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Villa Huegel

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Nice to visit and know the history

It's a really nice place to visit, specially for whom works at Krupp company. For whon not working... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2019
JMPelacaniJr
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Jundiai, SP
Wonderful park and place!

Villa Hügel smells history. One of the greatest entrepreneurs of Germany used to live in this... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2019
marioevh
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Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 16 February 2019

It's a really nice place to visit, specially for whom works at Krupp company. For whon not working, it's interesting to know the history, look around the mansion and the landscape.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JMPelacaniJr
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Villa Hügel smells history. One of the greatest entrepreneurs of Germany used to live in this place, which now hosts a museum and a nice park! Deserves a visit!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank marioevh
Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

The villa is an incredible build, the art and attention to detail is very special. From the massive canvas paintings to the stone and woodwork. The story of the Krupp dynasty of some 400 years and also the inventions and the hardship the family and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank WilliamH1880
Reviewed 10 December 2018

One of the biggest attractions of Essen (Bredeney) - Villa Hügel - the former residence of the Krupp family (construction was completed in 1873). It is a huge, 28 acres the beautifully maintained park, located close to the banks of river Ruhr and Baldeneysee, with...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Zwiedzacze
Reviewed 18 October 2018

An interesting house relating to all things relevant to the Krupp family. The rooms were quite austere with very little furniture, mainly pictures and written information. However, it was worth the visit. We didn't have time to walk around the grounds extensively, so we can't...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Carolyn A
Reviewed 5 October 2018

This is a vast house and of some architectural interest but I the sparsely furnished rooms were rather austere and somehow didn't tell much of story. There was an art exhibition on the top floor which just wasn't that accessible. Impressive? yes, but did I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 954MarkG
Reviewed 29 August 2018

It is a very nice and good place to be. There is a lot of space for children and also for pets. Nice place to relax.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Pavan1220
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Very big and excellent place for family visit. Cheap ticket price and do not forget to visit nearable lake.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Mohammad Ashraf A
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Go to house with beautiful wood work. No furniture just empty rooms. Lots of info about the crops family but it was all in German. There was a Josef Albers art show which was interesting. It had ample English translations so it was much more...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KathleenJulia
Reviewed 16 July 2018

The Villa is a lovely country house or what we would call a mansion in England. The house belonged to the Krupp family, famous for iron and steel production amongst other things. The Villa is set in very impressive grounds and sits above a lake,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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