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Archaeological Open Air Pfahlbaumuseum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
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Breathtaking open air museum

The initial introduction to the museum is in a round room and visual. It was in German but that... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Jo B
Hereford, United Kingdom
Well explained

Every explanations board is in German, English and French. This is made in such way this is very... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Luce, France
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Strandpromenade 6, 88690 Uhldingen Muhlhofen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

The initial introduction to the museum is in a round room and visual. It was in German but that didn't matter as the moving images and film made the history of the stilt houses understandable. It was amazing to see images representing the houses being...More

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Every explanations board is in German, English and French. This is made in such way this is very interesting for all kind of people, even young one. You can have pick nick into the playground area. Great place!’

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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We were so glad we planned a visit. The admission is only €10 (€8 for students). Great bang for your buck! You can easily spent 2+ hours here wandering through the many different houses. Each house has a story to tell; volunteer staff are happy...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Interest topic (rebuilt village from 6,000 years ago), but you can appreciate it only if you speak German. Most panels are in local language, a few with English translation. You can walk around pileworks, with furniture inside, but understand only a little. Parking in the...More

Thank MarcusMilanoMilano
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The museum is excellently laid out and offers fun tours, while there are supposedly tours in languages other than German, it would be simpler to just put subtitles at the first stages of the museum. Otherwise really good museum.

Thank Pixxidix
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This is rightly a unesco world heritage site, a reconstruction of iron age pile dwellings with a matching audio visual experience and museum. The site is very well presented and the guides who give the walking tours are very knowledgeable and deliver information in a...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Pictures of the village looked really nice and being a UNESCO sure we decided to make a detour to visit this place. Oh boy what a big mistake this was! The reconstruction of everything inside made it look really educational for a young kid but...More

Thank TravelholicMoi
Reviewed 22 April 2018

It is a pleasant 45 min (3 km) walk from the beautiful pigrimage church of Birnau past a nature reserve to the Pfahlbaumuseum in the attractive village of Unteruhldingen. Entrance fee is 10 EUR for adults, with discounts for students and children depending on age....More

Thank saronic
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice place restructured over a small town on the lake built 3500 B.C. In the house there are reconstructed the hold activities made from the people who live

Thank Dave_IT_73
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Took the guided tour. It was worth the $. Amazing display of how pre-bronze age people lived. Must see when you are in the area.

Thank Lisa L
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Response from EvaF2Eva | Reviewed this property |
You don't have to book in advance. You can just come and wait for next tour. At the time we visited they started about every half an hour, if I remember well. We decided not to wait as there is a lot of information panels... More
9 June 2017|
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Website pfahlbauten de Prices, informations. Text, info material, leaflets, visitor guides and guided tours also available in English. Thank you for the questions
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