Landesmuseum fuer Vorgeschichte, Halle (Saale)
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Don't miss a chance to see some of the most important archeological finds of the past century at Landesmuseum fuer Vorgeschichte, featuring exhibits designed to engage and intrigue visitors of all ages. Founded in 1825, the museum contains a collection of nearly 15 million items. The most notable exhibit is the world-famous Nebra sky disk, the world's oldest concrete depiction of cosmic phenomena, which dates to about 1600 BCE. The bronze disk's inlaid symbols are generally interpreted as a sun or full moon, a lunar crescent, and stars. Explore this and many of the museum's other permanent exhibits, which are arranged chronologically from the Stone Age to the Early Bronze Age, on your own or as part of a guided tour. Either way, be sure to see the displays of the ancient Eulau family graves and the Hornhausen rider stele. To visit Landesmuseum fuer Vorgeschichte and other attractions in Halle (Saale), use our Halle (Saale) trip itinerary planner.
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  • We are very excited, very successful exhibition, child-friendly and inventive presentation, visit to the Museum is recommended
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  • We were on the way, to show friends the NEBRA sky disk. The entire exhibition on this subject is a Knaller-is spectacular and fascinating! Otherwise the Museum offers an exhibition from eras of prehistory just a 'must' for anyone interested.
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  • One of the best museum I've been to. Don't miss it. A special is the Himmelsscheibe von Nebra, alone this is worth the visit! 
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  • Small and beautiful Museum with the cultural heritage of "Nebra sky disk". Should you look at, if you are in the vicinity.
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  • Very nice Museum. Great special exhibition "War". The only negative point: the guards pursued a, da photograph prohibited is. I feel very uncomfortable, that is more or less permanently monitored.
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  • Great exhibitions, but unfortunately überangagiertes supervisors, which one really use a Smartphone wants to ban E.g. times what to Google or to read (if the curators once again forgot to explain essential in her lyrics!) at Wikipedia
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  • Very impressive Museum. The Bharti effect however as closers in jail.
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  • Great Museum, fantastic exhibition, a variety of information, we were excited and come back
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