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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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Great place

Arriving after lunch, we were never going to do the place justice, in fact the more spritely of us... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2016
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Huge and wonderfully historical and informational

You could spend a LOT of time here. The place is huge and sprawling with so many old buildings and... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
April F
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104 buildings recreate German life throughout the centuries.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Laubweg 5, 61267 Neu-Anspach, Hesse, Germany
+49 6081 5880
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

Arriving after lunch, we were never going to do the place justice, in fact the more spritely of us just managed to get around the site in three hours! The reconstructions are to a very high quality and well set out with a god mix...More

1  Thank AndiPayne
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

You could spend a LOT of time here. The place is huge and sprawling with so many old buildings and different shops showing how they did things in the old days, like wood turning, weaving, rope making, clothes dyeing, and so on. We were even...More

1  Thank April F
Reviewed 1 September 2016

A complete village made up from typical regional houses and churches that have been saved from destruction and rebuilt on site. A wonderful centre square with fountain and one building used as a restaurant. Good one too. Many houses contain museums of the period ie...More

Thank NickyPuss
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I have been to similar places before in other countries but this is unique to the area in which it is situated in Germany. There are many interesting things to look at and read (including in English) and it will take you all day and...More

1  Thank Basilio_10
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We were nicely surprised by the park. Very nicely done! You have the impression of being brought to the past! Great for a family outing with children. Worth seeing.

Thank Deeandkonsti
Reviewed 1 August 2016

The Hessenpark Open Air Museum is a perfect option for families with young children, although it took a bit of hunting to find the website as it does not come up under Hessenpark rather Freilichtmuseum Hessenpark. With over 100 historic structures situated on 150 acres...More

Thank ccbb3306
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Lots of building to go in and Learn about also play area and animals to keep the children busy. There is also food to buy or you can take your own to eat in the picnic areas. shops to buy traditional things.

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

We spent the day exploring all of the old buildings and walking the trails in the park. We had lunch at the restaurant in the market square and the staff was very friendly. They spoke a little English but all of the exhibits and menus...More

Thank ditzblnde
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Nice location, historical attractions, great time with the Family. It can be a nice program for Sundays.

Thank ZolSz
Reviewed 17 June 2016

The buildings that have been moved and rebuilt are amazing. There are people dressed in period costumes demonstrating the jobs and tasks of the times. Ex: black blacksmithing, weaving, ceramics, farming. There are 2 restaurants so it is easy to spend the day. Plenty of...More

Thank Tandyjo_2000
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