments and problems.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank sgollasch
Reviewed August 10, 2016

Cost €8.50 pp and must be booked at the information center. The guide was an older man and very much enjoyed by members of the group who understood German. There are supposed to be tours in English, but not while we there there. Even if...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank bjoann
Reviewed July 7, 2016

Walking around the Island we saw these pretty colourful cottages & curious we went closer to find the Helgoland Museum. Tickets were priced at 9 Euros per head. Each of the cottages had items on display & am sure they covered the history of Helgoland...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Dippy5ster
Reviewed May 4, 2016

This museum offers a rich overview as to the history, the folklore and the nature of the island. The contents are presented with very informative take away leaflets. You also can enjoy films and unexpected documents. The history is exciting since Helgoland has been influenced...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank ebuphil
Reviewed September 18, 2015

The Bunker tour is well worth taking. Tickets can be obtained from the tourist office in town. Although the tour is in German, a little research beforehand, means you will not lose out. Even if you are not interested in the historical side of it,...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Chenahusky
Reviewed August 4, 2015

We didn't visit the museum, but we took the bunker tour - very interesting, heart wrenching, history at its finest.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Baerbel M
Reviewed June 15, 2015

Helgoland has a amazing historical and cultural heritage, which is well documented in the museum. It is a pity that the natural displace in the basement are in such small rooms, that one feels claustrofobic with more than 2 people in there. I can recomment...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Pearl49
Reviewed May 27, 2015

For people staying on Helgoland, the local museum is well worth a visit. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The layout of the main building and small houses with different exhibits, makes it charming. There are exhibits on the history of the island, its...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Chenahusky
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