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Hessenpark Open Air Museum (Freilichtmuseum Hessenpark)

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Laubweg 5, 61267 Neu-Anspach, Hesse, Germany
+49 6081 5880
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Interesting, difficult for non German speakers.

The museum is big, detailed, interesting and very informative when one reads German. There's... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Frankfurt, Germany
via mobile
Amazing open air museum with a cracking marketplace

Exploring areas around Frankfurt this summer was amazing and I must give all the thanks to my... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Scotland, United Kingdom
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104 buildings recreate German life throughout the centuries.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“train and bus” (2 reviews)
“all ages” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Laubweg 5, 61267 Neu-Anspach, Hesse, Germany
+49 6081 5880
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

The museum is big, detailed, interesting and very informative when one reads German. There's animals, restaurants and kids can run around

Thank BMerav
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Exploring areas around Frankfurt this summer was amazing and I must give all the thanks to my girlfriend for providing such a great view of the area she grew up in. Hessenpark had my interest from the description alone, having travelled to Beamish in England...More

1  Thank Squidgybuffalo
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Tourist information gave me a train and bus schedule from the city - Google maps failed. It was fairly easy, but takes over an hour to the door. Entrance was 8 euros which was nothing for what was on offer. The museum has historic buildings...More

Thank HillWW
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We had only half day free on a Sunday and decided to pay it a visit base on a friend's recommendation. The park was built in the 80s with many old houses around Hessen province. Basically most of the houses in the park were build...More

Thank hsieh J
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Firstly, to those who gave this low ratings - you clearly weren't prepared and get bored quickly! We spent *7* hours here and could probably have spent longer. Yes, at first we thought 8 Euros to get in was steep, but it was SO worth...More

Thank djw2000
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Just visited this museum and was truly fascinated. you will get to go through all the history of Hesse. Amazing preserved buildings surrounded by green parks. Animals. Pass by the local shops and you will find something for you for sure.

Thank Liliana P
Reviewed 16 April 2017

have the main hessian history topics in original buildings and real houses at one site. very interesting and in addition nice events within the seasons. very good bakery on the market place. the restaurant offers good meals but is not a cheap place to eat

Thank Kai B
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This museum attempts to tell the history of Hesse. It mainly aims to achieve this by preserving old buildings from the various parts of the state which have been brought here and reassembled, then inside these buildings, various stories are being told. One could discuss...More

Thank Oceans242
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This wonderfully preserved village is interesting and is very well-done with English explanations and some demonstrations. Medieval renovated houses and farms plus later 19th century museums and displays make it a very worthwhile day's outing.

2  Thank seniortravelbug
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We spent a lovely couple days at Hessenpark for the wedding ceremony and reception for our friends. It was a beautiful park- very clean and the exhibits were nicely taken care of. The reception venue was also very nice and the staff were great throughout...More

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20 October 2017|
Response from BMerav | Reviewed this property |
You will find all info on their website, They have a link to the regional public transportation website. From Frankfurt you’ll have to take a train to one of the mentioned cities: Wehrheim Neu-Anspach / Anspach Bahnhof... More