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Stadtmuseum im Fembo-Haus (City Museum at Fembo House)

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This excellent history museum is in the center of the altstadt. You start at the top with a... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Naples, Florida
Definitely worth a visit.

Well laid out and really told the story of Nuremberg. Mostly in german though. Some really... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
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Merchant's House, Patrician's Palatial Residence, Map Publishers – built between 1591 and 1596, Fembo's House has seen many uses. Since 1953, Nuremberg's only remaining large merchant's house from the Late Renaissance – situated partway to the...more
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Burgstr. 15, 90403 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
Altstadt - St. Sebald
+49 911 2312595
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

This excellent history museum is in the center of the altstadt. You start at the top with a presentation on the history of Nuremberg, and then descend through the years. Included audio guide is good.

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Well laid out and really told the story of Nuremberg. Mostly in german though. Some really beautiful old rooms too. Impressive,

Thank ajs_EP
Reviewed 26 September 2018

City Museum at Fembo House is opened every day except Monday. It is part of the Nurnberg card or you have to purchase a ticket (EUR 6 for normal price). To get there to best solution is U-Bahn. (U1/ U11: Lorenzkirche stop, take exit "Hauptmarkt")...More

Thank Lugano22
Reviewed 25 September 2018

How can anyone visit Nuremburg without learning a little of its history? This is the place to start. The visit begins with a very clever multi-media introduction, on the top floor and if you follow your audio guide, which is included in the 6 Euro...More

Thank twowardspain
Reviewed 12 September 2018

I enjoy the game settlers of Nuremberg and so much of the exhibits here remind me of the game. Highlighted is the Merchant culture and the trade and city administration of Nuremberg.

Thank joepaulsenngoro2
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

This is an excellent museum and is a merchant's house in Nuremberg. A visit will give you the history of the City and its mediaeval working. You start at the fourth floor and work your way down. Audioguide available and essential if you don't read...More

Thank sion99
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

The museum is easy to find on the way up to the castle. Entry is 6 euros and you get an English audio guide. The tour starts on the 4th floor where you have a large carved model of Nuremberg described to you. You then...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 24 April 2018

The visit didn't start well as the staff were reluctant to let us in an hour before closing time! Not overly friendly although they did give us audio guides in English. The place was empty and the audio guide was very informative. However, many rooms...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

A good insight of the history of Nuremberg as well as a glimpse into the fantastic architecture of this beautiful house.

Thank grotbags
Reviewed 20 April 2018

With an English Audio Guides in our possession, we were able to navigate our way through the history of the city and of the middle ages. Lots of artifacts to look at and media to help you understand. The top floor had a model of...More

Thank kathleen m
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