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Museum of the Palatinate (Kurpfalzisches Museum) and restaurant

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Nice setting for italian cuisine

We found the restaurant in a court yard of the museum. It was separate from a busy crowded walking... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
thanh thao t
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Vietnam
fine museum

i visited especially to view the Riemenschneider altar, and was not disappointed. Surprisingly... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
AliceMoerk
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Anna Maria Island, Florida
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Hauptstrasse 97, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My favourite parts of this museum are the rooms in the old palace building facing onto the Haupstraße, and the archeology section. Heidelberg was one a large Roman settlement, and there are lots of original artifacts, as well as excellent context and displays. The English...More

1  Thank erinatlarge
Reviewed 4 November 2018

We found the restaurant in a court yard of the museum. It was separate from a busy crowded walking tourist street. The design and setting were classical, old-aged, and charming. We like the ambience and dishes.

Thank thanh thao t
Reviewed 4 September 2018

i visited especially to view the Riemenschneider altar, and was not disappointed. Surprisingly, one can walk right up to this remarkable sculpture. this is a fine museum, tho i almost missed the entry.

Thank AliceMoerk
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

The food was manageable, although a bit pricey. But the service deserves the distinction of worse in town. The waiters are slow and careless: one of them SAT FOR A SMOKE with a couple of friends in one of the tables.... during his shift! He...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Immerse yourself in Heidelberg by visiting this museum. It takes you on a tour through the agrs, through the arts and through the German culture - stunning!

2  Thank Elené B
Reviewed 26 June 2018

The Historical Museum of the Palatinate (the name for this region of Germany, derived from the Latin word palatium, meaning “palace”) references the period in Germany history during which it was ruled over by a prince of Holy Roman Empire. The floor plan of this...More

1  Thank thetravelorganizer
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Its a great hodgepodge of artifacts and curiosities from centuries of regional history. Great for museum lovers! Lots of corners to explore.

1  Thank KristanBerlin
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We actually ended up here because we had some down time, not because we specifically sought it out. I'm so glad we did! It's a smallish museum, and with the audioguide, you go through the history of the area, from Roman times (some interesting archaeological...More

1  Thank RachaelEmma
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I found this an interesting museum, though when I went everything was in German. Perhaps what really struck me was the elements that showed the Roman presence in the area.

Thank Phil H
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is one of the better museums we visited while in Germany. This is a large collection but a 1 1/2 hour time investment will leave you with the feeling that you've covered what you wanted to see. Something for everyone!

Thank Daniel L
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No parking directly around the museum, it is pedestrianised. Parking further out is available and it is easy to walk.
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