Heinz Nixdorf Museumsforum, Roboter Peter und Petra, © Heinz Nixdorf Museumsforum

Mu­seums of Nat­ur­al His­tory and Sci­ence

Ex­per­i­ence des­tin­a­tions in­vite vis­it­ors on jour­neys of dis­cov­ery

Exploring, experimenting, researching and trying things out is the clear focus at some popular experience destinations. Visitors participate in entire series of experiments that challenge the intellect and really make heads spin, for example. Planetariums whisk space pilots away to distant stars and strange galaxies.  Various aspects of everyday life play a role in varied permanent exhibitions. Some institutions are even dedicated to presenting an element, other establishments dissect the scientific links between flora and fauna from a natural history perspective. Anyone who wants to find out more about physical laws, chemical processes and technical advances will certainly expand their horizons in many different ways at the educational establishments.

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Deutsches Sport & Olympia Museum, Innenansicht, Besucherandrang, © Deutsches Sport & Olympia Museum

Ger­man Sports & Olympics Mu­seum Co­logne

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Aussenansicht Deutsches Fußballmuseum Dortmund - direkt am Hauptbahnhof, © Deutsches Fußballmuseum Dortmund

Ger­man Foot­ball Mu­seum Dortmund

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Der Neubau des Kunstmuseums Bonn stammt von dem Berliner Architekten Axel Schultes. Er wurde 1992 eröffnet, © Kunstmuseum Bonn, Foto: David Ertl

Kun­st­mu­seum Bonn

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Museum_Ludwig_Dieter_Jacobi.jpg, © Dieter Jacobi

Mu­seum Lud­wig in Co­logne

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Museum Folkwang Essen at night, © Peter Wieler

Mu­seum Folk­wang in Es­sen

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Ausblick auf das alte Dorf, © Foto Sabine König

Ber­gisch Open-Air Mu­seum Lind­lar

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In the residential and studio building, guests can experience a multimedia and interactive exhibition on the life and work of the artist August Macke, © Axel Hartmann

Mu­seum Au­gust Macke Haus

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Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Graphisches Kabinett, © Wallraf-Richartz-Museum

Wallraf-Richartz Mu­seum & Fond­a­tion Cor­boud in Co­logne

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Exterior view Gasometer Oberhausen, © Gasometer Oberhausen, Dirk Böttger

Gas­o­met­er Ober­hausen

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Das LVR-LandesMuseum Bonn ist eines der ältesten Museen Deutschlands. Seine Fassade strahlt Modernität aus, © LVR-LandesMuseum Bonn

LVR-Landes­Mu­seum Bonn

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