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Lower Saxony State Museum (Niedersachsisches Landesmuseum Hannover)

Willy-Brandt-Allee 5, 30169, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 4951 19807686
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Great museum, has everything

One of the best city museums we have been around in a long time. Considering it was only 5 Euros... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2017
alisdair t
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Workington, United Kingdom
Family friendly museum

The museum has many different exhibitions. On the ground floor there's one about the history of... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Maurice B
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Berlin, Germany
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Willy-Brandt-Allee 5, 30169, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
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+49 4951 19807686
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"human evolution"
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"medieval period"
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"great aquarium"
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"dinosaur"
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

One of the best city museums we have been around in a long time. Considering it was only 5 Euros entry. On 3 levels, the ground floor had a really good aquarium area , dinosaur, and natural history exhibits. also very nice cafe. First floor...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

The museum has many different exhibitions. On the ground floor there's one about the history of nature: this addresses especially to children as there are many opportunities to touch and discover things. The temporary exhibitions are also worth a visit! When we went there, they...More

Thank Maurice B
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

The Landesmuseum overall has a large collection of paintings and cultural artifacts. The mass of pieces is however not the valid parameter. Some of the rooms are overloaded and although rooms are organized chronologically in history, one cannot separate the mass of the collections from...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2017

This museum has a nice large collection of art (paintings) as well as cultural artifacts and even an aquarium. The second floor has a really nice overview of human evolution too. My only issue was that I don't speak German and all information is in...More

Thank Maria M
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WeltenMuseum-Team, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lower Saxony State Museum (Niedersachsisches Landesmuseum Hannover), responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thank You! Please recommend and come back :-)

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

We visited the whole museum and were really impressed. It is divided in three parts: (1) Nature, (2) Human, (3) Art. The first to parts are very well explained and very interactive. The last part encompasses paintings from the Renaissance up to the beginning of...More

Thank Yann R
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WeltenMuseum-Team, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lower Saxony State Museum (Niedersachsisches Landesmuseum Hannover), responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Thank You! Please recommend and come back :-)

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Reviewed 4 December 2016

Close to the town hall, this museum house three different collections. The entrance ticket covers all three. On the ground floor is the Natural History collection. This is a mix of models and live exhibits. The Ethnological/Archaeological collection is on the first floor. Archaeological finds...More

Thank Gerard_S77
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WeltenMuseum-Team, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lower Saxony State Museum (Niedersachsisches Landesmuseum Hannover), responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Thank You! Please recommend and come back :-)

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Reviewed 22 October 2016

this is a lovely museum and a great activity if only for one day/afternoon. It contain European history, a great aquarium and the attractions for the whole family. As most museums in Germany they charge entry fees, but it's quite low I believe. The Maschsee,...More

Thank WillSauer
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WeltenMuseum-Team, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lower Saxony State Museum (Niedersachsisches Landesmuseum Hannover), responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2016

Thank You! Please recommend and come back :-)

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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Although as pointed out there is little in the way of English signage, it's not hard to figure out what you are looking at. Interesting selection of European art, a great aquarium and an extensive display of middle ages artifacts. Very pleasant cafe. If you...More

Thank 492traveler
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WeltenMuseum-Team, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lower Saxony State Museum (Niedersachsisches Landesmuseum Hannover), responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2016

Thank You! Please recommend and come back :-)

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

I spent half day in this museum and had a really great day. Starting from the first level with all the fishes from around the world to the reptiles and dinosaur to the upper level with topic of human evolution to all the precious antiques...More

Thank Panchana S
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WeltenMuseum-Team, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lower Saxony State Museum (Niedersachsisches Landesmuseum Hannover), responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Thank You! Please recommend and come back :-)

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Reviewed 6 June 2016

This museum is on three floors and is quite wonderful! On the ground floor, there is a Natural History section with all kinds of animals, dinosaurs and live animals in glass cases and fish in a tank. All beautifully laid out and interesting. On another...More

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WeltenMuseum-Team, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Lower Saxony State Museum (Niedersachsisches Landesmuseum Hannover), responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Thank You! Please recommend and come back :-)

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Reduced entrance fee: 4€, Normal entrance fee: 5€ Temporary exhibitions are not always included
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