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German Christmas Museum (Deutsches Weihnachtsmuseum)

Herrngasse 1, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9861 409365
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Interesting museum

Interesting museum showing the origins and history of ornaments and Christmas trees housed upstairs... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Expected more

A rather average museum museum is cute and lots of Xmas things to buy. Expected more Xmas history... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Herrngasse 1, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9861 409365
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting museum showing the origins and history of ornaments and Christmas trees housed upstairs in the Christmas Shop. When we were there, the museum was fairly empty so we could take our time to look at the displays and read the descriptions which were written...More

Thank RHF1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A rather average museum museum is cute and lots of Xmas things to buy. Expected more Xmas history. Could not take any photos in the museum which was rather sad

Thank Dramaticlor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anything and everything for Christmas that you could want. This store just keeps going and going. Very nicely displayed.

Thank clubmedd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is located within the Kathe Wolfart Christmas shop & it's the shop that's the showstopper, the museum is a more sober display of artefacts from xmas past, a small collection of showcases detailing the progression from simple home made decorations in the late...More

Thank mrstraveller1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a very nice museum. Actually it's a Christmas store. The visit is totally worth it. You will find anything you might be looking for the holiday season in one single store.

Thank eduardops60
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The museum is rather dated. While a lot of the old artifacts are cool, they layout and exhibits are very contrasting to the store downstairs. See this place but don't spend more than an hour. The store is wonderful however.

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

If you are just a little into xmas with all its traditions and decorating, you'll love this place. Could have spent more time than i did bit will definately go back if I come to town again

Thank SolliSka
Reviewed 15 June 2017

It's really just an excuse to sell merchandise. Possibly some interest for children who don't know the history of how Christmas is celebrated

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Here in 2011. Back again in 2017. There is no more amazing collection of christmas thru the ages followed by the ability to purchase an heirloom for the tree. a must see

Thank stephenf497
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This is two floors crammed with every possible Xmas ornament and decoration that could possible exist.

Thank PeterAZ
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8 February 2015|
Response from RonnieM5 |
Details from their website - Museum is open every day from 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. from 1 April to 23 December. Special opening hours apply on the following days: All Saints’ Day, 1 November 2016 Midday to 5.00... More