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German Salt Museum

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Very interesting visit.

we went here to learn more about the production of salt In Luneburg. We had the opportunity to go... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Viborg, Denmark
the roots of Lüneburg

The Salt Museum shows an enormous amount of interesting facts about salt extraction which plays a... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
heini m
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Suelfmeisterstr. 1 | Industrial Monument Saltworks, 21335, Luneburg, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 4131 7206513
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

we went here to learn more about the production of salt In Luneburg. We had the opportunity to go with a German guide or do a audio guided tour with English speaking guide. We choose the last, as our German is not to good. It...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Bastianmis
Reviewed 17 August 2018

The Salt Museum shows an enormous amount of interesting facts about salt extraction which plays a very important role in the history of Lüneburg. A visit is highly recommended.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank heini m
Reviewed 3 August 2018

That's how I felt, anyway. Salt was the source of all the city's wealth. It's a quirky place and not the easiest visit if you don't read German. We arrived late in the afternoon, and they graciously let us in for free. Very nice. It...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank KennethEast
Reviewed 2 July 2018

I speak and understand German so the tour was very informative. The tour lasted about 1 hour. I learnt alot about salt. If you do not understand German ask for an English guide or call ahead to book an English guide. There are interactive things...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank karol452
Reviewed 8 May 2018

i went in with low expectations. it was pretty cool and interesting. i tried to lick the salt, and was asked to leave.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank sonyaandfam
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Our son really wanted us to take this tour and it was great. If you have a problem with being under ground then skip this. It was raining the day we went, perfect tourist thing to do from Salsburg to the Salt Mines.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank havefuninthesun
Reviewed 25 May 2016

A museum on Salt production is generally not on anyone's bucket list. If you are in the historic town of Luneburg however you should go. Salt made this city rich and famous thousand years ago.this museum helps you to understand this city. It is just...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Hans S
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Here is a bit difficult to find. Firstly I thought it supermarket. But small wagon is entrace. This museum shows German historic salt industry, And how salt made. In addition supermarket is good for buy souvenir. It is good idea reform historic building to actual...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Hiroshi317
Reviewed 25 April 2016

this museum does´t just tell you about the great past of the historic city of Lüneburg, but let´s you be a part of that past by letting you expierence it first hand - great for kids!

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank ESF70
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

We went there on a cloudy sunday and it was worth a visit. the salt mine was interesting and we printed our own saline label.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Simon W
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