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Historische Senfmuehle

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Interesting and rare museum

I didn't know or prepare this visit but as I appreciate mustard, I was interested to visit the... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2018
Lugano22
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Lausanne, Switzerland
Spent rather a lot on mustard

From what I could gather the tours are only in German, which is fair enough, I was in Germany and... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2018
NB1957
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Holzmarkt 79 - 83, 50676 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

We stopped here on a Sunday as many other places were very busy (and all shops are closed!) and we were pleasantly surprised. It is a small museum with a 25 minute tour each hour. The talk is in German but an English translation on...More

2  Thank hanspans83
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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

It sounds ridiculous but it actually happened! Me and my friend went to the chocolate museum, thought we would continue the 'food theme' with the mustard museum; especially due to its amazing reviews! We entered at 4pm, just in time for a tour. It is...More

2  Thank phoebet150
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Reviewed September 15, 2018

I didn't know or prepare this visit but as I appreciate mustard, I was interested to visit the shop. I think Germans like mustard, especially with "Bratwurst". In the shop, there are plenty of flavors and exotics mustards. Staff is friendly, you can taste some...More

Thank Lugano22
Reviewed June 5, 2018

A great place to visit. They have tours of the room where thay demonstrate the proper method to make sehf (mustard). There exists only one other place that makes senf this way and that is in Cochem on the Mosel. The tour is interesting and...More

Thank Edward R
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

It sounds ridiculous but it actually happened! Me and my friend went to the chocolate museum, thought we would continue the 'food theme' with the mustard museum; especially due to its amazing reviews! We entered at 4pm, just in time for a tour. It is...More

2  Thank phoebet150
Reviewed January 21, 2018

From what I could gather the tours are only in German, which is fair enough, I was in Germany and are best prearranged but really worth the visit to the shop. The lady there spoke excellent English and was so pleasant and informative about all...More

1  Thank NB1957
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

Historische Senfmuehle is at first glance a not that interesting or important museum to go to but on going my twin brother Stephen and I found it really good and a superb experience. The history is Superb,it doesn't just go on your bratwurst ( but...More

Thank 293neilk
Reviewed December 10, 2017

We went in but missed the tours. make sure to check the web site to attend the tours. The gift store is nice, but you want the back story.

Thank Tanksmon
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Just across the road from the Chocolate Museum is the Historische Senfmuehle. The building is not as grand as the Chocolate Museum, but inside, there is the story of mustard production in this area of Germany. There are many old artefacts and tools used in...More

Thank rphood2004
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Could never tell how much depth there is in German Mustard Culture. The store is really cool and shall not take you more that 15-20 minutes to see also it is allocated right across the Chocolate Museum. My advice would be to visit here first...More

Thank Shlomi B
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

We found this place on the internet and wondered what kind of place it could be. It turned out to be a very funny and interesting experience. It is close to the chocolate museum, check them together.

1  Thank zeneszerzo
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

Didn't actually go around the tour but stopped off to buy mustard. Superb selection which you can taste. Really helpful lady too. If you love mustard you must visit!

Thank 629adrianb
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