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Museum Boppard

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Great opportunity to see the Electoral Castle

We were interested in seeing the Bentwood chair collection but ended up learning a lot more about... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2016
travelpal600
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Tucker, Georgia
Bentwood Chair Bliss

Great small local museum, right on the Rhine. Climb to the top floor for amazing views of the Rhine... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Barbara G
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Burlington, Vermont
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Our museum has experienced many changes throughout its over one hundred-year residence in the Electoral Castle. One of the most sweeping changes involved refurbishing and restoring the building. Now complete, the castle and its history have been...more
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Burgplatz 2 | Electoral Castle, 56154 Boppard, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great small local museum, right on the Rhine. Climb to the top floor for amazing views of the Rhine River, and for that matter in all directions. Not much in English but a small fee for a really nice museum.

Thank Barbara G
Reviewed 28 September 2018

We were there in connection with one of our many trips to Boppard and were very eager to see the museum when it opened up a few years ago but unfortunately they did not have so many things to show.

Thank Katarina R
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Just down the river from this charming museum, Boppard has a WWII Rhine River crossing marker from the US 3rd Army. The location departing the museum, is following along the Rhine on Rheinalle Street, to the intersection of Gymnasium Street. The marker is set in...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2017

interesting and very quiet a bit small for a museum would reccommend if its cold pop in and have a look

Thank clifford c
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The townscape from the 1700s is worth the price of admission and the building is fun to explore. The museum is just a short walk from the town center. If you enjoy TV shows like "How It's Made", you'll really like the furniture exhibit.

Thank NaomiHouston
Reviewed 18 May 2017

In the middle of the 19th Century, Thonet invented the process for making bentwood furniture. This fascinating museum not only shows some amazing examples of his work but tells the story of his life and explains the process he used. Born in Boppard, he moved...More

Thank Windsor77
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We seemed to be the only visitors and found an interesting collection of bentwood furniture and little else. We climbed to the top of the tower where the views were interesting but there were no seating facilities on offer.

Thank takethefinesse
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The Bentwood furniture exhibits and the history of the company were interesting as the process was developed in Boppard but most of the building appeared empty and under used. Without a knowledge of German little could be gleaned of the significance of the historical exibits.

Thank 77whiskers
Reviewed 14 December 2016

We were interested in seeing the Bentwood chair collection but ended up learning a lot more about the 2000 year history of Boppard in this city museum. We enjoyed seeing this lovingly restored Electoral Castle that houses the museum.

Thank travelpal600
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Fairly new opened museum near the center of Boppard which had a reasonable entry fee of 3€. The building is very nice (gray and white trim) and the inside was more sparse than I anticipated. There is a Bentwood collection of chairs and mostly furniture....More

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Management response:Responded 8 February 2017
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Lieber Besucher, wir freuen uns, dass Sie Gast in unserem Museum waren und uns Ihren Eindruck wiedergegeben haben. Unsere Kurfürstliche...More

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