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Fabulously restored historic house

The gardens are most attractive and the house interiors have been partly restored/partly recreated... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Steven G
Rome, Italy
Very interesting

Well worth a visit. The owner was the man who virtually set-up the Lodz and European textile... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Max B
Derby, United Kingdom
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ul. Przedzalniana 72, Lodz 90-338, Poland
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

The gardens are most attractive and the house interiors have been partly restored/partly recreated to give an impression of a late 19th century textile manufacturer's house. The pity is that there is precious little information about what you're seeing, even in Polish. Yet there's an...More

Thank Steven G
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I was excited to see the Herbst mansion, but unfortunately the attitude of the staff ruined my visit. After checking the information online, it was clear that certain exhibitions (Herbst Galeria) do not allow photography. However, it was never stated that photography was NOT allowed...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Well worth a visit. The owner was the man who virtually set-up the Lodz and European textile industry. The wealth he accumulated is shown in this fabulous mansion.

Thank Max B
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Very low cost to enter this small but interesting museum which shows how the factory owners used to live in comfort. Only negative was that we had to have a member of staff in the same room as us at all times so it felt...More

Thank SouthCerney
Reviewed 1 May 2017

On one hand very good impression when you may see well renewed manufacture owner's palace. But on the other hand these old workers' flats blocks (on Przedzalnicza street) show how many people were working for one's fortune.

Thank Wojciech S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Great Museum - factory owner's residence. Exposition of the palace interiors is a great idea. In the coaching room is a gallery of pictures with permanent exhibitions and temporary exhibitions.In addition to the exposition of the interiors of the palace there is a magnificent garden,...More

Thank Michal K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

strictly connected with the Ksiezy Mlyn and all the factory area of Scheibler. Palace built by Schiebler for his daughter Matilda and her husband Edward Herbst. There are beautifull interiors full of original furniture, but I like the magical garden and greenhouse (now cafeteria) some...More

Thank Agnieszka T
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Lots of wonderful European art on display in a lovely house - a must for all history buffs and great house fans. A really pleasant place to visit.

Thank Norman J
Reviewed 18 October 2016

It was completely ruined by communists and re3nowated by people who like culture and freedom of expression. Based on photographs all details from past were included in renovation. Place looks like owner just stepped away.. In addition there is fantastic collection of paintings by leading...More

Thank Jerzy W
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Home of another textile baron in Lodz its enchanting to walk through the past & see how they lived , enjoyable

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