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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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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

With my husband liking model railways we decided to pay a visit. The museum is on the far side of town a short walk from the centre. The model railway was quite big but certainly no where near as good as others we have seen with only one train moving. The toy collection was quite random. Some items of interest... More 

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tucson
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125 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 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
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 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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94 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 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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125 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 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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208 reviews
81 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 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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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 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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58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 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
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 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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71 attraction reviews
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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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Address: Peterstrasse 20, 65385 Ruedesheim am Rhein, Hesse, Germany
Phone Number: 0 67 22 - 4 02 47 77
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Ruedesheim am Rhein

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