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Karl Marx House

Bruckenstrasse 10, 54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 651 970680
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The birthplace of Karl Marx, preserved to reflect the environment in which he developed his early ideas on class conflict.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good40%
  • Average29%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“audio guide” (23 reviews)
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Bruckenstrasse 10, 54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 651 970680

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Karl-Marx-Strasse leads one directly to the famous number 10, Bruckenstrasse, close to the main market square. It’s surrounded by capitalistic shops, the now bourgeois birthplace of the most famous son of Trier, Karl Marx (1818-1883). The museum inside offers a fascinating collection of memorabilia concerning...More

2  Thank Mike K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

nice house. i didnt enter in. it is a bit small but worth to go and see it cause its the birthplace of marx

Thank rowarowa
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

The house is undergoing retoration and is closed until the 5th of May 2018. I can't say that I had a good experience but the post-renavation exhibition sounds wonderful.

1  Thank Luke8508
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Who was a philosopher, journalist, and a German-Jewish revolutionary socialist who died in 1883. At the regular exhibition at home, which is actually a small museum, you can learn about the development of Marx's economic outlooks and philosophies and how they influenced our lives. Admission...More

4  Thank Yair1515
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

If you love Karl Marx you can pay a visit to the museum inside. Otherwise a quick look and a picture of the facade will suffice

Thank marcelo401
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Everything you wanted to know about Karl Marx. Very good description of the life and works of Karl Marx. Worth a visit if you are interested in the subject.

Thank John1956a
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Having been to many museums over the years I am often prepared to be disappointed. But I must say they tell an exceptional story here. A story I did not really know. The audio was all done in English and you can follow the story...More

1  Thank Andy R
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Only text about the karl marx life on wall. with audio guide that explain a lot in detail his life then it was boring. After this visit i was thinking , that wikipedia was better. there is nothing in the house that remind the karl...More

2  Thank damiencheffert
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I'm no fan of Marx. So it's difficult to admit, but in all fairness, he can't be held responsible for the sins of those who later put his ideas into practice. This museum gives a personal perspective on the life of the man who gave...More

Thank Ganfo
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The whole experience was so much needed but one impression overcomes all the others. What a man He was? A wealthy and well-situated boy/man was able to recognise and to sympathize with so many who hadn't have such luck!!! So much awe from my part.

Thank Vesna S
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