Archäologische Landesmuseum


Effectively an extension to the Schleswig-Holstein Landesmuseum, the Archäologische Landesmuseum boasts the Nydam-Boot, a reconstructed and preserved 28-oar rowing boat from 350 BC, which is housed in its own hall.

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1. Schleswig-Holstein Landesmuseum

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2. Gottorfer Globus


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3. Stadtmuseum Schleswig

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5. Wikinger Museum

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6. Danevirke Museum

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7. Kappeln

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8. Braasch

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