Deutsches Museum, the world's largest museum of science and technology, welcomes about 1.5 million visitors each year. You can explore nearly 28,000 objects in 50 science and technology fields. Founded in 1903 on the initiative of engineer Oskar von Miller, the museum's main site is on Museum Island in the Isar river. (Two other spots in the city host additional exhibit spaces.) Explore the museum's interactive exhibits dedicated to natural sciences, telecommunications, tunnel construction, technical toys, astronautics, bridge building, marine navigation, aerospace, and much more. Photography is permitted, so don't forget your camera. Deutsches Museum is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , custom trip planner Edition.
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It seems like this musueum has had the same exhibition for more than 50 years. You have a number of objects on display with small signs telling e.g. "This steam machine ifs from 1989 from Karlsruhe...
It seems like this musueum has had the same exhibition for more than 50 years. You have a number of objects on display with small signs telling e.g. "This steam machine ifs from 1989 from Karlsruhe... more »
So much to see in this museum that you could spend a whole day here. Lots to do and each generation will not get bored. You have to get tickets online and the cafe provides a nice rest point.
So much to see in this museum that you could spend a whole day here. Lots to do and each generation will not get bored. You have to get tickets online and the cafe provides a nice rest point. more »
A great and huge museum to learn about different topics. Just in some parts English translation was not available and the design of the museum is a bit odd (We had to go back on our steps to get into the next floor). But it is a very nice place even to go with kids.
A very expansive science and technology museum... Definitely worth the visit. It was an interesting counterpoint to the London Science museum with a lot less crossover than you'd think. English support was mostly good with only a handful of exhibits not having English labels.
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