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Possible to see violin maker in Fussen?

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Possible to see violin maker in Fussen?

Hello,

We will be traveling to Fussen in March 2013. Is there a violin maker we could observe crafting a violin? Is there a violin specific museum?

And, are there mandolin makers in Fussen as well?

Thank you!

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1. Re: Possible to see violin maker in Fussen?

Not sure about Fuessen, but nearby Mittenwald is the violin maker center in Bavaria.

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2. Re: Possible to see violin maker in Fussen?

As Treplow says, Mittenwald is a violin making center. There is even a violin-making museum. When we were there several years ago there was a violin shop on the main pedestrian street, and we were lucky to see a craftsman making an instrument. Here's a link to the museum. alpenwelt-karwendel.de/en/violin-making-muse…

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3. Re: Possible to see violin maker in Fussen?

You can go to the Füssener Stadtmuseum:

Lechhalde 3, 87629 Füssen

fuessen.de/kultur-und-kulinarik/geigen-und-l…

4. Re: Possible to see violin maker in Fussen?

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