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Historisches Museum Bremerhaven

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Address: An der Geeste, Bremerhaven, State of Bremen, Germany
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+49 471 308160
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10:00 - 18:00
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 18:00

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Very interesting museum showing the life in Bremerhaven in various periods. I spent 2 really interesting hours there.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 October 2016
Anna S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Very interesting museum showing the life in Bremerhaven in various periods. I spent 2 really interesting hours there.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

Let me start off by saying that this place is very special to me because of my family history so I may be biased. My dad worked out of this very port from a ship called "The Seven Seas." He was a steward on the ship. My family immigrated to the US on that same ship from the same port.... More 

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Oldenburg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

Another reviewer wrote "they ought to advertize more". Yes, this museum has a lot more about emigrants than the famed Auswandererhaus. Of course it also has a lot about Bremerhaven's history, but then this history is very much about emigration (and about fishing). Did you know that Elvis came to Germany via Bremerhaven ? And friends of my family went... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2014

This was great museum to see, you get a passport of a real person who had made the trip, then follow them along the way to America. I was disappointed about the research for your own relative-they had the ancestry.com program and it was something I could have checked from my home computer.

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