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. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Landesmuseum fuer Vorgeschichte by using our Halle (Saale) online journey planner .
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  • According to the exhibition very much recommended. Cafe available and all children cars accessible. Tram right outside the door
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  • Our visit to the Museum began exactly with the set. I was with an exchange student on the road to show her the city. She was new to Hall and curious. I told her about the NEBRA sky disk and offered to visit her at the Museum. Through the audio guide, you get to the information-rich conditions of description of makes it even more info, what's worth a visit in any case. I was there often and will find even a couple of times then during my study time.
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  • Who has never seen it, should visit DIA absolutely at the Museum of the NEBRA sky disk. Otherwise, I'm very much in the special exhibitions. In terms of content and also visually a treat. An unnecessary shortcoming of this beautiful Museum: It houses something so internationally appealing as the NEBRA sky disk and has no way to the card payment. That is really outdated. A family of four would get after joining perhaps more in the Café or something in the shop and need to pack before extra cash. This is an unnecessary risk for stranger that maybe extra have must continue travelling on something and then first locate the nearest branch of the Bank when they insert too little. During the last visit, I had to pump to my friend, because I had only five euro cash and have not reckoned with the situation. Previously, I had paid always cash and did not know that it is the only way of payment.
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  • Best place, those who are hunting for knowledge. Staffs are nice and co-operative.
  • Really thoughtful and well-designed museum with fascinating info accessible and interesting for the young and old alike. Wonderful and helpful staff.
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  • Beautiful, dignified, informative.
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