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Museum fur Volkerkunde

Neighbourhood: Rotherbaum
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Address: Rothenbaumchaussee 64, 20148 Hamburg, Germany
Phone Number: +49 40 4288790
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Ethnological museum in Hamburg

For those who are interested of different cultures this museum is really worthwhile to go. Thw building as such is interesting to see and look around. Eg. About the culture of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 August 2016
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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Principally the collection is from the Americas and Oceania. The museum is spread out over two floors. On the ground floor there are works from native North Americans as well as Inuit culture. This leads on to works from Incan and other pre-Colombian cultures in the Andes and Colombia/Venezuala. It also has a Treasury of excavated gold and other precious... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

For those who are interested of different cultures this museum is really worthwhile to go. Thw building as such is interesting to see and look around. Eg. About the culture of Indians in North America as such, cloths, textiles and about their everyday living in reservates was breathtaking to learn. How did they survive and how the tribes were merged?... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

Amazing collection of creative masks, instruments and buildings particularly from the South Pacific - don't miss this topclass museum & forget the undeservedly low ranking in the list of Hamburg attractions.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2014

Lovely visit - very quiet as i didnt turn up until gone 3pm. Was quite interesting. I ended up following a school group round - usually annoying, but was nice watching the kids trying out the instruments and excited about teepees! If only i was a kid again!

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