The history of technology, a huge subject presented in a huge museum. Since its foundation in 1906, the exhibition area of ... More
The history of technology, a huge subject presented in a huge museum. Since its foundation in 1906, the exhibition area of the Deutsches Museum has gradually expanded to 55,000 square meters (592015.36 square feet). This museum is unique in its concentration on the history and development of technology and natural science. Numerous objects and interactive models (eg. a planetarium and coal mine) are used to demonstrate mankind's progress over the centuries. See website for further details.
Towards the end of the 17th Century wealthy Hamburgers began to build country houses with gardens in the fashion of
the Dutch and French baroque style. One of these houses is the Glockenhaus (bell house) at Billwerder Billdeich 72, ...
Situated on Museum Island, the Bode Museum features a wide collection of Byzantine Art. Originally conceived as a "Museum for
the Christian World," the building now houses several smaller collections. The Children's Gallery is a cultural center that makes ...
With some 600 books to his name, Polish author Jozef Ignacy Kraszewski was one of the world's most productive writers.
His former home in Dresden (from 1873 79) has now been turned into a museum which offers an insight ...