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Black Forest Museum (Schwarzwaldmuseum)

Wallfahrtstr. 4, 78098 Triberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7722 4434
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Outsized History

The Black Forest Open Air Museum is located between Hausach and Gutach in the Black Forest... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2017
Henderson, Nv.
Lots to see

So much to see and well worth seeing on a rainy day! Many subject areas covered, but particularly... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2017
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Wallfahrtstr. 4, 78098 Triberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7722 4434
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

The Black Forest Open Air Museum is located between Hausach and Gutach in the Black Forest (Schwarzwald) of Germany, this interactive museum has several huge buildings that have been relocated from different parts of the Schwarzwald. They were once inhabited by local families, one dating...More

Thank toomacks
Reviewed September 22, 2017

So much to see and well worth seeing on a rainy day! Many subject areas covered, but particularly interesting were the automated musical items - a couple of which will play for the price of 1 or 2 Euros. Also early cuckoo clocks and a...More

1  Thank pumpkinbunny
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Very interesting and enjoyable ,well worth investing few extra euros to set musical exhibits in motion and further round the tour to set model trains off on their journeys .Lots of things to look at so you can easily pass few happy hours .If you...More

Thank Ted M
Reviewed August 4, 2017

The museum is much bigger than you'd think from the outside appearance. The regional traditional and modern industries are represented as well as musical instruments, rock formations, cakes and fashion.

Thank A B
Reviewed August 3, 2017

Raise your hand if you think museum visit is destined for rainy day activity? Yeah, I didn't think so. Open-Air Museum of Old Japanese Farm Houses is one prime example. The Schwarzwaldmuseum, or Black Forest Open-Air Museum, is even better. We visited on a sunny...More

2  Thank ckm818
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I spent about an hour going through here. Has a lot more to it than you expect from the outside. Not spectacular but still worthwhile to see some of the history of the area

Thank andyhans
Reviewed July 13, 2017

It is an oddly laid out place, but worth exploring every room and floor. I loved it! I enjoyed the old cloths that look more like costumes. Hidden past the café is bob sledding and old stereo equipment. There is a train and a gem...More

Thank Rudi R
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Enjoyed seeing wood carvings and clocks up close but had I known there were hardly any English translations and audio was only in German, we would not have visited.

Thank AdventuringNow
Reviewed July 5, 2017

This museum was very much a small local museum, but the layout was odd, and didn't make much sense. Most of the displays are in German, so if you don't speak it, get an audio guide (I ended up spending most of the time translating...More

1  Thank Kristen B
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Museum has a lot of music instruments found in Black Forest as well Custom Clothings and life stories

Thank Mikey G
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September 10, 2017|
Response from stephenf497 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was 5 or 6 Euro. We were there off-season but i dont think the price varies