[Mecklenburg-Vorpommern]

 [Waren/ MŁritz] [German]

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Heinrich Schliemann Museum

Heinrich-Schliemann-Museum
Lindenallee 1
17219 Ankershagen

Tel. 03 99 21/ 32 52
Fax 03 99 21/ 32 12

Heinrich- Schliemann- Museum in Ankershagen.

Opening times:

April-Oct.: Tues-Sun 10.00 - 17.00
Nov.-March: Tues-Fri 10.00 - 16.00
Sat 13.00 - 16.00
last admission 30 minutes before

Trojanisches PferdAnkershagen lies between the county town of Waren and the village of Penzlin, 6 km. south-east of the B 192 road and 8 km. west of B 193 on the northernmost approach to the MŁritz National Park.
This Mecklenburg town was home to the world famous archaeologist and discoverer of Troy,
Heinrich Schliemann (1822-1890), who spent the first eight years of his life there. The Heinrich Schliemann Museum was set up in 1980 in Schliemannís parentsí house, a half timbered example dating from the mid - 18th. century. Visitors to the monument can learn about the life and scientific work of the archaeologist. Among the exhibits are some 40 original pieces found at Troy - pottery and bronze- and illustrations of the gold pieces from Troy and Mycenae.
Blick in die Ausstellung There are also photos, documents and other exhibits, from Schliemannís childhood and youth in Mecklenburg and his family and friends. Across the churchyard there is an interesting stone church dating from the 13th. century, in which Schliemannís father served for nine years. His mother was buried in the churchyard. Visitors to Ankershagen and its surroundings can still see traces of Schliemannís childhood haunts. Over the years the land around the Schliemann Museum has been turned into an idyllic gem.

Admission:
adults   3,00 Euro
adults in a group (from 15 persons)   2,00 Euro
reduced (conscript, civilian services, students, trainees,
disabled persons, unemployed persons, pupil from 17 years)
  2,00 Euro
pupil (from 6 to 16 years)   1,50 Euro
children up to 6 years        free
family card (1 or 2 parents with 2 or more children)   7,50 Euro
combination card (admission for the 3 museums in the district)   6,00 Euro
guided tours - after prior arrangement (for 15 to 25 persons) 25,00 Euro
guided tours for school groups   5,00 Euro

Overview of the most important museums in Mecklenburg-Vorpommerns