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Schloss Gottorf

Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
+49 4621 8130
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Very impressive venue

It's a huge building. You need a lot of time to go through every room of the museum. They made it... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Was amazing! So much to see.! loved the bog exhibit. Just an FYI if you don't speak German get the... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
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“audio guide” (3 reviews)
“middle ages” (4 reviews)
“wide range” (2 reviews)
Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
+49 4621 8130
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

It's a huge building. You need a lot of time to go through every room of the museum. They made it very interesting and it's very well done.

Thank noble1248
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Was amazing! So much to see.! loved the bog exhibit. Just an FYI if you don't speak German get the tour guide from gift shop

Thank Kaiser_Maximus
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The initial view of this very large building situated on a small island is extremely impressive in itself. Inside the museum, the displays cover a wide range of large and small artifacts from the Middle Ages up until more recently. We were provided with an...More

Thank Travelexperience12
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I had not enough time to visit the whole complex, but I can imagine that you can easily spend the whole day - when you are an arts enthusiast. So I only went to the Globe House. There you can visit the reconstruction of the...More

Thank Katharina H
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We came here on a cruise excursion so only had 90 min which was a bit rushed, but saw a lot in that time and enjoyed every minute. Really need about 3 hours to see everything properly. On show were a wide range of medieval-to-rococo...More

Thank Xpharm
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Enjoy the old streets and houses. A visit to the church and the cemetery is interesting – especially if you have been able to study the special history and traditions of the quarter of the town.

Thank A S H
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful collection of art and objects of well off life from middle ages to 19th century. Great exhibit of Viking ship. Moor corpses and good display of the culture and society of their time. Often excellent special historic and art exhibits. In the baroque garden...More

1  Thank sfw
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We skipped the museum and went straight to the Globushaus to see the Gottorfer Globus. It's about a 10 minute walk north of the castle and separate entry fee (7€ adult including audio tour). Even though the globe is a replica of the original, it...More

1  Thank CharlyNguyen
Reviewed 23 June 2016

My wife and I visited Schloss Gottorf as a day trip from Hamburg by train - it can be done, but you spend a lot of time on trains! We got to the Schloss around 12 PM. There's a vast amount to see and do:...More

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

This museum is excellent. It has a real viking ship in the side building and various items from big preserved people to armor to ceramics to African Art to Asian items. The building itself looks Ok from the outside but nothing special but the contents...More

Thank poodle2000
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