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Bruder Grimm Haus

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Small but comprehensive collection, be prepared to read

The museum is in the house where the Grimm family lived while they were in Steinau. That in itself... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Michelle M
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Munich, Germany
Interesting journey into the past

Nice and cosy atmosphere in the Brüder Grimm Haus. Gives you the feeling to be living in the time... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
mennogr
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Hamburg, Germany
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Brueder-Grimm-Str. 70, 36396 Steinau an der Strasse, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Fun and interesting museum about the world famous Grimm Brothers and their fairytales. While the museum is in German there is an English App and printout that are provided at the ticket desk. Entrance includes entrance into the Steinau Museum as well. The architecture of...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

The museum is in the house where the Grimm family lived while they were in Steinau. That in itself is cool. Downstairs you see the kitchen and some furnishings, which is a nod to that era. Half of the downstairs talks about the family history....More

1  Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Nice and cosy atmosphere in the Brüder Grimm Haus. Gives you the feeling to be living in the time of the authors.

1  Thank mennogr
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We visited on a damp Saturday - the small town was very closed for the day - no shops or cafe's open. The Tourist office was, but minimal info in English and the kind lady there spoke none. We wandered around the Castle - free...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We found the museum expensive for what it was. Also everything was in German with no other way to interpret what you were looking at. Disappointing.

2  Thank bneenut
Reviewed 17 October 2016

There were many displays of various works. However we don't know much German and unlike many places, there was no way to get anything in English so that was disappointing. I did enjoy all the pictures and displayed items though. It was amazing... not many...More

1  Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Photo taken is not allowed!! There are the lockers at front to keep your camera and stuffs. I enjoyed this museum. The ticket can enter the Steinau museum which is opposite the Brother Grimms' house.

1  Thank klongthip
Reviewed 5 April 2016

This museum is the house where the brothers Grimm spent five years of their childhood. The museum is divided in two areas: the ground floor is dedicated to life and the first floor to the fairy tales. I learnt a lot, especially regarding the other...More

Thank Maxx_Germany
Reviewed 26 July 2015

It's a nicely complex exhibition about the Grimm Brothers, with quite some interactive sections; for example, visitors can listen into various Grimm fairy tales with the headset funnily embedded in a textile crown, implying that the visitor is the Frog Prince. The exhibition is very...More

Thank Emese B
Reviewed 23 July 2013

Looked exceptionally interesting BT unfortunately we do not speak or read German and there were no translations.

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