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Historisches Museum der Pfalz Speyer

Domplatz 4, 67346 Speyer, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6232 620222
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Richard the Lionheart

Excellent exhibition of Richard the Lionheart. Self conducted audio tour is available in both... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
chuck b
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Hockenheim, Germany
Always worth a visit

Been here a few times, they have a lot of interesting exhibitions on and it's not too expensive... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
Richard B
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Germany
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This impressive history museum features a diverse selection of exhibits from pre-history through modern times.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“maya exhibit” (2 reviews)
“stone age” (2 reviews)
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Domplatz 4, 67346 Speyer, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent exhibition of Richard the Lionheart. Self conducted audio tour is available in both German and English. We will return for more at this museum, it was great

Thank chuck b
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Been here a few times, they have a lot of interesting exhibitions on and it's not too expensive. What they have put on tends to be child friendly and interactive. So far we've done Playmobil, Titanic, Richard the Lionheart, Photo exhibition of Chancellor Kohl entertaining...More

1  Thank Richard B
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

We were looking forward to visiting this museum based on reviews etc. sadly on Christmas Eve it was closed from 14.00 which I was not aware of! I did however marvel at the wonderful architecture, which kind of made up for not getting inside. We...More

Thank Kevin F
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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Whilst at Speyer we visited the Historical Museum Many very old artifacts on display and friendly helpful staff on hand Spent an interesting time wandering around and would like to revisit Close to the Cathedral

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

We visited the Richard Lionheart exhibit with our eyes wide open. Clearly, there are not many artifacts that survived until today. Those that did, have significant intrinsic value, so there is not much for the hands-on exhibit visitors. What the exhibit does well is displaying...More

Thank DonPaulo
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

All the staff went out of their way to be helpful and informative. Interesting displays. For me the Roman collection was exceptional.

Thank Richard477
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful museum with interesting exposition. Really good for children's and also for parents. Nice place near to the river and very good to walk on the park.

Thank Luiz Augusto M
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

and we did not find much of interest in the permanent exhibits apart from the section on the cathedral/treasury. So it was not really worth the 7€ entrance charge. Most of the permanent exhibits only had labels in German and many (stone age, Roman, etc)...More

Thank namklim
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

For me you can forget the Maya, the stone age, and even the roman artifacts. I found the number 1 place to see is actually on the lower level at the end of the exhibits. The Cathedral Treasury. Exhibit shows the cathedral as it was...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2017

Basically, I was not sure that I want to visit this museum. Artifacts of primitive era and household items from the life of Roman legionaries - these exhibits are usually quite ordinary and quickly erased from memory. However, for the benefit of the museum played...More

Thank gentbrugg
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