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Frankisches Brauereimuseum, Bamberg

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Provides interesting insight into beer making

The brewery museum located in Bamberg´s St. Michaels abbey gives a comprehensive description of the... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2016
Martin A
Leimen, Germany

The museum was interesting, especially for those who like machinery. It explains the entire process... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2016
Kempen, Germany
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Michelsberg 10f, 96049 Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

I have just returned (as in a few minutes ago) from the Brewery museum and I can assure you that there are no captions in English. Not even the man selling tickets could speak English (nor do I speak German). This is a rather dusty,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

There is a lot to see on Domberg, but don't miss this very nice museum once you've climbed up the berg. It is an excellent exhibition of the brewing history, with signs also in English. It's a perfect place to visit on a hot day,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 4, 2018

If you are a beer lover, this is the place for you. This museum is at St. Michael's Cathedral. There is also an ancient there and the Monks supported the abbey by brewing and selling beer. The museum is in the huge basement in part...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mickeyd54456
Reviewed June 29, 2018

The woman at the front was very happy to sell us tickets and put on a video that explained the process of how beer is brewed. If I had no access to youtube, this might have been interesting, but as I was in Bamberg for...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Blake D
Reviewed May 30, 2017

This is a nice little brewing museum. There is a lot of history in this particular region (and Germany). If you like beer and have a spot of time this museum is worth a visit to learn about the importance of Bamberg.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Brent H
Reviewed October 18, 2016

The brewery museum located in Bamberg´s St. Michaels abbey gives a comprehensive description of the history and art of beer making in general, and more specifically in Bamberg and surroundings. It is a rather small museum and I would allocate about 2 hours for the...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Martin A
Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

This museum consist of a large collection of "Steins" from Bamberger breweries and breweries from many other cities. There are also many machines used in the brewing process that sem from different time periods. The items are described in German only, so this museum is...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank ForeignObserver2
Reviewed August 21, 2016

The museum was interesting, especially for those who like machinery. It explains the entire process of beer brewing from back in the days. The entry fee was around 3-5 euro. There's no tour guide, but everything is explained on the exponats (in German). However, the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank AnaKrleska
Reviewed March 16, 2016

Great place to indulge brewing history.Setting is spectacular, not always open, check before visiting

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Sabine1958
Reviewed November 14, 2015

Bamberg is not noted for the quality of their hops, and it is their smoked beer for which the City is probably best known. The museum shows the basics that one would expect. There are so many other things to see and do in the...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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