Deutsches Currywurst Museum Berlin, Berlin

2.5
#53 of 120 in Museums in Berlin
Undoubtedly Berlin's favorite snack food, the currywurst is so well-loved it has inspired its own museum: Deutsches Currywurst Museum Berlin. Learn about the history of this famous dish, from its invention in the late 1940s to its expanding popularity at this interactive museum. The seasoning room lets you smell the different spices that go into the famous sauce, and audio stations in the shape of ketchup bottles allow you to listen to iconic songs about the sausage. Finish your visit with a currywurst sampler. Get 20 percent off admission on Mondays. Use our Berlin day trip planning website to visit Deutsches Currywurst Museum Berlin on your trip to Berlin, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • August 18, 2017
    Cute, maybe a little pricey, but it offers a half-hour of distraction and makes us understand the peculiarities of the Berliner currywurst, history, ingredients etc. Suitable for children
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  • August 9, 2017
    Visit original of this Museum, which tells the story of the Currywurst, fun with reproduction of a barrack to Currywurst. Tasting of a small part of Currywurst included in the ticket at the end of the visit, version spicy or not, your choice!
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  • July 31, 2017
    Although the building itself is clean and tidy the content is minimal. There is not much to see and very little to do. I love Currywurst but this was a disappointment. The interactive Brattie wagon is...  more »
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  • Greatest attraction in Berlin. A must do for vital knowledge on an important topic close to the Berlin peoples heart! The architecture exhibit is particularly interesting. Would re-visit.
  • A fun place to visit! It is a different kind of museum, so it is definitely a good idea to try - specially if you have kids with you.
  • There are always tourist traps in big cities, and among these is this 'Currywurst Museum'. 11 € for a very small og unimaginable display, with a strange film documentary included. Enjoy a REAL currywurst in the streets of Berlin instead :-)
  • It's quite funny but there isn't really enough to say about currywurst to make a museum, so it's very small. If it was cheaper I'd probably have given a better review but for €8 entry I felt pretty cheated.
  • I didn't go to the museum because I already know everything there is to know about food. But I did go to the cafe. I ordered the 3-sausage taster meal. It was ok, so I give it 3 stars. If the place wants 5 stars, they should have a 5-sausage taster meal. I think that's fair.

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