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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Amber Museum on our last day in Gdansk and are really glad we did. It's fascinating to learn what amber is and how it's formed, and to see so many exhibits made of amber. Several of the information boards are in Polish...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RPD22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great museum with a lot on display from all different counties and cultures. English translation would been beneficial but you still can appreciate items on display (google camera translate does help).

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Leetherees
Reviewed 2 January 2019

I had not realised that there were so many steps to climb to see all levels, but it was. certainly worth it. The information and stories about amber were in themselves fascinating and I particularly liked the high floors and all the superb designs by...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 24 December 2018

This museum was a great little find filled from top to bottom with products from amber. We managed to get there on a free day and only had 30 minutes to look round but we managed however i feel like an hour would be best...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sealb0y
Reviewed 16 December 2018

located in the old town next to the christmas market, it has an amazing little courtyard with cobbled road and carved figurines on the wall which leads to the entrance and a 2 storey exhibit rooms feels very medievil

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sbush999
Reviewed 12 December 2018

If you don't want to climb stairs then this is not for you! It was interesting to read about Amber but the building it is in is amazing. It also houses the armoury which was sadly not open.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shrinkingworld
Reviewed 3 December 2018

very nice and interesting musuem. a torture cellar located in the basement which is a spooky addition to the tour. the museum is located in an old tower and there are many stairs to climb and not accessible to wheelchair users

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nurit M
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

It is a beautiful museum full of really interesting artefacts, however if you are not a fan of Amber it’s not for you. The guitar made of Amber was a total surprise also seeing Lech Walesa with Elton John was intriguing. Enjoyed the visit glad...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank graham198
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Will take you 1 hour more or less. Not too much to see but nice location and it s quite cheap, good experience

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wander444272
Reviewed 19 October 2018

The amber history and exhibitions are very interesting. The visit to the prison cells and most of all the enactment of the tortures is very impressive. Not recommendable for children nor soon after eating.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GIOVANNI R
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10 May 2017|
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Response from karinae1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, No sorry. The building is small and the Rooms are tiny and narrow steps to all rooms. Hope u get a nice stay in Gdansk if u go there. Karina
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Response from Krishnakumar B | Reviewed this property |
Monday 10:00 - 13:00 Wednesday 10:00 - 16:00 00:00 10:00 - 18:00 Friday 10:00 - 16:00 Saturday 10:00 - 16:00 Sunday 10:00 - 16:00 Tuesday is a free entry day Just for double ,check on their website . in Google just search... More
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