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The Peenemunde Historical Technical Information Center

Im kraftwerk, 17449 Peenemunde, Usedom Island, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
+49 171 9907630
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look at the state of german 2nd WW technology

in the last remaining building of the old Hitler war research center, the power station, a very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
matwen2016
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Wurselen, Germany
Space or war🚀

Quite some thoughtful information on the motives to build rockets. Exploring new frontiers like in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fridolin B
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Berlin, Germany
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Im kraftwerk, 17449 Peenemunde, Usedom Island, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
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+49 171 9907630
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Reviewed 1 week ago

in the last remaining building of the old Hitler war research center, the power station, a very good museum has been established. It is showing (without keeping back criticism about the old work) how the first rocket technology for V2 had been developed. Other areas...More

Thank matwen2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quite some thoughtful information on the motives to build rockets. Exploring new frontiers like in Fritz Lang's Movie "Die Frau im Mond" and all the comics of the 20ies, turned into war machines by the Nazi and later the winners of WWII. And if Hitler...More

Thank Fridolin B
Reviewed 4 July 2017

While there is some information in the place in 3 Languages (German, Polish & English). There is a lot of information which is only in German which sadly does not lend itself to an 'interesting and informative visit'. When I saw the Train with the...More

Thank Traveller_UK12
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped off whilst touring Northern Germany in our Motorhome. Plenty of parking for €1 per hour. The visit takes between 2-3 hours, longer if you watch the videos. The site was the largest production, testing facility the Nazis had. They produced the first rocket...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The visit includes a little outdoor walking (to see V2 and V1 rockets and the original train carriages used at the site) as well as the main exhibition space (3 floors of a very large building) and the original power plant building. There is really...More

2  Thank Emily_D_14
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Love WW2 history, so this was right up my alley. Very interesting exhibits. You'll have to plan a good 2-3 hours if you want to immerse yourself in the numerous exhibitions - plan extra time if you want to watch the movies. If you have...More

2  Thank Peter H
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Having always been interested in the Apollo Space program I had to visit its roots! The person in the visitor centre initially sent me to the power station which I found only mildly interesting. The main rocket exhibit is much more interesting provided extensive background...More

1  Thank rennickr
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

The museum is really interesting and gives a fantastic overview about how advanced rocket science really was during WWII. It also shows how the technology from then affected the space race in the 50'ties and 60'ties. Well worth a visit.

Thank Henrik N
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Are you interested in history, especially of the World War II, you need to visit this place.i learnt a lot and can just recommend that.

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We have been here twice now. It is very informative and the tour can be heard in English too! We learned a lot of history.

Thank Christi T
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