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Address: Bienengarten 2, 08258 Markneukirchen, Saxony, Germany
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It's easy to overlook this museum in the shade of the Philharmonic Hall but make the effort to visit. The museum holds a wide and deep collection of European instruments... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Edgar B
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Chicago, Illinois, USA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It's easy to overlook this museum in the shade of the Philharmonic Hall but make the effort to visit. The museum holds a wide and deep collection of European instruments, including contemporary electronic pieces.

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Uppsala, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

During a vacation in Leipzig a few years ago (not in 2016), we took a trip to the Musikinstrumentenmuseum in Markneukirchen. It took a while to get there, but it was really worth the journey. A great museum if you are interested in music. We didn't take a tour, but it was interesting without the tour as well as there... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

Well worth taking the guided tour. The guides pull out some of the instruments and play them, or let them play themselves (like the automatic piano). Very interesting, and worth the visit to any music lover.

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

There are several museums in the location, but the most interesting is the musical instrument one. There is a large amount of instruments from all over the world, with a focus on string and brass instruments. In the nearby garden one can do various music related experiments. Beautiful place with high educational value.

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