This white, 120 metre-high silo was built in 1961 by the Henninger brewery to store up to 16,000 tons of barley. As such, it ... More
This white, 120 metre-high silo was built in 1961 by the Henninger brewery to store up to 16,000 tons of barley. As such, it is the tallest brewery in the country. 761 steps lead up to the viewing platform which offers fine views of the city and the surrounding countryside. A rotating restaurant is located in the tower along with a small museum devoted to the history of brewing. The building is also linked with a major sporting event: every year, the world's best cyclists meet to race round the Henninger Tower circuit.
The Museum of Communication (Museum für Kommunikation Frankfurt) explores the history of communication and its various pathways throughout history. Exhibits
include the history of writing, freight transport and travel, and new media.
Located in a beautiful villa on the Museumsufer, the Museum der Weltkulturen was fully renovated and reopened in 1998. The
museum now houses temporary exhibitions devoted to different regions, cultures and ways of life, with the aim of promoting ...
In the Middle Ages, this steep roofed Gothic building was the center of Frankfurt's rag trade and was the place
where cloth was stored, weighed and measured. At the outer wall you can still see the measuring cylinder used ...