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Address: Strandpromenade 6, 88690 Uhldingen Muhlhofen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Phone Number:
+49 4975 56928900
09:00 - 05:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 05:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Unique and tranquil

We wanted to visit these Bronze-Age houses as my daughter had been studying this period of history at school and we weren't disappointed. The houses were reconstructed in 1922... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The reconstructed houses were very interesting to look around, they had one section of the village with show houses that anyone could see, which was great. The one thing that annoyed us was that many of the houses and displays were only available on a tour. I can speak a bit of German, but my wife and children can't and... More 

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

We wanted to visit these Bronze-Age houses as my daughter had been studying this period of history at school and we weren't disappointed. The houses were reconstructed in 1922 from artefacts found in the lake and there is a whole village network on stilts! There are clear explanations of what each building was used for and the traditions of the... More 

Thank LRobin
Ashland, Oregon
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This museum had a multimedia presentation and then a tour of Lake Dwelling structures that were very interesting. There were hands on activities and displays in several of the dwellings. It was a nice place to walk around and explore. Very interactive, informative and unique. There were close by places to eat as well.

Thank snoopygrl
Brighton, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Find out what was going on 6000 years ago. They really have put some work into this place. Patient guide tells a great story. Lots to see even on crummy out of season day. In winter only open 2.30 sharp for hour - you could be only one there! Great info.

Thank UKRobin
Boston, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Was on an excursion with a language school based in Freiburg, and we all went to this museum. It was a really cool immersive experience. First they have you go through this like 4D experience, then you can enter the open air museum, where you are free to roam. There weren't "guides" per say, rather people stationed at particular points... More 

Thank Shawn F
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250 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

What a wonderful little gem to stop and see. I was on a bike trip around Lake Constance and stopped by this place based on a recommendation from a friend. How very interesting. Great for young and old alike.

Thank Amy T
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

A lot of research has gone in to this place and to preserve it. A lot of things to experience which takes us back in time. A must go for school kids too, as they see what and get to do stuffs in real. Its a must see in the bodensee region. A unique experience overall. Cons: For the non-Deutsch... More 

Thank AjayBhat
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270 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Cool place to visit to learn about how people lives thousands of years before! Different languages spoken for tour groups!

Thank Steven L
Sarstedt, Germany
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171 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

A good reconstruction to show how people lived in ages past. Definitely worth a visit, especially with children, an instructional paradise.

Thank frank3357
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123 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

A very good reconstruction of stone age & bronze age buildings. Recommend taking the tour and seeing the short movie. You might be able to skip this but we found it interesting especially the movie with the "special effects". There are lots of signs with explanations - German & English. There was one house with a young man doing a... More 

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