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Must visit if you are in Ulm

This is a great museum to learn about the history of Ulm and the building of the cathedral. Kids... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Snap_Swanson
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Palo Alto, California
A wonderful museum in a lovely city!

I visited Ulm and this museum last July. I was impressed by the the fact you get to see two museums... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
sheldrake71
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Lille, France
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

This is a great museum to learn about the history of Ulm and the building of the cathedral. Kids love it and it is located in the center of town so it is easy to access. Not to be missed if you are in Ulm!

Thank Snap_Swanson
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I visited Ulm and this museum last July. I was impressed by the the fact you get to see two museums in one: meaning modern and more traditional pieces of work. The building itself is very interesting architecturally speaking. The staff is very kind and...More

1  Thank sheldrake71
Reviewed 7 February 2018

I visited the museum as it was close to where I was staying and I had heard about an attraction they had on display. Mainly the lion man. I do like museums and they have a huge display of many items of historical interest. But...More

1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Although they have huge amount of great collection from various area, the building is complicated and not spatious, yet interesting to see many of nice collections

Thank Moyashinen
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Worth a trip on its own, lots to interest most people inc some prehistoric artefacts, and some from the post war industrial heritage

Thank david i
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

An interesting place. But be prepared to be irritated if you like ordered sequential rooms exhibiting like near like. (Leave your irritability in the loo before you leave your hotel for the day's sightseeing?) The museum is spread over 7 buildings joined/linked together. (There is...More

1  Thank Schiltron
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The lion man is the only decent exhibit. The museum is like a random collection of stuff. Most neolithic exhibits are replicas and fail to say where they were found. Blaubeuren museum is much better.

2  Thank Neale8
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Very interesting collection of paintings from different ages housed partly in a very modern structure added to an old medieval building worth seeing. Yet, it is a shame many landmarks in Germany do not provide tourists from the rest of the world with the possibility...More

Thank Rita Z
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Any museum, any institution pretending to the role of a world cultural center should, at the very least, have signs on their exhibits in what is an international language. Makes one feel frustrated walking between clearly interesting artefacts and not being able to read about...More

1  Thank Alex_Tallinn
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We went here for 2 reasons. 1. You can climb the 700 plus steps to the top of the worlds tallest Cathedral. 2. The Lion Man. 40,000 years old, hard to wrap my brain around that one. There are also some very old paintings by...More

2  Thank Raroboy
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