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Hessenpark Open Air Museum (Freilichtmuseum Hessenpark)

Laubweg 5, 61267 Neu-Anspach, Hesse, Germany
+49 6081 5880
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Nicely done.

We were nicely surprised by the park. Very nicely done! You have the impression of being brought to... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2016
via mobile
Great for families to explore history while outdoors

The Hessenpark Open Air Museum is a perfect option for families with young children, although it... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2016
Frankfurt, Germany
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104 buildings recreate German life throughout the centuries.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Laubweg 5, 61267 Neu-Anspach, Hesse, Germany
+49 6081 5880
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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
Reviewed 8 February 2016

One of the things at which Germany excels is the 'open-air museum' concept and Hessenpark is one of the best I have visitied. The museum has a very extensive collection of old buildings from the area which have been re-erected on-site. Although the signs inside...More

Thank Phil_in_Stoke
Reviewed 15 November 2015

We went on a Saturday in early Sept 2015 and the whole place was bustling! The mini museums as well as the presence of various vendors made for a really interesting day trip. While the articles in the museum are mostly in German, the ladies...More

Thank mac_and_mini
Reviewed 10 November 2015

All signs were in German, no assistance for non / speakers of little German. This made the displays less interesting. The food options are limited, the playground small. The windmills were nice though. Wont be returning.

1  Thank M P
Reviewed 24 September 2015

My First Visit to an Open Air Museum was simply worth the Time. Its Huge and requires lot of time and interest in knowing how the ancient people lived before the war. it will typically show case the German Culture, Half Timbered Building from the...More

Thank PoonamDsouza
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