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Willy-Brandt-Haus Lubeck

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The Willy-Brandt Haus

We didn't actually look inside (we were running out of time) but from the outside it looks very... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
So Glad We Stopped By

The museum is free and open on Monday - this led us in the door. How very glad we were! In... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
Chicago, Illinois
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Koenigstr. 21, 23552 Lubeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

We didn't actually look inside (we were running out of time) but from the outside it looks very impressive, I would imagine very nice inside

Thank bigalw35
Reviewed 4 May 2018

The museum is free and open on Monday - this led us in the door. How very glad we were! In following Brandt's life, we felt we had had a walk through many important events of the 20th century. Exhibits were well designed with audio...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

This exhibit is curated in a very thorough and engaging way and sheds light not only on the political career of Willy Brandt but also on the entire Cold War era in Germany. Enlightening and enriching. I would hotly recommended it.

Thank Vanya D
Reviewed 2 April 2018

The Willy Brandt house provides a vivid recount of the former chancellor’s life as a politically active human being. There are various interactive elements which make it quite engaging. It makes it fairly easy to imagine who things were back in the days. You leave...More

1  Thank kr0elle
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This small but packed with interesting information about Brandt is free and well worth a visit. Make sure you get the card for the English translations as without it you will not get much out of it. I hadn't realised just what an amazing and...More

Thank MTurner
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This is one of the best museums I've visited in Germany - it has English translations located next to the German descriptions. Moreover, it is an interactive museum - you get to pick up head sets to listen to commentaries. Plus, it's free for all...More

Thank yptay
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I am a 65 year old American and I really enjoyed this museum. I grew up hearing about Willy Brandt and his contributions to Germany. I learned a lot of things about his early life. I recommend this place.

Thank HapyGuy7
Travelor1968, Geschäftsführer at Willy-Brandt-Haus Lubeck, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Dear HapyGuy7, thanks a lot for your visit! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and that you are recommending a visit. Your Team of the Willy-Brandt-Haus Luebeck

Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is a thoughtful free museum about the life and works of Willy Brandt - including about his birth and early years in Lubeck (a surprise to me) and his life in Norway and Sweden before returning to Germany. There is enough information in English...More

Thank AndrewWombat
Travelor1968, Manager at Willy-Brandt-Haus Lubeck, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Dear AndrewWombat, thanks for your comments. We are happy, that you enjoyed your stay at our house and exhibition. It is our first priority to make you feel welcome! We are glad that you mentioned our dedication and motivation to make Brandt´s life and work...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

As a university German major in the 70's, I was acquainted with Willy Brandt's contribution to German politics, so I really enjoyed visiting this museum. Here you can find out everything from his humble beginnings in Lübeck to his time as Bundeskanzler. Most information is...More

Thank mjs03
Travelor1968, Geschäftsführer at Willy-Brandt-Haus Lubeck, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Dear visitor, thanks a lot for you comments! We are glad that you enjoyed your visit. It is a pity that you did not get the RFID-Card for English speaking visitors. With this card you would have got audios in English and filmclips with English...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Very interesting museum on the life of this German statesman.particularly interesting film footage from Berlin when the wall was first constructed.

Thank lynnandandrij
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