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Deutsches Elfenbeinmuseum

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Museum with an unusual subject

We came ther by accident and never expected to find a museum about ivory carving in the "middle of... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
Ralf K
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Karlsruhe
Unusual subject : Ivory

Fantastic exhibition of what is now a forbidden material. all sorts of items carved from ivory. I... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2014
MustaphaPAsta
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Callander, United Kingdom
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10 Dec 2017
“Museum with an unusual subject”
31 Aug 2014
“Highly recommended”
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Marktplatz 7 | Schloss Erbach, 64711 Erbach, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

We came ther by accident and never expected to find a museum about ivory carving in the "middle of Germany". It's very interesting to see the different items that were made out of ivory

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Reviewed 31 August 2014

The Deutsche Elfenbeinmuseum (German Ivorymuseum) is a fascinating museum. Ivorycarving was introduced to the area at the end of the 18th century by the then reigning count Franz I. The works were soon presented to the general public and that was the beginning of a...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2014

Fantastic exhibition of what is now a forbidden material. all sorts of items carved from ivory. I felt a little uncomfortable because of the material but this place reminds us of how cruel mankind can be to animals yet is artistically splendid.

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