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Outstanding display on the Passion Play and woodcarving; very helpful museum guide, too

First I must say a hearty thanks to the Museum Director for mailing to the US my coat that I left... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
NHwanderer
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Wakefield, New Hampshire
Nice exhibits on wooden carvings

The Oberammergau Museum is normally a meeting place for large groups of tourists. We pay Euro 3.5... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2017
YTCHENG
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

First I must say a hearty thanks to the Museum Director for mailing to the US my coat that I left on the coat rack and was unable to retrieve the next day prior to our leaving on the early train. What a gracious and...More

Thank NHwanderer
Reviewed 18 December 2017

The Oberammergau Museum is normally a meeting place for large groups of tourists. We pay Euro 3.5 to enter and view the displays inside. The wooden carvings on second floor are really good. We also see the 20 minute video show on Passion Play. A...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Lots of fascinating things to see and a very well presented film about the Passion Play and its importance to the people of the village

Thank CornishHoney
Reviewed 6 June 2017

For some reason we often ended up in Obergammergau it is central to anything in that region of Bavaria

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We had limited time to visit and had a whirlwind tour of the museum. Interesting wooden sculptures and artwork

Thank Red_Tel_1963
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Obergammergauguri Museum is anot incredible place, with artworks made by the best woodcarving of Bavarian. This year they exhibited special pieces of wooden miniatures... soooo gorgeous!!!!!

Thank Clara I
Reviewed 28 August 2016

The museum is nice and offered us something to do during a short stay in the city. We arrived near closing and thought the 45 minutes we spent was adequate.

Thank mclbteitelbaum
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Fantastic - three floors, the first showing the history of the nativity crib and the very impressive Oberammergau nativity collection. Second floor detailed the history of wood carving in the region with a great display of wooden toys over the years. Third floor has this...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2016

It has been over six years since going to Oberammergau but I would do it again in a heartbeat. It is a quaint town where the Passion of Christ is performed every ten years by the townspeople. it's all in German but even if you...More

Thank Micolski2013
Reviewed 26 November 2015

in addition to visiting the theatre this new museum really tells the story of the play and the local actors.

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