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Musee d'Histoire de la Ville

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Address: 14, rue du Saint-Esprit, Luxembourg City 2090, Luxembourg
Phone Number: +352 47 96 45 00
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Partially closed but excellent football exhibition

Two of five floors closed for renovation.Excellent exhibition about football on other three floors.little on English teams but plenty on Luxembourg including trophies,most of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Leighton Buzzard
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two of five floors closed for renovation.Excellent exhibition about football on other three floors.little on English teams but plenty on Luxembourg including trophies,most of which are antiques!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This is a pleasant museum and is included in the Luxembourg card so is worth a visit. Unfortunately, you can not gain access to any of the main exhibits about the city's history for the next six months at the moment due to renovation and we were not aware of this until we arrived. We were a bit disappointed. However... More 

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Trinidad
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This museum has FREE entrance every Thursday from 6:00 pm. Because of this, I was only allowed into 'Football Hallelujah' exhibit (which will be on until March 2017) rather than other permanent exhibitions of the museum. Nonetheless, the exhibition was interesting and interactive and will appeal to you even if football is not your thing. It was spaced out over... More 

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Thank allyj414
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Nicely presented and well-laid out museum with fun artefacts and lots of different things to see. There's a fairtrade shop at the end with some really lovely things, ended up buying a couple of gifts. All explanations are written in multiple languages including English.

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Thank Ilovefreerange
Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We stumbled on this treat as we explored the old city of Luxembourg. Delightful building very tastefully combining the original stonework of the medieval framework with glass and wood modern additions. Interesting account of the history and development of the city encompassing the sociological aspects too. Great place to start your visit.

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Thank Jervis59
Manchester
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

This was a great museum in the town centre that gives an accessible and easy to understand history of the city, nation and culture. It's old fashioned-ish, not massively interactive but there is a wealth of information and the staff are friendly and helpful.

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Coolangatta, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

This museum was a little different to many we have been to as we have traveled across Europe. It covers the history of Luxembourg and its people through many different displays and also interactive displays. There are story boards in French, Germany and English and this goes for the audio displays as well. It is built inside several restored houses... More 

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Fascinating building, cool glass elevator is a must!. Lots of nooks and crannies throughout made the flow of the building alittle difficult to understand and followat times. That being said, the historical presentations were excellent and I learned a lot about the city and its surrounding countryside.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

A fascinating museum found in the most unique place. Well curated, it had the most interesting exhibits and you walk away having learned so much. Spent almost 3 hours there. A real treat

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Clinton Township, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

It's hard to keep track of the history of Luxembourg as a country - but they do a good job here. Displays of the growth of the city and artwork are interesting. Take time to read about the exhibits as you walk through. I enjoyed the newsreels (movies) of historical events.

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