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For all Mann fans!

Buddenbrooks is perhaps my all time favorite with The Magic Mountain being husband's book of... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2018
Europelover2014
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Chicago, Illinois
Must see for Buddenbrooks fans

This is a wonderful house and strolling around it - of course after having read the book - you feel... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2017
Malina C
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 May 2018
“For all Mann fans!”
28 Aug 2017
“Must see for Buddenbrooks fans”
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Reviewed May 4, 2018

Buddenbrooks is perhaps my all time favorite with The Magic Mountain being husband's book of choice. We both enjoyed the 90 minutes we spent learning about the Mann family (not just Thomas) and listening to audio. The second floor with the two Buddenbrooks room recreations...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017

This is a wonderful house and strolling around it - of course after having read the book - you feel at home: you recognise the salon, the deep house, you look out of the window and see what Tony saw. Good exhibitions on both the...More

1  Thank Malina C
Reviewed December 18, 2016

After having studied Thomas Mann for A Level German in the 1980s, it was interesting to visit the house. There is an entrance fee of EUR 7.00. The exhibition is on several floors and needs at least two hours to do it justice. There is...More

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Christian B, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Buddenbrookhaus, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2017

Thanks for your review on our house. We hope you enjoyed your stay in Lübeck and are glad you liked the visit in our museum. We'll try to learn from that and fix the quality of our translation. Greetings from Lübeck!

Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

Thomas Mann described Lübeck and the house his Buddenbrooks live in very well - here you can see for yourself that most it is real. Even if you have not read the grand novel about the merchant family, you will have an extraordinary experience here...More

1  Thank A. S
Reviewed July 23, 2016

The atmosfere of the books about the Buddenbrook-family, a fantasy but with historic roots, is well depicted here. I was not too interested in the life of Thomas Mann and his family but my wife is a great fan of his work and was impressed...More

Thank IWNoordergraaf
Reviewed July 19, 2016

A great museum for lovers of The Mann Family. Lot of history. Audio, video and written information. A replica of two of the rooms in the Buddenbrookhaus, where Thomas Mann lived. Each item in the rooms are marked with pages from the Buddenbrokk, so that...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2016

Having read Nobel Prize winner, Thomas Mann's book, Buddenbrooks, this was one of the highlights of my trip to Luebeck. Some rooms had furniture from the original family and exhibits about the book Buddenbrooks and its author, Thomas Mann, abound in the house. There is...More

Thank Spiced_Olives
Reviewed March 9, 2016

If you have read the famous novel “The Buddenbrook” of the great German writer Thomas Mann(up to the end…), you will be surely interested by this place. The house looks like many others in this town. It is worth a visit, but you could also...More

1  Thank Barbicane8
Reviewed January 23, 2016

Ever read the novel "Buddenbrooks" by Thomas Mann? The author was born and raised in Lübeck. This museum is dedicated to him and his family but furthermore to his very famous novel "Buddenbrooks". Even if you have not read the book (yet) you can do...More

3  Thank SydneyPerla
Reviewed October 30, 2015

This Haus is a must for the Thomas Mann lovers. Here you'll find a lot of information about the history and literature concerning the Mann family.

1  Thank P.j.f. J
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