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Absolutely amazing, truly fantastic and great for the whole family. The whole place is filled with... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
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good and interesting

I'm history teacher it is really interesting place to see for all. recommended specially for... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Adam W
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing, truly fantastic and great for the whole family. The whole place is filled with very interesting things.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

I'm history teacher it is really interesting place to see for all. recommended specially for youngsters

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Adam W
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

It might sound weird but it was indeed, despite the name of the place :p. I rent a bike for few hours and I managed to visit everything... this museum followed closely by the Hel museum were the best. If you are around Gdansk just...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 553catalinv
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the museum, there was lots to see and do - however most of it was written in polish so difficult to understand. The video about how hel was used in the war to defend the mainland had English subtitles and was interesting. My...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

If you visit in proper time you can.go.ride on small train all around the forest we didnt try that because that atraction was close but placre is open anyway you can try shot to the board and is great tour for kids and adult as...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank AAndzia
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Many has changed since I have visited Hel the first time. Years when you could use a hole in the fence and enter the abandoned military area. Now, thanks to activities undertaken by Defence Museum, all belongings and reminiscent that was in good shape, are...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

We drove to Hel and visited the Defense Museum, which is HUGE. I think it will take you around 3 to 4 hours to see everything. We rushed through and left for the city of Hel.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Michael G
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This was an interesting part of the visit to Hel, the whole peninsular was dotted with interesting facts of the maritime museum artefacts.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank nige4554
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

You need 4-5 hour to see everything. Great with little children and teens. Its a pity that everyting is only in Polish so my advice before going there to read about it as it is a lot of questions from children but not everything you...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Rasa P
Reviewed 23 July 2016

You should keep on mind, you need almost whole day for seeing of all parts called "Helski Kompleks Muzealny" which consists of 5 separated museums and exhibitions (including Defence Museum). All together is really huge, you can learn much interesting information. Also here you can...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Marek M
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Mark B
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Response from Artur B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the whole museum is erected in memory to the soldiers fought at Hel during WW2. The question is what soldiers: Polish, German, Soviet... They all participated in the fights started by someone 'in power' and were dying... More
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Response from Artur B | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunaltely no, it is closed: check: helmuzeum.pl/zwiedzanie/godziny-otwarcia#mow But you can phone and ask for opening :) Tel +48 697 88 85 83, group must consist of 20 or more participants