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Small and well put together museum

Nice displays and detailed audio tour for only 5euros. Nice to visit and read or listen to the... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
Katyphair1
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Neat old museum

The museum was nice, the whole tour of the Duke and Duchess' royal areas can be understood in... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Sarah K
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Schlossplatz 13, 38304 Wolfenbuttel, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Nice displays and detailed audio tour for only 5euros. Nice to visit and read or listen to the history of the schloss. Nice building from the outside as well.

Thank Katyphair1
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

The museum was nice, the whole tour of the Duke and Duchess' royal areas can be understood in English with a free audioguide. Beautiful woodwork and some interesting history. The glass part of the museum is all in German though.

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

A great place to learn about the life of dukes and dutchesses. Fortunately they have English audio tour guides, otherwise I think we would have been lost! A very inexpensive and time efficient stop that's well worth taking in.

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The Wolfenbuettel Castle is a landmark in the peaceful country setting of Lower Saxony. Laden with historical landmarks, its origins can be traced back as early as 1118. Since 1430 it has been the cradle of the House of the Guelph Dukes of Brunswick, until...More

Thank Stefano M
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Visit to the Schless so worthwhile. If you go, make sure you get the headset in your language of choice. It really clarifies what went on in each room, the furniture, and other appointments in the castle. It is well preserved and interesting.

Thank GoinPlaces63
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Recommended by the reise bureau of wolfenbutten, we have an informative tour of the town, including the Schloss museum. The schloss is very well maintained and the museum is well organized making my kids and me exited about part of german history in the feudal...More

Thank Nguyen C
Reviewed 6 September 2016

After we finished our tour at Jägermeister (very much worth a visit) we visited the very nice town of Wolfenbuttel and also went to the Schloss Museum. Nice but not spectacular.

Thank huringa
Reviewed 28 October 2015

This school & museum is situated in the second largest maintained castle in Lower Saxony. It was first recorded in 1074, has subsequently been destroyed & rebuilt repeatedly to the present pentagon complex. It was booked for a family wedding reception & certainly rose to...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Visits are accompanied by a guide (ours spoke quite good English). This baroque schloss is a really interesting place to visit, especially in view of the English connection (through the Hanoverian royal family). Highly recommended.

2  Thank Henry1812
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Luckily it was not destroyed during world war II. almost 600 historic building preserved well. The library is a must.

1  Thank oceanpearl1222
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