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Great views of Passau and the 3 rivers

From this high vantage point, the city of Passau is seeing magnificently in the midst of the 3... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
Orlando, Florida
At the Veste Oberhaus

Museum housed in the old fortress at the top of a hill across the river from Passau. Has a changing... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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High above Passau within the historic walls of the 800-year-old fortification Veste Oberhaus the Oberhausmuseum presents exciting exhibitions from the Middle Ages to the present day. The displays of ancient archaeological finds, medieval weapons and...more
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Oberhaus 125, 94034 Passau, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed some exhibits, but most descriptions were in German. Very convoluted layout, some poor lighting and no AC.

Thank OWJohn
Reviewed 28 November 2017

From this high vantage point, the city of Passau is seeing magnificently in the midst of the 3 rivers. A really nice way to spend the afternoon.

1  Thank chris_explorer
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Museum housed in the old fortress at the top of a hill across the river from Passau. Has a changing modern art exhibit along with all the historical and religious relics from hundreds of years. The museum has pieces of original flooring and walls on...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

It wasn't expensive to get in, we had plans so couldn't visit for long. About a 20 minute walk up and 10 down. Lots of exhibits and nice views.

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Reviewed 31 May 2017

I'm 74 and walked from the river and it was quite an exhausting climb. Nice fortifications and great view from the top. The museum was terrible. Entering each exhibit room there was a description of the room's contents on the wall by the doorway in...More

1  Thank John L
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We wished to get in the museum but we were struck by the view so we stayed outside just to relax and wait for a while.

Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The museum is pretty nice with some interactive parts. I learned several things for sure. The bad thing to me is that it's not decorated as a castle while in a castle... Cost 5€ the entrance.

Thank Guilljea
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Extensive museum for history buffs, beautiful view. Parking was a bit difficult to find. Very relaxing

Thank Arlie62
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I have been trying to find out how to get to this site and the different methods that are available. It hasn't been easy and is not on this site, if it is, it is hidden very well.

Thank msjsills
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We really love going to a local museum that explains that particular town's history and relationship to the rest of the region. Oberhaus Museum is actually several museums in one place. There is even a museum dedicated to the exiled Germans that were deported from...More

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