Posts Tagged "museum"

Richard Serra: Exhibition

Richard Serra is presenting his “Props, Films, Early works” in the Wiesbaden museum until June 18. The main focus here is artistic action. The aesthetic of the works draws on… Read more

Underground – Exploring the Soil, Discovering Treasures

Planet Earth is just as mysterious as the galaxy. Explore the treasures of Earth and discover the living organisms that live in our soil. This exhibition will be open until… Read more

Farmer’s market

Visit the Hessenpark in Neu-Anspach on March 19 for its famous farmer’s market starting at 10a.m. Enjoy a wide selection of fresh, organic, regional produce; baked goods and more. Admission… Read more

The Amsterdam You Haven’t Seen

The breathtaking city of Amsterdam has a lot to offer! This article offers a few off the beat hidden gems to visit while in this magnificent maritime city.

Transitions – photography exhibition

Andy Schweigel is presenting his favorite photographs in a unique exhibition titled ‘Transitions’ at the Galerie der Stadt Plochingen until March 25. Admission is free. For more information go to… Read more

Germany in the 1960s

Ethiopian photographer Johannes Hailes documented post-war Germany and its struggle to rebuild itself during the 1960s. His stories, portraits and landscape photographs can be seen at the ‘with new eyes’… Read more

Discover the Senckenberg Museum in Frankfurt

Senckenberg (Natural History) Museum in Frankfurt is a fun and educational way to spend an afternoon. This museum is also the home to the most extensive collection of dinosaurs throughout Germany.

New Year in Innsbruck

Innsbruck, Austria, a ski town, has a lot to offer for visitors year round and a special celebration for the New Year that’s a great time for visitors.

Schloss Heidelberg – one of the favorite castles in Germany!

Stroll the Heidelberg Castle’s courtyard and garden, Heidelberg Tun (Big Wine Barrel) and the German Pharmacy Museum (Deutsches Apothekenmuseum).

Christmas Shopping in the Stuttgart area!

With shopping malls in Germany appearing to be now in their heyday, they provide the opportunity for great fun! Here is a list of a few in the Stuttgart area.

The Witch Tower of Idstein!

The charming and remarkable town of Idstein makes a wonderful day trip, which includes viewing sites from the top of Witch Tower (Hexenturm).

Enjoy activities in Amsterdam with your kids!

Amsterdam is famously known for its activities for adults but not necessarily for kids. However, here are a few activities that children will love!

Beer Culture and the Town of Ehingen

Whether you decide to visit Ehingen for its architecture, castles or beer, it makes no difference. This quick drive through the Swabian valley makes a perfect day trip from Stuttgart.

A Historic Town with Mystifying Blue Waters

Be captivated by the quaint town of Blaubeuren. Discover this historic town with its picturesque monastery, half-timbered houses, and mystifying blue waters.

Warnemünde - Baltic Seaside Resort

Warnemünde – a Resort on the Baltic Sea

Visit Warnemünde, the attractive seaside resort of the Baltic Sea. There are many attractions at this seaside resort that will make your visit a memorable one!

Michelstadt Easter Market

Michelstadt Easter Market was the perfect way to ring in spring! It was not only fun and uplifting, but it could also thaw any inner winter chill that may have been lingering.

Wandering in Wallerfangen

Wallerfangen is a municipality in western Germany on the French border. Spending an afternoon here is a great way to embrace the local history.

Winter Fun in the Black Forest

Do you miss this season’s chilly fun? Well come and explore the Baden-Württemberg region as it will not disappoint you.

Fasching Museums in the Black Forest!

If you aren’t able to make it to a parade or outing during Fasching week in February; have no fear, head to two Fasching museums in the Black Forest.

Ringing in the New Year in Innsbruck

Innsbruck, Austria, a ski town, has a lot to offer for visitors year round and a special celebration for the New Year that’s a great time for visitors.

Shopping Malls in the Stuttgart Area

With shopping malls in Germany appearing to be now in their heyday, they provide the opportunity for great fun! Here is a list of a few in the Stuttgart area.

Heidelberg Castle’s Wine Barrel

Stroll the Heidelberg Castle’s courtyard and garden, Heidelberg Tun (Big Wine Barrel) and the German Pharmacy Museum (Deutsches Apothekenmuseum).

Discover Idstein from the Witch Tower!

The charming and remarkable town of Idstein makes a wonderful day trip, which includes viewing sites from the top of Witch Tower (Hexenturm).

A Visit to the Nazi Party Rally Grounds

Take a little history trip at Nürnberg’s Nazi Party Rally Grounds Museum. This museum documents the rise and fall of the Nazi Party in Germany with specific focus on the rallies and trials in Nürnberg.

Amsterdam with Kids

Amsterdam is famously known for its activities for adults but not necessarily for kids. However, here are a few activities that children will love!

Living History in the Black Forest

The living history farmstead Schwarzwälder Freilichtmuseum Vogtbauernhof warrants a visit! The over 400 year old open-museum is interactive and fun for all.

Madrid’s Mercado de San Miguel

After embarking on a 9 day road trip through France and Switzerland to Spain, we said adios to our waistlines when entering Madrid’s Mercado de San Miguel.

Pfahlbau Museum– Stone Age Dwellings

Pfalhbau is an interactive and educational museum. It presents archaeologically reconstructed versions of lake dwellings of the Neolithic and Bronze Ages.

Step Back in Time in the Black Forest

Vogtsbauernhof Outdoor Museum is a sprawling area that offers sunshine, fresh air, countryside views and a look into historic farmhouses of yesteryear.

Sonnenbühl Easter Egg Museum

Sonnenbühl is a quaint, friendly town with one of the few Easter Egg Museums in Germany, caves for exploration, Michelin star restaurants and more.

Bebenhausen Kloster and Schloss

Just outside of Stuttgart is a must see medieval town called Bebenhausen. There you will find the last home of King Wilhelm II, a Baroque and Renaissance styled monastery and picturesque trails.

Long Night in the Museum – March 14th

Stuttgart will host the live and vibrant Long Night in the Museum on March 14th from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. This creative and interesting event for families has ninety museums and galleries participating.

Porsche Museum- A Car Enthusiast’s Haven

The Porsche Museum is a car enthusiast’s haven with its incredible architecturally designed building that houses interactive and informative exhibitions.

Look Around Historic Limburg?

Come discover Limburg an der Lahn, an historic town in Hesse, for its beautiful medieval churches and half-timbered houses, boat trips, festivals and more.

Explore Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a well-preserved medieval town well-worth exploring.

Neustadt an der Weinstraße

Neustadt is known for its wine festivals, castles, museums and more.

Zürich – The Best of all Worlds

The beautiful Swiss city of Zürich has outdoor adventures, dining, shopping, nightlife, festivals and more.

Chocolate Lovers Guide to Germany

The Chocoholic’s Guide to Germany

Sample chocolate delights, learn the history of chocolate, take classes, visit museums and attend one of the largest chocolate festivals in the world.

Nuremberg, the Bavarian Jewel

Nuremberg, the Bavarian Jewel

Nuremberg offers a towering castle, Gothic churches, romantic corners and a rich history.

Dialog In The Dark

Story by Corinna Emser Photo courtesy of Dialog Museum, Frankfurt If you lose one of your senses, all others are heightened. If you lie with your eyes closed on the couch,… Read more