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Archaeological Open Air Pfahlbaumuseum

Open Now: 09:00 - 05:00
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Open air museum right on the lake

If you are in the area, you should not miss to get an insight into history thousands of years back... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2017
Unique and tranquil

We wanted to visit these Bronze-Age houses as my daughter had been studying this period of history... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
Harpenden, United Kingdom
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Strandpromenade 6, 88690 Uhldingen Muhlhofen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 4975 56928900
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

If you are in the area, you should not miss to get an insight into history thousands of years back. The reconstructed settlement of bronze age buildings make for a fascinating tour.( Tours in German only), but even without much knowledge of the language the...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2017

The reconstructed houses were very interesting to look around, they had one section of the village with show houses that anyone could see, which was great. The one thing that annoyed us was that many of the houses and displays were only available on a...More

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GunterS380, Manager at Archaeological Open Air Pfahlbaumuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you for the comment. As an individual guest in a German speaking group it is possible to walk around with our brandnew printed guide "time travel" for 3 Euros. Test it. We hope to solve the problems with this.

Reviewed 18 April 2017

We wanted to visit these Bronze-Age houses as my daughter had been studying this period of history at school and we weren't disappointed. The houses were reconstructed in 1922 from artefacts found in the lake and there is a whole village network on stilts! There...More

Thank ELMcM
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This museum had a multimedia presentation and then a tour of Lake Dwelling structures that were very interesting. There were hands on activities and displays in several of the dwellings. It was a nice place to walk around and explore. Very interactive, informative and unique....More

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Reviewed 10 March 2017

Find out what was going on 6000 years ago. They really have put some work into this place. Patient guide tells a great story. Lots to see even on crummy out of season day. In winter only open 2.30 sharp for hour - you could...More

Thank UKRobin
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Was on an excursion with a language school based in Freiburg, and we all went to this museum. It was a really cool immersive experience. First they have you go through this like 4D experience, then you can enter the open air museum, where you...More

Thank Shawn F
Reviewed 17 October 2016

What a wonderful little gem to stop and see. I was on a bike trip around Lake Constance and stopped by this place based on a recommendation from a friend. How very interesting. Great for young and old alike.

Thank Amy T
Reviewed 17 October 2016

A lot of research has gone in to this place and to preserve it. A lot of things to experience which takes us back in time. A must go for school kids too, as they see what and get to do stuffs in real. Its...More

Thank AjayBhat
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Cool place to visit to learn about how people lives thousands of years before! Different languages spoken for tour groups!

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 14 October 2016

A good reconstruction to show how people lived in ages past. Definitely worth a visit, especially with children, an instructional paradise.

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22 November 2017|
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Response from EvaF2Eva | Reviewed this property |
You don't have to book in advance. You can just come and wait for next tour. At the time we visited they started about every half an hour, if I remember well. We decided not to wait as there is a lot of information panels... More
9 June 2017|
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Response from GunterS380 | Property representative |
Website pfahlbauten de Prices, informations. Text, info material, leaflets, visitor guides and guided tours also available in English. Thank you for the questions
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