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Best museum by far

I’ve been there twice already. Each time after having visited the Viking city Haitabu. First time... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Matthias H
Surprise visit but well worth it

Lots and lots to see in the castle, well worth a stop. For all history lovers nice visit. Takes an... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Eeva T
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

I’ve been there twice already. Each time after having visited the Viking city Haitabu. First time we we went to the newly restored Baroque garden and the Globe house only, since we thought the entrance fee for the castle is to high. The garden is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Matthias H
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Lots and lots to see in the castle, well worth a stop. For all history lovers nice visit. Takes an hour or two. Lovely cafeteria.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Eeva T
Reviewed 12 October 2017

It's a huge building. You need a lot of time to go through every room of the museum. They made it very interesting and it's very well done.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Was amazing! So much to see.! loved the bog exhibit. Just an FYI if you don't speak German get the tour guide from gift shop

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

The initial view of this very large building situated on a small island is extremely impressive in itself. Inside the museum, the displays cover a wide range of large and small artifacts from the Middle Ages up until more recently. We were provided with an...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I had not enough time to visit the whole complex, but I can imagine that you can easily spend the whole day - when you are an arts enthusiast. So I only went to the Globe House. There you can visit the reconstruction of the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

We came here on a cruise excursion so only had 90 min which was a bit rushed, but saw a lot in that time and enjoyed every minute. Really need about 3 hours to see everything properly. On show were a wide range of medieval-to-rococo...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Enjoy the old streets and houses. A visit to the church and the cemetery is interesting – especially if you have been able to study the special history and traditions of the quarter of the town.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 496ash
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful collection of art and objects of well off life from middle ages to 19th century. Great exhibit of Viking ship. Moor corpses and good display of the culture and society of their time. Often excellent special historic and art exhibits. In the baroque garden...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

We skipped the museum and went straight to the Globushaus to see the Gottorfer Globus. It's about a 10 minute walk north of the castle and separate entry fee (7€ adult including audio tour). Even though the globe is a replica of the original, it...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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