Fränkisches Freilandmuseum Bad Windsheim, Bad Windsheim

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History Museum
Step into the rural Franconia of ages past with a visit to Fränkisches Freilandmuseum Bad Windsheim. This open-air museum and preserved collection of villages depicts life as it was over 700 years ago. You'll find a collection of over 100 authentically furnished buildings, including farmsteads, craftsmen's cottages, shepherd's huts, barns, stables, bakeries, drying houses for fruit and flax, a school, a municipal building, and a manor house. The village buildings, which pay homage to the lifestyle of the Franconian people, are arranged in six groups to depict different regions and themes. Become acquainted with the authentic livestock on site, tour the farm's crops, and browse through traditional crafts. You can opt to visit the entire museum, or just a few of the villages. Use our Bad Windsheim vacation builder to arrange your visit to Fränkisches Freilandmuseum Bad Windsheim and other attractions in Bad Windsheim.
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  • One is in Bad Windsheim or environment, you can't get around to visiting the Franconian open-air museum. And it pays off in any case. The tour of a river landscape is already nice, houses and exhibits are engaged built or equipped and very worth seeing. You can very well imagine life at that time. Of course, not all houses are equally good, but everywhere you've been given trouble. Half a day you can spend well here. The restaurant is in the Middle but not the hit. Some chaotic service and average food. But overall: a very rewarding trip.
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  • Most children will experience the Franconian open-air museum in Bad Windsheim during a school camp stay at Castle Hoheneck. Here you will discover much about the Frankish culture and rural life as it was earlier. There is much to marvel at and try it out. Especially the large mill is very impressive.
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  • In the wild even run allowing and even "educate themselves" a wonderful combination on an inhospitable rainy March day. For the children the animals in the stable are always an event, particularly the young pigs of wool. Absolutely and always recommended...
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  • I'm from japan. We were able to feel german atmosphere there.
  • Here you can collect many impressions, instructive, it is also and above all very much alive. Lot catering and also always someone who shows craftsmanship. But we were after 3 hours in the heat out, since you would have to invest more days.
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  • One of the so far most beautiful open-air museums, I was able to visit. Very widely, of course, with small preserved villages. All can be visited. The people are very nice and it's a pleasure through the Park. The layout of the Park is managed well.
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  • For over 30 years, always worth a visit. The system evolved very positively to year after year. Over 100 buildings and regularly very interesting, historical events.
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  • My best friend and I are several times a year here, and we always spend a great time. Our dogs are welcome and may be anywhere. Yesterday she was "night at the Museum", which really was a wonderful experience. Only the attitude of the sheep dogs could anything be worked, that really no longer look like 100 years ago. Lovely grounds, good food, and always relaxed Stunden...ein is worth visiting in any case.
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