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Landesmuseum fuer Vorgeschichte

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five stars is too few for this museum

We are very interested in stories about our ancient forefathers and -mothers, so this museum was a... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Susan F
Worth coming to Halle for

I came specifically to Halle just for this museum. It lived up to my expectations and then some... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Kathrine R
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“pre history”(3 reviews)
“bronze age”(4 reviews)
“audio guide”(6 reviews)
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Richard-Wagner-Str. 9/10, 06114 Halle (Saale), Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 May 2012

I used to live in the street where this museum for a while and it naturally I went to see it. The Sky Disc is astounding. I actually went to hear an academic paper about it in another country by coincidence and its story is...More

3  Thank b037
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Reviewed 12 January 2017
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

We are very interested in stories about our ancient forefathers and -mothers, so this museum was a must. Unfortunately we hadn't allocate ourselves enough time to really investigate everything that was offered. With a book describing the finding, investigation and suggested interpretations of the "...More

1  Thank Susan F
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

I came specifically to Halle just for this museum. It lived up to my expectations and then some. If you have any interest at all in pre-history this museum will be worthwhile. Make sure you get the audio guide. Also allow a lot of time....More

Thank Kathrine R
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

It was quiet a pleasant surprise for me when I visited the museum. The lightings and the care they took in maintaining the artifacts is really commendable. I highly recommend everyone to visit this place.

Thank Naveen S
Reviewed 9 June 2018

For anybody remotely interested in the history of human beings from the stone ages onwards, this museum is an absolutely must see. It looks as if it has been recently renovated because the displays are absolutely world class. It guides the visitor through the various...More

Thank mbloggs
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This museum was one of the best I have been too, catering for both a 6-year and an academic adult. The museum displayed archaeological finds, explained the setting they were found in as well as putting them in a context of their use. The use...More

Thank Åsa S
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is an amazing museum, full of beautiful artefacts which are presented in an imaginative and stimulating way. The Nebra Sky Disc is here and is worth seeing. Staff are helpful and friendly and the entry fee is reasonable. I wish there were more placards...More

Thank Guinnog
Reviewed 13 December 2016

The authentic Sky Disc of Nebra lives here at the Landesmuseum für Vorgeschichte ( Halle State Museum of Prehistory ) This museum is filled with ancient burial pits and narratives around how various ancient peoples lived, worked and took care of their dead And in...More

1  Thank wanderlusts_12
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

One of the best museum I've been to. Don't miss it. A special is the Himmelsscheibe von Nebra, alone this is worth the visit!

Thank LeonChame
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We took the audio guide through the exhibits and it was definitely worth it! There was actually an overwhelming amount of information available as we quickly realized... We went quite slowly through the first rooms with artifacts and exhibits from some of the earliest known...More

Thank wilkmia
Reviewed 23 May 2016

This museum is a must if you are interest in pre-historical displays and exhibits. I loved loved loved it, especially of course the "star" of the museum, the real Nebra sky disc.

Thank Drezdany
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