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Gdansk History Museum (Muzeum Historyczne Gdanska)

ul. Dluga 47 | Town Hall, Gdansk 80-831, Poland
+48 58 767 91 00
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Great museum and city view

Museum is located in beautiful old building, restored after being heavily destroyed during world... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lelujam
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Europe
Good museum for learning about Gdansk history

Good museum and good view of the city if you go up in the tower. It is a big museeum with lots of... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
TestLabRabbit
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Nykoping, Sweden
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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ul. Dluga 47 | Town Hall, Gdansk 80-831, Poland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Museum is located in beautiful old building, restored after being heavily destroyed during world war II. Inside you will go through beautiful rooms and see how people lived through time. Lots of very old object, paintings... Really good place to visit if you love history....More

Thank lelujam
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good museum and good view of the city if you go up in the tower. It is a big museeum with lots of items to see and text to read. We were not that intrested so thats we only gave it 3 points.

Thank TestLabRabbit
Reviewed 11 July 2017

After being completely destroyed during world war II, this building has been very accurately reconstructed to it´s original shape. The interior has a lot of history to tell, of polish and german life in different phases of the city of Danzig. Very nice ambient in...More

Thank AnLo1956
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Stunning exhibition. The Red Hall is a stunning room with the most elaborate decorative ceiling with detailed allegorical paintings. I wished I could have laid on the floor to study it. You need to take time to read the posted informative about the history of...More

Thank LindaKay520
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This is a small museum, and a visit will not take long, well under an hour, but it was time well spent. There is information in both Polish and English.

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We had a chance on a business trip to go to this museum. It was very well done showing how all people suffered during World War II. If you are visiting Gdansk, it is worth going.

Thank DeyongPC
Reviewed 4 May 2017

How impressive, that this building was heavily damaged during World War 2 and was restored to such perfection. Our visit here was made so special by our guide, who was so proud to share not only this building, but the city and its marvelous comeback...More

Thank Jody1975
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Very varying artifacts and exhibitions. The most interesting where the photos of Gdansk after WWII, unfortunately a very small part of the museum.

Thank Helena J
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our trip around this museum, it is very well set out and really gives you an insight into the distruction left after the war. We would have liked to go up to the tower but it was closed when we went. Cost worked...More

1  Thank stephvblack
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We where there in february, so it was ok to spend an hour there. Seems OK, but was a little booring. The halls was beautiful, but I would like more info in english. Worth a visit tough :-)

Thank 513kristianl
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