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Address: Peterstrasse 20, 65385 Ruedesheim am Rhein, Hesse, Germany
Phone Number: 0 67 22 - 4 02 47 77
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Small museum.

I felt the entry price at this museum was quite a lot for what it was. 5 Euros each for about 10 minutes is a bit steep, although some information was in English, it was not... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2014
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tucson
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114 reviews 114 reviews
24 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

It was a very peaceful, intriguing and entertaining stop on a city self tour. The history of toys and the role played by European artists was astonishing.

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essex
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I felt the entry price at this museum was quite a lot for what it was. 5 Euros each for about 10 minutes is a bit steep, although some information was in English, it was not consistently so. one or two good things for the kids which i won't spoil by disclosing here.

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Skegness
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79 reviews 79 reviews
57 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The model railway is still there, but with a new, slower running locomotive. There are also some more tin toys. As it was a wet day, we spent some time admiring the collection.

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Somerset, England
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109 reviews 109 reviews
37 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Visited this museum with friends and really enjoyed the variety of mechanical musical instruments. The building is very old with plenty of history. The guide was extremely good and played many of the musical items for us. Not a toy museum in the true sense.

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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182 reviews 182 reviews
77 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Enjoyed the return visit with my partner to see the museum, and still marvel at some of the amazing exhibits on display. An excellent guide and most enjoyable visit.

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Stuttgart, Germany
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

This is not worth the 5 euro entrance fee. One euro, maybe. It is only one floor, and takes about 5 minutes to see everything. Of course, it takes longer to photograph all the disturbing toys housed within so you can scare your friends by posting photos of demonic dolls on Facebook.

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Kathu, Thailand
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69 reviews 69 reviews
38 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Never seen such a collection of mechanical toys in my life.The museum has guide tours depending on the time of the year, but the afternoon is a good time and worth to wait for; the tour was a unique passionated time with the guide that knows the museum and has a passion for mechanical toys. Situated in an old Castle/Farm... More 

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Rustington, England
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

The museum has quite an extensive collection, including a model railway (HO gauge) loosely modelled on this part of the Rhine valley. One train circulates when you enter the room housing the railway. There are a number of static displays ranging from old sheet metal clockwork trains to more modern electric trains, as well as a number of model cars... More 

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Skegness
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79 reviews 79 reviews
57 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

We found out about this on-line on the Ruedesheim tourist webpage. You have to ring a bell to get in. We liked the working model railway, and the large collection of trains, boats and cars, many of them, as you would expect, German toys. I should say it is a collection for adults to admire, rather than children.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We found the place by accident, no sign posts. however when we went in, the museum was a clutter of old toys, upstairs were lots of tin plate toys worth a fortune. the models were mostly on shelves or in glass cases, We were most interested in the trains and old german war ships from the early 1900 .The model... More 

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