Deutsches Drahtmuseum, Altena

#95 of 165 in Museums in North Rhine-Westphalia
Dedicated to a simple yet crucial element of everyday life, Deutsches Drahtmuseum demonstrates the use of wire in the modern world. The museum contains themed areas and a jewelry room, where you can see fine wire earrings, necklaces, and bracelets. The electronic and communications sections feature interactive exhibits. The museum offers guided tours. Using our custom trip planner, Altena attractions like Deutsches Drahtmuseum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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18 reviews
  • March 10, 2017
    With the ticket of Altena Castle free enters the German wire Museum. It is equipped with new modern, so much to the join, try and see. The staff are very friendly and it is possible to hang the jackets free of charge at the entrance. At the beginning you can be a movie, indicating a where wire everywhere used was.
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  • December 29, 2016
    Yes, even the wire as such deserves a museum. Well, you have to stop a wire for such museums. But fun aside, the Museum shows in the form of appealing the history and significance of this material. Value will be placed on the regional reference. In some areas you can lend a hand. Suitable, so it's not a museum to the filthy knowledge and thus also for children. Because there is a combination ticket with Altena Castle and only a short distance from the castle is the Museum, you can build a safely with this Museum in a trip to Altena.
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  • November 19, 2016
    In the middle of Altena, spacious rooms distributed over 3 floors. Some interesting exhibits, signage rather inadequate (no circuit recommended, medieval). In the 2 floor, entitled gloomy room, here you would have needed almost flashlight to read the signs of the exhibits. Only rewarding because combined ticket with entrance to the Castle. f
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  • Great Museum on an interesting subject that is certainly underestimated. I found the Museum very successful and because we had the entrance through the inlet into the Burg Altena in this quasi, the price/performance ratio in any case is true. Parking is available close to enough.
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  • a visitor for a wire city must for Altena belongs also a wire Museum
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  • What is everything made of wire! Can you time in.
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  • Very interesting, informative exhibition
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