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Very interesting even for the non interested

We visited here in July my husband was keen and I was not. I was pleasantly surprised. We Had a... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
CHELLEFOUBISTER
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Wick, United Kingdom
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We are wood!

Surprising museum with a history of logging in the area and many reassembled old alpine houses made... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Geoff A
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Laubau 12, 83324 Ruhpolding, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

Free entry to this museum with the card, it is on three floors. It is a great history of the logging industry in the area. Start at the lowest floor, and watch the film in the lovely little theatre there. While it is in German,...More

Thank Sarlaur
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We visited here in July my husband was keen and I was not. I was pleasantly surprised. We Had a lovely afternoon here. There were amazing exhibits inside then out the back, many houses/wooden cabins built as the mountain cabins would have been. We were...More

Thank CHELLEFOUBISTER
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Surprising museum with a history of logging in the area and many reassembled old alpine houses made of wood that you can visit.

Thank Geoff A
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Nice small museum on traditional woodcutters/lumberjacks - how they lived and worked up through the 1960's. Needless to say it was not easy harvesting wood in the Alps!!!! However for non-German speakers, it's tough to get your money's worth out of this museum because there...More

1  Thank pesti13
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Although everything was in German only, there is enough interactive stuff for all ages that you can follow along without knowing German. The outside building dedicated to the different crafts surrounding the wood workers are interesting and the small playground for kids is a nice...More

Thank lostinprague
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This museum was part of the free activities offers by the Extra card, which you receive when staying in a hotel in Ruhpolding. We could walk there from our accommodation and were so pleasantly surprised by it. The indoor part of the museum is dedicated...More

Thank NaHu11
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Good place to spend an hour or two, very well set out. Everything is in German, but you can a leaflet describing the basics in English. found the place very interesting.

Thank iandjonhols
Reviewed 21 June 2016

We walked here from Ruhpolding but you can get the local bus and get off at Laubau. This is just across the road. It started to rain while we were there so was good to get indoors. Educational and interesting. It was raining heavy when...More

Thank HILARYOMAGH
Reviewed 17 February 2016

What a lovely surprise was this museum, like the Tardis. The Lady on the entrance desk was very helpful. Although most of the museum is in German, she gives you an English translation that you can read as you go round. It is on several...More

1  Thank Daviesfamily996
Reviewed 18 September 2015

A nice woodcutters museum to visit, all wording is in German however but it is easy to follow as much of it is set buildings to walk round or pictorial. There is free entry with the extracard and also the bus there is free with...More

2  Thank Steve M
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