Vulkanpark-Erlebniszentrum, © Klaus-Peter Kappest

Museums

The museum landscape of the Eifel is diverse: from settlement and cultural history to geological history and volcanism.

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Archäologisches Museum Maifeld

Münstermaifeld

"Maifeld Archaeological Museum" in Münstermaifeld Permanent exhibition "Wealth Power. Salvation".

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Im Besucherbergwerk Grube Bendisberg, © Vulkanpark, Martin Christ

Besucherbergwerk "Grube Bendisberg" in Langenfeld

Langenfeld

The 3-shaft-visitor mine "Grube Bendisberg" offers awesome insights deep in the inside of the earth. Old miner-traditions become alive in midst of broken stones.

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Abtauchen in die Stollenwelt, © Eifel Tourismus GmbH, D. Ketz

Deutsches Schieferbergwerk

Mayen

In a tunnel system, visitors get an insight into the slate mining of bygone days.

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Unterirdische Entdeckungen im Eifelmuseum, © Eifel Tourismus GmbH, D. Ketz

Eifelmuseum - EifelTotal

Mayen

Genovevaburg castle is a symbol of the town of Mayen. It can be seen from far and wide, towering over the town centre. Inside, it is home to the Eifelmuseum with the exhibiton "EifelTotal" and the German Slate Quarry Museum.

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Erlebnismuseum Münstermaifeld

Münstermaifeld

The Homeland and Adventure Museum in Münstermaifeld The Homeland and Adventure Museum (Heimat- und Erlebnismuseum) in the old priory in Münstermaifeld promises a journey back in time to the world inhabited by our great and great-great grandparents.

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Erlebniswelten Grubenfeld, Spannende Einblicke, © Vulkanpark, Martin Christ

Erlebniswelten Grubenfeld (mining site Experience Worlds)

Mayen

What did humans do with the volcanic rocks? What did they create from them? How did they obtain these rocks? And how were they able to shape them? The quarry field Volcano Park experience centre has interesting answers to all these questions.

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Schlafzimmer, © Hans Heuser - Strolch-Foto

Heimatmuseum "Christinas Stube"

Polch

The Christinas Stuben Museum shows the collections and bequests of Gisela and Fred Ackermann

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Weinmuseum, © Rainer Rühle

Historisches Wein- & Heimatmuseum Kobern-Gondorf

Kobern-Gondorf

Learn about wine production with the former equipment and methods in the wine museum. Or get an understanding of everyday life and the working world in the 19th and early 20th century in the local history museum.
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Amerikanische Studenten im Museum, © Heinz Spurzem

Karnevalsmuseum

Mayen

Visit the fascinating world of the carnival of Mayen and its 5th season of year.

Delve into the unique and fascinating world of the carnival in Mayen from the beginnings until today.
Why do we celebrate carnival? Even if you already know the answer on that you will learn more than facts and figures in the carnival museum of Mayen…

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Schautafel-Museum Winningen, © Museum Winningen

Museum Winningen

Winningen

Founded in 1968, the Museum Winningen is a cultural history museum and is located in a listed building built in 1833 by Claudius von Lassaulx, "Royal Prussian Master Builder of the Rhine Province". Main topics are: Viticulture, local history, August Horch
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