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Deutsches Verpackungs Museum

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Address: Hauptstrasse 22, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Phone Number: 49-6221-2-13-61
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The displays have only a German explanation

This is a small, but well-cared-for museum. The displays are mostly of packages. I had hoped to see more packaging equipment. The largest downside for me was that I do not... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 9, 2015
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This museum draws some people in because of its quirkiness. It doesn't seem to be much more than one person's personal collection of boxes and tins from the last 100 years or so. It's 2 rooms, with 2 levels each with a series of boxes and tins behind glass. Granted I couldn't understand the German labels, but there were maybe... More 

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Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

This is a small, but well-cared-for museum. The displays are mostly of packages. I had hoped to see more packaging equipment. The largest downside for me was that I do not speak German. ALL of the explanations on the displays are in German -- which is understandable -- we ARE in Germany, after all. However, many museums will provide a... More 

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Bloomington, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

This is a relatively new museum about German packaging, mainly from the last hundred years or so. It's relatively small, but the entrance fee is low, and the museum is a fun, quirky activity for anyone who needs to duck out of the rain or has already visited the standard tourist sites. The biggest downside is that the labels are... More 

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