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Fabulous and moving place, to visit alone or with family... Kids will love... Adult kids as well!

The place is at once a factory, a shop and a museum dedicated to gingerbread and typical alsatian... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jean-Charles L
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Chatelet, Belgium
via mobile
Fairytale

Super cool place !! Back to childhood and so so many sweets! Great place for all kids even the ones... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2017
Sabinacri
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Timisoara, Romania
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“Fabulous and moving place, to visit alone or with family... Kids will love... Adult kids as well!”
May 28, 2018
“Bit twee! ”
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is at once a factory, a shop and a museum dedicated to gingerbread and typical alsatian pastries and cookies-making. The museum is admirably designed and so moving, you feel like coming back to childhood, its best and most cheerful and warm-hearted moments. Let...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jean-Charles L
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

History of spices and trade etc was interesting. More fun with small children. There were dresser drawers to open and discover ginger facts and a gaudy gingerville display. Interactive programme I tried didn’t work. 4€ entry so I made sure I ate a lot of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

In talking with the clerk at the entrance, she said that the displays had explanations in French, German, and English; so paid my 4 euro to see the museum. It had many signs explaining the history of gingerbread. There was a set of drawers where...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Fred T
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Super cool place !! Back to childhood and so so many sweets! Great place for all kids even the ones that pretends to be adults 🙈. Enjoy!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Sabinacri
Reviewed October 30, 2016

great place to visit, specially for those who go now and around Christmas time as they are preparing everything for the festivities fantastic for old and young alike for a couple of euros you can even decorate your own gingerbread man also tasting all the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank joelle-leona
Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Fun gingerbread shop with factory. Lots of little gifts- storks and gingerbread. Quick stop after zeyssolf winery tour

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed January 8, 2016

The palace is a wonderful place which you will only find in" Fairy Tales". The "star" product here is the Gingerbread Cookies. The cookies comes in many shapes and sizes. It is a family run business for more than 2 generations. What a charming spot...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

small museum totally made for kids. Lots of interactive screens explain the history of the gingerbread and how it is produced (bakers are off on Fridays though).

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank The_Swiss_One
Reviewed August 12, 2014

There are two things that you can do here. Either pay a small fee and have a wonder through a number of rooms explaining the history of the spiced biscuits then see the biscuits being produced or you can miss this out and just go...More

Date of experience: July 2014
4  Thank jeaton72
Reviewed October 29, 2013

Thought the place looks cute and interesting. But there were closed when we got there. Little did we know that everywhere closes for lunch between 12pm and 2pm.

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Jingyu
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