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The history and art of Dusseldorf

The city museum of Dusseldorf is located beside Orangerie street in the south part of the old city... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Dundee, United Kingdom
Ok museum

An ok museum in the old town of Düsseldorf (Alt Stadt). Interesting collection and an ok place to... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2017
Northampton, United Kingdom
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Sep 14, 2018
“The history and art of Dusseldorf”
Feb 16, 2018
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Berger Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

The city museum of Dusseldorf is located beside Orangerie street in the south part of the old city where the entrance fee is 4 Euros per adult and photography is not allowed. The museum is housed on three floors in an old stately building and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank zubenel57
Reviewed 16 February 2018

This museum has a great story to tell about Dusseldorf, but it doesn't tell it well. It is badly organized so the historical time flow is not always clear. There are many empty rooms with no evidence that they will ever be used.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

An ok museum in the old town of Düsseldorf (Alt Stadt). Interesting collection and an ok place to visit. An interesting piece of artwork on the wall too.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

If you want to know more about the history of Düsseldorf, you should visit this museum. Most of the descriptions are both in English and Deutsch.

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank vixie v
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Good exploration of the city's history, and free if you turn up at the right time. Shame you can't take photos inside though.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank MrDavetheSarks
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Had a free pass with the Dusseldorf card. Went with my teenage daughter. It was really quiet with only one other visitor in the whole building which was a shame because we saw some really interesting things. We loved the medieval artifacts and paintings. There...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank coolcatToronto
Reviewed 3 July 2016

I visited the museum on a Friday in June, and enjoyed the outing. The museum was interesting, and I learned much about the city's history, from its beginning to today. The museum is a block east of the Rhein, and an easy walk to many...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank BretTx
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This museum is fairly large. It presents the city history in a chronological order, starting from prehistoric times. There are archeological findings, lots of paintings, and items like a carriage. I thought the anatomical models of a man and woman, for instructing nuns, were quite...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Quite disappointing. It is boring and uninspiring , and is sure to disappoint an international visitor looking for a taste of German history. The rooms seem to be thrown together in a haphazard way , there is little or no video presentation or even graphics....More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Matt40670
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

went there because it's free entrance. I have dussorduff city pass. it's actually.not bad, but actually could be better if the.presentation could be better arranged. the story line runs with time, that I got it. but some part of history certainly deserves more intensive description....More

Date of experience: December 2015
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