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Ubersee-Museum

Bahnhofsplatz 13, 28195 Bremen, State of Bremen, Germany
+49 421 160380
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An interesting museum with some great exhibits

Perhaps if Germany had been a bit more interested in running around the world building an empire... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
Koshkha
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UK
Varied exhibits

We visited on a wet Sunday afternoon mainly to get out of the rain, we were pleasantly surprised by... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
choccy77
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United Kingdom
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Fascination. Distant Places. In the Ubersee-Museum Bremen you can immerse yourself in distant continents, where you will experience fascinating cultural spheres and natural areas with unique exhibits from around the world. Live plants and superb dioramas contribute to the special atmosphere of the Ubersee-Museum. Ample seating accommodation and the Ubersee restaurant invite you to stay. The Ubersee-Museum in Bremen offers a myriad of possibilities to explore the mysteries of foreign cultures: guided tours, rallies, workshops and plenty more. A museum experience for every age and all senses!
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Bahnhofsplatz 13, 28195 Bremen, State of Bremen, Germany
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Perhaps if Germany had been a bit more interested in running around the world building an empire when her European neighbours were doing just that, later problems might not have arisen. Left well behind in the race for empire, it seems in retrospect like a...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We visited on a wet Sunday afternoon mainly to get out of the rain, we were pleasantly surprised by how the many exhibits captured our children’s imagination (12 and 10). There’s plenty to see and it’s set out in an interesting way.

2  Thank choccy77
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

With a ground floor collection of mostly Asian artifacts, this museum has a curious assemblage of a helter-skelter of objects and displays. There is sometimes a lack of objectivity in the descriptions. The stuffed animals (once living) may put off some museum goers. It appears...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

This place is perfect to spent your time on a rainy day! At the moment there is an exhibition of stunning ocean-pics - until april 23'rd. really beautyful! - The restaurant 'Übersee' is integratet and has yummy food and fair prices with friendly service! Have...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We spent 6 hrs in the museum including a lunch break circa 45 min. Had the text plates and audio material be available also in english, the time spent in the museumvwould had been even longer. Now the text plates and audio material were only...More

1  Thank Toni H
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

Museum offers a wide choice of topics from Oceania, Asia, America, Asia. Because it is a bit overwhelming to see everything I concentrated on a few sections and have to come back for the rest. The presentation often offers personal views from people living in...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2017

very nice for small children too, me and my son spend hours inside the museum one morning and was very educational! I think we will go back soon enough!

2  Thank pejolu
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

We went with family to see the new exhibition on USA as part of the family are off there next year. We had a guide and she was very informative - it took around an hour but of course, you can stay longer and go...More

1  Thank Sissy55
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

The museum has a good selection of exhibits from Oceania, Asia and some from Africa. The Asian display is a mix of religious, grave and everyday objects. The top floor has a number of displays and invites you to feel guilty about refugees and climate...More

1  Thank Gerard_S77
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

The Übersee-Museum in Bremen open every year a new exhibition. They have a nice world collection which allow visitor to get a feeling of how diverse is the life in our world. In the center of the city you can find outside lots of Food...More

1  Thank RicardoSantanna
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