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Kelten Museum

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Surprisingly interesting museum!

I did not know anything about the museum, only that it was included in the ticket price for the... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Turku, Finland
I'm glad my husband got me to visit this place

At first i wasn't that interested, but as my husband wanted to visit i joined him. I've never seen... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Maria R
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

I did not know anything about the museum, only that it was included in the ticket price for the Saltmine - so glad we opted for visiting it too! The collections were unbelievably big and interesting and there were real highlights to see (helmets, jugs,...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

At first i wasn't that interested, but as my husband wanted to visit i joined him. I've never seen a museum kept so clean and well taken care of. The architecture was fantastic and the exhibition was truly interesting, even for our 2 year old...More

Thank Maria R
Reviewed 25 July 2017

A very interesting museum with beautifully presented displays about the local area, with a particular focus on the Celts. There was not much English interpretation, but lots of detail in German - you didn't need to read much German to understand what was being shown...More

Thank Yorkshirerosebud
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This visit comes together with the salt mines as it is at walking distance. The huts were quite nice and give a good overview of the Kelt's lives, also for kids.

Thank koenbali
Reviewed 12 July 2017

You have to see it if you visit the nearby salt mine. It isn't something special but you can see a true Celtic village

Thank adimitri d
Reviewed 25 June 2017

During your visit your can not only learn about the Celtics (die Kelten), but also about the mining of salt and how this influenced the State of Salzburg to become how we know it now. It is good if you are alone, with friends, with...More

Thank jungeologe
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Provided interesting information and artifacts concerning history of the Celts in the Hallein area. Not interactive, but staff was friendly. Located in the beautiful downtown area of Hallein.

Thank sleebrownies
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We have been to this and several other Celtic Museums over the years. If you know little of the Celts, this double museum will give you a fairly good introduction. If Celtic history and culture are familiar to you, you will find this museum superficial....More

2  Thank DonPaulo
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Surprised with the quality of the exhibits which were excellently displayed in a quiet unassuming town very easily missed.

Thank IainShsron
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Gives you a good understanding how these people used to live some 2000 years ago. Great displays and it´s free

Thank hermann b
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