European Hansemuseum, Lubeck

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The European Hansemuseum (German: Europäisches Hansemuseum) is a museum in Lübeck, Germany dedicated to the history of the Hanseatic League. Covering an area of in total 7,405 square metres (79,710 sq ft), is the largest museum in the world specifically dedicated to this subject. The museum was opened in May 2015.
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  • This museum gives a very good overview of the rise and fall of the Hanseatic League. But go only if you are prepared to read a lot of text, there is not much to see. Positive: Your entrance card...  more »
  • The museum is interactive, via various personalised screens the visitor is led through the history of trading. It shows the uprise of the Hansen cities, the way how trading with business capitals...  more »
  • I like the concept of the museum - alternating historical scenes with more quiet "exhibition showcase" rooms. Visitors are associated a choice out of four languages (German, English, Swedish, Russian) with their ticket (RFID chip included), so all explanations switch to your language as soon as you're approaching a sensor with your ticket. Strongly recommended!
  • Awesome Museum. Super informative. Great overview of the larger geopolitical and economic picture and also opportunity to focus on detail where wanted. Balanced in terms of theoretical and interactive parts.
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