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Bayerisches Armeemuseum

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Under renovation

The old castle is impressive. The museum was under renovation when we visited October 2018. The... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Oberkochen, Germany
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Part of museum is a pre 2nd.WW construction

There was an interesting exposition about Sinti and Roma peoples' life in Germany before and during... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
Gavi, Italy
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Schlosslaende 1, 85049 Ingolstadt, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

The old castle is impressive. The museum was under renovation when we visited October 2018. The display of old swords and weapons was still great. There is very little English labels. The 1866 war display was great.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank 269luch
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

There was an interesting exposition about Sinti and Roma peoples' life in Germany before and during the 2nd WW. The Bayerisches Armeemuseum was at a walking distance from our hotel Bayerische Hof.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Fastrack60
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This review covers a long planned trip to Ingolstadt to visit the Bavarian Army Museum. The collection in the Tilly's Redoubt is probably the single best WWI museum I have ever visited, rivaling what I remember of the Imperial War Museum's collection. Of course it...More

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank Asta365
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

I just visited, or actually wanted to visit this museum, but it was a total fail. I wanted to visit the whole museum, and my friend only the first part, in the castle. We asked the Helga at the tickets, what kind of tickets we...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Csaba K
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The trench warfare exhibit stopped my children compelling them to want to hold hands. It was memorable (and really not scary; however, it surprised them). The museum tells the history well (descriptions are only in German).

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Being basically an english speaker make sure you have Google Translator on your smart phone, that is what we did, you will get the full story that way. Only a few of the signs are in english. A very good very clean WW1 museum. Being...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank AlnicoCunife
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We didn't go to the main museum but crossed the river to the WW1 museum at Reduit Tilly. Quite simply an excellent hour and a half. True it is all in German but it's very visual and approaches the subject from many different angles: technology,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank DiggerW
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Unglaubiche geschischte von die Stadt..von Otomane Empire bis 1945. Incredible history of the city from the otomane empire till 1945.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Traveled to Ingolstadt specifically to see this museum. Its displays are definitely dated and only in German. No attempt to provide English, French, etc. Needs a serious overhaul to add languages and technology.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Har45
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Everybody should see this when come to Ingolstadt. Not bad,but for me quite boring. Not that much interesting. But for german history lover should be great.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank adela11V
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Response from Everett S | Reviewed this property |
Mr Woodhouse. I am a military historian, a Subject Expert at Oxford University.... it sounds as if you have a very valuable collection both in the material itself and financially if you were to sell them. Be very careful... More
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Response from Everett S | Reviewed this property |
I travelled by train from Munich.....about 40 minutes to the northern station, then by bus which drops you outside. Hundreds of hotels in Munich to sort any pocket.