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Bornholm Museum is a local heritage museum, which tells the history of the island of Bornholm. As an island the maritime history plays a big role, but also the location of Bornholm - in the middle of the Baltic Sea - has contributed to a lot of historical events. Follow the history from the Stone age until today.  
 
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Rune stones are a part of the Viking age exhibition at Bornholm Museum.

Rune stones are a part of the Viking age exhibition at Bornholm Museum.
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At the end of World War II Bornholm was liberated by the Russian Armed Forces. By as the Germans would not surrender to the Russians, the Russian Air Force bombed some of the villages on Bornholm. Some of the remains from these bombings can be seen at the Bornholm Museum.

At the end of World War II Bornholm was liberated by the Russian Armed Forces. By as the Germans would not surrender to the Russians, the Russian Air Force bombed some of the villages on Bornholm. Some of the remains from these bombings can be seen at the Bornholm Museum.
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A small part of the World War II occupation exhibition at Bornholm Museum. The arm band was used by the Danish freedom fighters in the days after the liberation.

A small part of the World War II occupation exhibition at Bornholm Museum. The arm band was used by the Danish freedom fighters in the days after the liberation.
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Today there are no railways on Bornholm, but at the Bornholm Museum there is an exhibition of the railway that once were on Bornholm.

Today there are no railways on Bornholm, but at the Bornholm Museum there is an exhibition of the railway that once were on Bornholm.
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Instruments for navigation at the maritime exhibition at Bornholm Museum.

Instruments for navigation at the maritime exhibition at Bornholm Museum.
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A fire and rescue station is a part of the historic toy exhibition at the Bornholm Museum.

A fire and rescue station is a part of the historic toy exhibition at the Bornholm Museum.
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