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Stepping back to the old trades, tools and machinery

A fascinating museum that goes back in time to the old trades such as printing, shoe-making and... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2017
Ian C
London, United Kingdom
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Well done!

I couldn't read a thing (all in German). But the stories were well told in photos and exhibits, a... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2017
Eugene, Oregon
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Nov 8, 2018
Jul 12, 2017
“Stepping back to the old trades, tools and machinery”
Maria-Ward-Platz 1, 94469 Deggendorf, Bavaria, Germany
+49 991 2960555
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Reviewed November 8, 2018

The museum features exhibits about the history trades in Deggendorf, Bavaria. Some of us wonder how villages became cities and survived to the present, and this museum tells that story for Deggendorf. Unfortunately, all the narratives and videos are in German, so non speakers have...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

A fascinating museum that goes back in time to the old trades such as printing, shoe-making and leather-working. It also covers a little bit of technology and design with, for example, a display of old rDios. Inexpensive admission along with rhe adjacent museum and it...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

I couldn't read a thing (all in German). But the stories were well told in photos and exhibits, a great stop!

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed April 2, 2017

This is an interesting trip to the past. You will see how people made for living in the 19th or early 20th century. Especially interesting for people who come from small towns or villages because they may remember some tools or equipment from their childhood.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed May 3, 2014

go back in time and see how the craftsman did their work. amazing. their tools, their machines..learn how animal skin is cleaned and processed for clothing, shoes etc.

Date of experience: May 2014
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Reviewed November 5, 2011

The museum of crafts is the only one of this kind in Lower Bavaria. Audio- and film documents complete the historical collection. The first part is about craft history from beginning to present. Printing part: history of the development of small-scale technology. Department "apprentice-journeyman-master": depiction...More

Date of experience: August 2011
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