Located in a former tram depot in the district of Schwanheim, the Verkehrsmuseum: Museum of Transport is entirely devoted to ... More
Located in a former tram depot in the district of Schwanheim, the Verkehrsmuseum: Museum of Transport is entirely devoted to the 130-year-old history of public transport in Frankfurt. The exhibition includes around 30 vehicles such as the first horse-drawn carriage used by the Frankfurt Tram Company in 1872, as well as vintage buses, trams, and more modern means of transport. Historical underground maps, signal boxes, signs, pictures, uniforms and a collection of tickets complete the collection. Check website for exact timings.
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.
The Old Opera House still looks as magnificent and imposing as it did when it was opened by Kaiser Wilhelm
I in 1880. The building was financed by wealthy Frankfurt citizens and was designed in an Italian Renaissance style ...
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 ...