Deutsches Panzermuseum, Munster

Learn about the history of German armored troops since 1917 at Deutsches Panzermuseum, originally an officer training school and now a museum focusing on tanks. The 9,000 sq m (97,000 sq ft) site houses a collection of restored and functional East German, German, British, American, and Russian tanks from World War II. Rare specimens include Europe's only authentic replica of a German A7V from World War I and an American M48 Patton tank, which is open to visitors via a flight of stairs. Using our online itinerary creator, Munster attractions like Deutsches Panzermuseum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • I love this place, we went there the whole famely and we all had a great time. The size of the panzers... the panther, tiger and to climp inside a lleopard that we had in the army was fun. Had to...  more »
  • I was very pleased with the museum. There were more tanks and armored vehicles than expected, and included many from non German countries. For anyone interested in the history of armor, this is a...  more »
  • I did not expect to see so many tanks in one space! Even though I was reluctant at first as I do not know anything about tanks I found it most interesting! There is such a large variety and shows an impressive overview of war machinery!
  • Great museum even if you are not into tanks. Newly renovated location with a small cafeteria and a huge display of tanks. Each tank is well explained and you get a good insight into the history of tanks. Only downside is that there is only one tank you can enter.

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