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Black Forest Museum (Schwarzwaldmuseum)

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The seven minute orchestra was quite a treat!

This museum is a treasure house of local history. From clocks, jewelry and clothes to furniture... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Very interesting

It's bigger than it looks from the outside. There are many different exhibits with enough English... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Wallfahrtstr. 4, 78098 Triberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7722 4434
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice and neat museum, I highly recommend going there. You will learn so much about the town's culture, including clothing, music, artifacts, etc.

Thank Samira A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is a treasure house of local history. From clocks, jewelry and clothes to furniture, music boxes and life-size dolls of artisans at work, they have got every bit of history covered. The interesting exhibits apart, do check out their display of instruments. There...More

Thank wordsncolors
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's bigger than it looks from the outside. There are many different exhibits with enough English descriptions to give you the necessary information.

Thank revG777
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed this museum. I knock it down one rating only because the routing through the museum was confusing and there were things that were supposed to play for a euro or two and they didn’t and no out of order sign was posted....More

1  Thank Ambassador800210
Reviewed August 31, 2018

The displays of musical instruments was fascinating. The exhibits are educational and entertaining. Try all of the automatic, self-playing instrument displays.

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Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Husband and children were very leery about visiting a museum while we were in the Black Forest. However we did not get disappointed by this one! I do recommend paying the one or two euros to make the amazing and beautiful player pianos work.

1  Thank tcgeffert
Reviewed July 10, 2018

There is a lot of variety in the collection from clothing, to recreations of home life and work, to a large mineral collection, electronics and train sets, and my favorite, clocks and many varieties of player pianos. For one euro you can play quite a...More

Thank JennR472018
Reviewed July 7, 2018

A little disappointed as there was nothing to help non-German speakers and finding your way around was a nightmare. Having said that it has a very eclectic collection of Black Forest paraphernalia ranging from clocks, music pieces, housewares, sporting equipment, fashion, rocks and cakes. Some...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed May 26, 2018

It appears small from outside but is quite large inside. There are many good exhibitions in this museum. Too bad it does not have enough English descriptions for people who do not know Germen.

Thank Winston S
Reviewed May 12, 2018

This museum is located approximately 100 meters up the street from the entrance to the Triberg Waterfalls and is well worth the diversion. The exhibits, including many artifacts, costumes and models tell the story of the culture and peoples of the region. There are also...More

2  Thank tobyandthefatone
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September 10, 2017|
Response from stephenf497 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was 5 or 6 Euro. We were there off-season but i dont think the price varies