This category lists sites which present the history of an era or region through collections in museums composed of historic artifacts located in Europe.
The collection consists of paintings, prints, maquettes, objects and archaeological finds. It shows how Amsterdam grew from a small medieval town to a world famous centre.
World War II extermination camp and memorial to Holocaust victims.
One component of the memorial site ensemble at Bernauer Strasse, including the Berlin Wall memorial and the Chapel of Reconciliation, designed to preserve the history of the division of Germany.
Museum and Centre of Documentation and Research into Gramscian Works and the Workers Movement. Ghilarza, Oristano, Sardinia, Italy.
A satellite camp of Mauthausen on November 18th, 1943 near the village of Ebensee in Upper Austria, one of over 40 outposts of the concentration camp Mauthausen, where prisoners had to work for the German armament industry.
Traces the course of human lives in the country from the 19th century to the present day, and includes details of exhibitions, events, guided tours and directions. Located in Finland. [Finnish, Swedish, English].
The world’s largest museum of locks and keys, coffers, ornamental boxes, chests, safes and ornate cast iron.
Based in Dublin, Ireland, offering tours and finishing with whiskey tasting. Provides a blog which includes things to do in the area, and recipes.
The Citadel (Kremlin) in Kazan, Tatarstan. Shows the site from times of antiquity to the present, with information on the architecture and the Hermitage centre.
A cultural-historical documentation of 2,000 years of mill technology.
Exhibits include artifacts from crashed aircraft, photographs, documents, uniforms, and dioramas. General information schedule, and location.
An art, historical and hunting exposition located in a baroque-classicist manor house from the 18th century in the town of Svätý Anton, Slovakia. Includes a guide and lists upcoming events. [Slovak/English]
World War II concentration camp museum.
The site describes a Swedish museum of old buildings from the 17th 18th and 19th centuries.
A journey to the Middle Ages and for ninety minutes follow in the miner`s footsteps in the biggest silver mine of the sixteenth century.
Photographs, details, and historical information about the crypt, catacombs, church, and museum.
A German Nazi concentration camp in Lublin was granted its legal status of a central state institution in accordance with the law issued by the Parliament on July 2, 1947.
Unique museum collections of Ukraine from ancient to modern times, with approximately 330,000 pieces.
At Sarran, in the heart of the massif des Monédières in Corrèze, houses a collection of gifts given to the President during his official duties.
Museum of archaeology, cultural heritage and natural history in Estonia. In English, Estonian, and German.
Bulgarian archaeological and historical archive on the Balkans. Virtual tour of museum galleries, fully-searchable exhibits and database.
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